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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 233 227 208
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing DOM 16 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
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£388 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £400 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
2295 2023 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.03% 24.02% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1091 1008
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 94
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 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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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 - 6 £400 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £260 -
Surrey - 2 £375 - 1
Kent - - - -
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (92.59%) HTML
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 19 (70.37%) HTML5
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (55.56%) CSS3
6 14 (51.85%) XML
7 12 (44.44%) Ajax
8 11 (40.74%) User Experience
8 11 (40.74%) Backbone.js
9 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) OO
10 9 (33.33%) .NET
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) Java
11 8 (29.63%) HTTP
11 8 (29.63%) User Stories
11 8 (29.63%) RESTful
12 7 (25.93%) Web Development
13 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 6 (22.22%) Java EE
13 6 (22.22%) Dojo
13 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (18.52%) REST
14 5 (18.52%) JSP
14 5 (18.52%) C#
14 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 19 (70.37%) HTML5
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 15 (55.56%) CSS3
5 14 (51.85%) XML
6 12 (44.44%) Ajax
7 11 (40.74%) Backbone.js
8 9 (33.33%) Web Services
8 9 (33.33%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) RESTful
10 6 (22.22%) Java EE
10 6 (22.22%) Dojo
10 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (18.52%) REST
11 5 (18.52%) JSP
11 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
11 5 (18.52%) SOAP
12 4 (14.81%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) User Experience
2 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Social Media
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Animation
5 2 (7.41%) Web 2.0
6 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Facebook
2 3 (11.11%) Twitter
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) SAP