The first table below looks at the demand for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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 West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 130 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DOM 13 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate £275 - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £322 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.26
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 589 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.23% 25.04% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 364 510
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.60
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 West

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DOM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 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.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £281 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £313 -
Devon - - - -
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
4 6 (46.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) DTV
5 4 (30.77%) Streaming Video
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) OpenEdge
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) SonicMQ
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) IPTV
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) MPEG
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) DVB
7 2 (15.38%) WebSpeed
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (23.08%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) DVB
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (15.38%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Progress Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) SonicMQ
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DTV
1 4 (30.77%) Streaming Video
2 2 (15.38%) IPTV
2 2 (15.38%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Web Design
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (7.69%) Fortran
3 1 (7.69%) Pascal
3 1 (7.69%) Prolog
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Progress