The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 262 222 228
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +6
Contract jobs citing DOM 5 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.27% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 1.15% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
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£400 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
- +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2372 2257 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.57% 23.18% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1301 1067
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 136
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOM across the South East region.

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the South East region.

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DOM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 5 £400 +60.00%
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 2
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DOM.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) HTML5
2 19 (86.36%) CSS3
2 19 (86.36%) AngularJS
3 15 (68.18%) Backbone.js
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Mobile App
4 14 (63.64%) User Experience
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) OO
6 10 (45.45%) HTTP
6 10 (45.45%) Dojo
6 10 (45.45%) RESTful
6 10 (45.45%) Web Development
6 10 (45.45%) User Stories
7 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
9 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (22.73%) Adobe
10 5 (22.73%) Web Services
10 5 (22.73%) XML
11 4 (18.18%) Java
11 4 (18.18%) Java EE
11 4 (18.18%) Social Media
11 4 (18.18%) Time Management
11 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS3
2 19 (86.36%) HTML5
2 19 (86.36%) AngularJS
3 15 (68.18%) Backbone.js
4 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) RESTful
5 10 (45.45%) Dojo
6 9 (40.91%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) XML
10 4 (18.18%) Java EE
10 4 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (18.18%) Sass
11 3 (13.64%) WCF
11 3 (13.64%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Mobile App
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.55%) Animation
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) Web Development
3 10 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Facebook
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com