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 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 491 497 496
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing DOM 115 82 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 53 54
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £400 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
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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
England +2 99 £400 +23.07% 26
London +21 41 £500 +42.85% 16
East of England -13 25 £363 +31.81%
South East -10 13 £225 -34.78% 5
Scotland -7 10 £365 -18.88%
North West -9 9 £396 +5.66% 3
Manchester - 9 £396 - 3
Berkshire +14 6 - - 1
South West -45 5 £350 +40.00%
Salford - 5 £313 - 2
City of London +13 4 £475 +46.15% 7
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £400 +14.28%
Cambridge -10 3 £400 +14.28%
Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £335 -
West Sussex +2 2 £250 -26.47%
Gatwick - 2 £250 -
Middlesex -3 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -19 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Ruislip - - - - 2
Sale - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Windsor - - - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 145 (68.40%) HTML
2 143 (67.45%) JavaScript
3 135 (63.68%) CSS
4 88 (41.51%) HTML5
5 79 (37.26%) CSS3
6 75 (35.38%) Ajax
7 71 (33.49%) jQuery
8 62 (29.25%) OO
9 55 (25.94%) Dojo
9 55 (25.94%) AngularJS
10 54 (25.47%) Java
11 53 (25.00%) MVC
12 50 (23.58%) XML
13 48 (22.64%) Oracle
13 48 (22.64%) Finance
14 43 (20.28%) Responsive Web Design
15 41 (19.34%) Backbone.js
15 41 (19.34%) JSON
16 39 (18.40%) Subversion
17 38 (17.92%) JSP
18 35 (16.51%) Front Office
18 35 (16.51%) Back Office
18 35 (16.51%) TDD
19 34 (16.04%) RESTful
20 30 (14.15%) HTTP
21 29 (13.68%) Retail
21 29 (13.68%) Spring
21 29 (13.68%) LESS
22 28 (13.21%) REST
22 28 (13.21%) Agile Software Development

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (6.60%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.19%) Apache
2 11 (5.19%) Node.js
3 9 (4.25%) CMS
4 7 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.83%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.42%) IIS
6 3 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.42%) Liferay
7 2 (0.94%) Documentum
7 2 (0.94%) WordPress
7 2 (0.94%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.47%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.47%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) GIMP
3 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (10.38%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (7.55%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.42%) Tridion
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.36%) GitHub
2 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.15%) HTTP
2 9 (4.25%) Internet
3 2 (0.94%) DVB
3 2 (0.94%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.77%) MySQL
3 7 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.83%) Hazelcast
4 6 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (18.40%) Subversion
2 24 (11.32%) Maven
3 14 (6.60%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.19%) Grunt
5 10 (4.72%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.77%) Firebug
6 8 (3.77%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.30%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (2.83%) JIRA
8 6 (2.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (2.36%) Selenium
9 5 (2.36%) Ant
9 5 (2.36%) JUnit
9 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.89%) Yeoman
10 4 (1.89%) Bower
11 3 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.42%) Xcode
12 2 (0.94%) NetBeans
General
1 48 (22.64%) Finance
2 35 (16.51%) Front Office
2 35 (16.51%) Back Office
3 29 (13.68%) Retail
4 9 (4.25%) Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Electronics
5 3 (1.42%) Publishing
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.94%) Billing
6 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 166 (78.30%) Developer
2 34 (16.04%) Java Developer
2 34 (16.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (13.68%) UI Developer
4 28 (13.21%) Front-End Developer
4 28 (13.21%) Consultant
5 27 (12.74%) UI Programmer
6 24 (11.32%) Web Developer
7 21 (9.91%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (4.25%) Functional Consultant
9 8 (3.77%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 8 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.30%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Oracle Portal Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (2.83%) Portal Developer
12 5 (2.36%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (1.89%) Architect
14 3 (1.42%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (68.40%) HTML
2 135 (63.68%) CSS
3 88 (41.51%) HTML5
4 79 (37.26%) CSS3
5 75 (35.38%) Ajax
6 71 (33.49%) jQuery
7 55 (25.94%) Dojo
7 55 (25.94%) AngularJS
8 50 (23.58%) XML
9 41 (19.34%) JSON
9 41 (19.34%) Backbone.js
10 38 (17.92%) JSP
11 34 (16.04%) RESTful
12 29 (13.68%) Spring
12 29 (13.68%) LESS
13 28 (13.21%) REST
14 27 (12.74%) Web Services
15 22 (10.38%) XHTML
16 20 (9.43%) Django
16 20 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.38%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.55%) W3C
3 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.36%) Streaming Video
5 5 (2.36%) Derivative
6 3 (1.42%) DTV
6 3 (1.42%) Open Source
7 2 (0.94%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.94%) MPEG
7 2 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (0.94%) IPTV
8 1 (0.47%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.47%) Animation
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Equities
8 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.02%) Linux
2 9 (4.25%) Android
3 7 (3.30%) Windows
4 6 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.36%) UNIX
6 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.25%) OO
2 53 (25.00%) MVC
3 43 (20.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 35 (16.51%) TDD
5 28 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.32%) ERP
7 22 (10.38%) User Stories
8 17 (8.02%) Web Development
9 15 (7.08%) Web Design
10 13 (6.13%) Software Engineering
11 12 (5.66%) Dependency Management
12 10 (4.72%) Software Architecture
12 10 (4.72%) Scrum
12 10 (4.72%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.25%) OOP
13 9 (4.25%) Unit Testing
14 8 (3.77%) Workflow
14 8 (3.77%) Refactoring
15 7 (3.30%) Validation
15 7 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 143 (67.45%) JavaScript
2 54 (25.47%) Java
3 22 (10.38%) SQL
4 15 (7.08%) XPath
5 10 (4.72%) C#
6 7 (3.30%) C
7 6 (2.83%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.36%) PHP
8 5 (2.36%) C++
8 5 (2.36%) VB
8 5 (2.36%) Ruby
9 4 (1.89%) VBScript
9 4 (1.89%) Scala
9 4 (1.89%) Python
10 2 (0.94%) ECMAScript
10 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (0.94%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (4.72%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.77%) WCAG
2 4 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Section 508
3 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (22.64%) Oracle
2 25 (11.79%) SAP
3 8 (3.77%) hybris
3 8 (3.77%) Twitter
4 6 (2.83%) JBoss
4 6 (2.83%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.89%) Google
6 3 (1.42%) Apple
6 3 (1.42%) Yahoo!
6 3 (1.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.42%) Talend
6 3 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) iRise
8 1 (0.47%) Demandware
8 1 (0.47%) Facebook
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