The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 606 604 554
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -50
Contract jobs citing DOM 35 31 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.055% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.20% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 45
Median daily rate £370 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £232 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £464 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15383 15205 15053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 26.81% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10761 9852 9840
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 204 207
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 31 £370 -7.50% 15
London -20 17 £425 -5.55% 8
Yorkshire - 5 £370 - 3
Leeds - 5 £370 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £370 -
East Midlands +7 4 £340 -
Scotland -16 4 £350 +30.84%
City of London +37 3 £475 +11.76% 1
Nottingham -4 3 £340 -
Nottinghamshire -5 3 £340 -
Glasgow - 3 £350 -
Birmingham 0 1 £220 - 1
Manchester -3 1 £375 -20.21% 1
North West -4 1 £375 -6.36% 1
Edinburgh -11 1 - -
South East -14 1 - - 2
West Midlands -15 1 £220 - 1
North East - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DOM.

1 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
2 54 (62.79%) HTML
3 46 (53.49%) CSS
4 39 (45.35%) Java
5 37 (43.02%) HTML5
6 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (40.70%) AngularJS
8 29 (33.72%) CSS3
8 29 (33.72%) jQuery
9 28 (32.56%) JSON
9 28 (32.56%) XML
10 27 (31.40%) Ajax
11 26 (30.23%) Front End Development
12 23 (26.74%) XSLT
13 22 (25.58%) TDD
13 22 (25.58%) Node.js
14 21 (24.42%) REST
15 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
16 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
16 19 (22.09%) Finance
16 19 (22.09%) Web Services
16 19 (22.09%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
17 18 (20.93%) Spring
18 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (18.60%) SOAP
19 16 (18.60%) React
20 15 (17.44%) JAXB
20 15 (17.44%) Banking
21 14 (16.28%) OO
21 14 (16.28%) Oracle

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.58%) Node.js
2 7 (8.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) CMS
4 3 (3.49%) IIS
5 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) DVB
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.33%) DSL
3 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.12%) Subversion
3 9 (10.47%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.30%) gulp
4 8 (9.30%) JUnit
5 6 (6.98%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.98%) Maven
6 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.65%) EasyMock
7 4 (4.65%) Grunt
7 4 (4.65%) Selenium
7 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.65%) Toad
8 3 (3.49%) Mocha
8 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.49%) webpack
9 2 (2.33%) Babel
9 2 (2.33%) Bower
9 2 (2.33%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.16%) French Language
4 1 (1.16%) Front Office
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (94.19%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) Java Developer
3 22 (25.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (16.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Angular Developer
6 7 (8.14%) HTML Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (6.98%) iOS Developer
7 6 (6.98%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Digital Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) XML Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Embedded Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Embedded Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Messaging Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (62.79%) HTML
2 46 (53.49%) CSS
3 37 (43.02%) HTML5
4 35 (40.70%) AngularJS
5 29 (33.72%) CSS3
5 29 (33.72%) jQuery
6 28 (32.56%) JSON
6 28 (32.56%) XML
7 27 (31.40%) Ajax
8 23 (26.74%) XSLT
9 21 (24.42%) REST
10 19 (22.09%) Web Services
11 18 (20.93%) Spring
12 16 (18.60%) React
12 16 (18.60%) SOAP
13 15 (17.44%) JAXB
14 14 (16.28%) Backbone.js
14 14 (16.28%) RESTful
15 13 (15.12%) Hibernate
15 13 (15.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) User Experience
2 8 (9.30%) IPTV
3 6 (6.98%) Blockchain
3 6 (6.98%) Cryptocurrency
4 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.81%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (5.81%) Video on Demand
4 5 (5.81%) W3C
5 3 (3.49%) DTV
5 3 (3.49%) iPad
5 3 (3.49%) MHEG
5 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) STB
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Life Science
6 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.16%) Biology
7 1 (1.16%) Blog
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.81%) Unix
4 3 (3.49%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Windows
5 2 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.23%) Front End Development
3 22 (25.58%) TDD
4 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 19 (22.09%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (16.28%) OO
8 12 (13.95%) MVC
8 12 (13.95%) Scrum
8 12 (13.95%) Web Development
9 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.63%) Web Design
11 9 (10.47%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.30%) UML
13 7 (8.14%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (6.98%) iOS Development
15 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
15 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
16 4 (4.65%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
2 39 (45.35%) Java
3 12 (13.95%) SQL
4 8 (9.30%) XPath
5 7 (8.14%) ES6
6 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 5 (5.81%) Ruby
7 4 (4.65%) Groovy
7 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.49%) C
8 3 (3.49%) C#
8 3 (3.49%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.49%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.49%) Python
8 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) WCAG
2 1 (1.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Google
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft