The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 225 229 242
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing DOM 27 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.070% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Average daily rate £300 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £370 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £322 £625
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -48.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £19.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +107.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £19.26
% change year-on-year
- +107.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2228 2060 2374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.12% 24.18% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1083 1203
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 136 101
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.33 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
DOM
England

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 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 33 (91.67%) HTML
1 33 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 33 (91.67%) CSS
2 29 (80.56%) Dojo
3 20 (55.56%) Ajax
3 20 (55.56%) HTML5
4 16 (44.44%) JSON
5 14 (38.89%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
6 13 (36.11%) RESTful
7 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 11 (30.56%) Backbone.js
8 11 (30.56%) CSS3
9 10 (27.78%) User Stories
9 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
9 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (27.78%) OO
9 10 (27.78%) HTTP
10 9 (25.00%) XML
10 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
10 9 (25.00%) Use Case
11 8 (22.22%) jQuery
11 8 (22.22%) J2EE
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (19.44%) Refactoring
13 6 (16.67%) GWT
13 6 (16.67%) Firebug
13 6 (16.67%) Ext JS
13 6 (16.67%) Validation
13 6 (16.67%) XHTML

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Firebug
2 4 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.89%) UI Developer
4 4 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) HTML
1 33 (91.67%) CSS
2 29 (80.56%) Dojo
3 20 (55.56%) Ajax
3 20 (55.56%) HTML5
4 16 (44.44%) JSON
5 13 (36.11%) RESTful
6 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 11 (30.56%) Backbone.js
7 11 (30.56%) CSS3
8 9 (25.00%) XML
9 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) J2EE
10 6 (16.67%) GWT
10 6 (16.67%) Ext JS
10 6 (16.67%) XHTML
11 3 (8.33%) JAXP
11 3 (8.33%) SAX
11 3 (8.33%) XSD
11 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) W3C
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) User Stories
1 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (27.78%) OO
2 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 9 (25.00%) Use Case
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Refactoring
5 6 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.78%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Talend