The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 516 485 474
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Contract jobs citing DOM 61 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13701 13155 12880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.01% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9189 8297 8174
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 275 335
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.02 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DOM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOM within the UK.

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DOM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DOM within the UK.

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DOM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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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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
England -30 57 £400 - 15
London -14 31 £413 +3.12% 10
South East -12 17 £388 -3.12% 3
City of London +6 6 £413 +3.12% 2
Berkshire - 6 £400 - 1
Manchester 0 3 - -
North West -12 3 - -
South West -19 3 - -
Salford - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £260 -
West Midlands -7 2 £325 -13.33%
Surrey - 2 £375 - 1
Birmingham -4 1 £325 -13.33%
East of England -10 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Cambridge - 1 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Watford - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
York - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Bradford - - - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
2 87 (65.41%) HTML
3 77 (57.89%) CSS
4 61 (45.86%) XML
5 59 (44.36%) jQuery
6 49 (36.84%) HTML5
7 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (34.59%) Java
8 41 (30.83%) Ajax
9 32 (24.06%) Oracle
9 32 (24.06%) OO
10 31 (23.31%) CSS3
10 31 (23.31%) AngularJS
11 29 (21.80%) Maven
12 27 (20.30%) Spring
12 27 (20.30%) Linux
13 25 (18.80%) Web Services
13 25 (18.80%) HTTP
13 25 (18.80%) Servlets
14 24 (18.05%) JSON
15 23 (17.29%) Finance
15 23 (17.29%) Backbone.js
15 23 (17.29%) User Experience
16 22 (16.54%) .NET
16 22 (16.54%) Tomcat
17 21 (15.79%) Windows
17 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
17 21 (15.79%) SAX
17 21 (15.79%) Subversion
18 20 (15.04%) SOAP

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 22 (16.54%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.77%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.52%) JBoss
4 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.51%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.51%) Node.js
5 4 (3.01%) IIS
5 4 (3.01%) Apache
6 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.26%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (2.26%) Confluence
7 2 (1.50%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.01%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (3.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.75%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) GitHub
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.80%) HTTP
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) DVB
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.77%) MySQL
2 13 (9.77%) Hazelcast
3 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.75%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (21.80%) Maven
2 21 (15.79%) Subversion
3 17 (12.78%) Eclipse
4 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.51%) Selenium
7 6 (4.51%) JIRA
8 5 (3.76%) Xcode
8 5 (3.76%) Ant
9 4 (3.01%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.50%) JUnit
11 2 (1.50%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.50%) NetBeans
11 2 (1.50%) jMock
11 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.50%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.50%) EasyMock
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Retail
3 12 (9.02%) Front Office
3 12 (9.02%) Back Office
4 8 (6.02%) Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.50%) Legal
7 2 (1.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
8 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (80.45%) Developer
2 36 (27.07%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (9.77%) Consultant
4 13 (9.77%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (7.52%) UI Programmer
6 10 (7.52%) UI Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (4.51%) CRM Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.01%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.01%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.26%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (65.41%) HTML
2 77 (57.89%) CSS
3 61 (45.86%) XML
4 59 (44.36%) jQuery
5 49 (36.84%) HTML5
6 41 (30.83%) Ajax
7 31 (23.31%) CSS3
7 31 (23.31%) AngularJS
8 27 (20.30%) Spring
9 25 (18.80%) Web Services
9 25 (18.80%) Servlets
10 24 (18.05%) JSON
11 23 (17.29%) Backbone.js
12 22 (16.54%) .NET
13 21 (15.79%) SAX
14 20 (15.04%) SOAP
15 19 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (12.78%) XSLT
16 17 (12.78%) JSP
16 17 (12.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) User Experience
2 12 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.51%) W3C
6 5 (3.76%) Wiki
7 4 (3.01%) DTV
7 4 (3.01%) Streaming Video
7 4 (3.01%) Web 2.0
7 4 (3.01%) Social Media
8 3 (2.26%) Animation
8 3 (2.26%) MPEG
9 2 (1.50%) Open Source
10 1 (0.75%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.30%) Linux
2 21 (15.79%) Windows
3 13 (9.77%) Android
3 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.02%) UNIX
5 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.50%) VMS
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) OO
3 18 (13.53%) OOP
4 17 (12.78%) MVC
4 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering
5 13 (9.77%) Web Development
5 13 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (9.02%) ERP
6 12 (9.02%) TDD
7 11 (8.27%) CRM
8 10 (7.52%) User Stories
9 8 (6.02%) Scrum
10 7 (5.26%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.26%) UML
11 6 (4.51%) OOD
11 6 (4.51%) Software Testing
12 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.76%) Analytics
12 5 (3.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
2 46 (34.59%) Java
3 17 (12.78%) C#
3 17 (12.78%) SQL
4 13 (9.77%) XPath
5 7 (5.26%) Ruby
6 6 (4.51%) PHP
6 6 (4.51%) JPQL
7 5 (3.76%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (2.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.26%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) VB
9 2 (1.50%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.75%) VB6
10 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.75%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) Oracle
2 18 (13.53%) SAP
3 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.02%) Adobe
5 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.51%) Twitter
7 3 (2.26%) Facebook
7 3 (2.26%) Google
7 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.50%) Apple
8 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.50%) hybris
9 1 (0.75%) Demandware
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.75%) Perforce
9 1 (0.75%) Dell
9 1 (0.75%) IBM
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
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