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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 535 493 456
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -37
Contract jobs citing DOM 46 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.53% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 48
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average 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
14073 13742 12315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 27.14% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9236 8599 7726
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 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 259 304
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -33 39 £400 - 15
London -28 17 £419 +4.68% 10
South East -13 14 £400 - 1
Berkshire +10 10 £400 -
City of London 0 4 £425 +6.25% 2
North West -22 3 £325 -27.77%
Birmingham 0 2 £325 -13.33%
West Midlands -8 2 £325 -16.12%
Manchester -14 2 - -
Salford - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £255 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
York - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 84 (77.06%) JavaScript
2 78 (71.56%) HTML
3 68 (62.39%) CSS
4 50 (45.87%) jQuery
5 47 (43.12%) XML
6 46 (42.20%) HTML5
7 40 (36.70%) Ajax
8 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (31.19%) AngularJS
10 31 (28.44%) CSS3
11 29 (26.61%) Java
12 27 (24.77%) OO
13 26 (23.85%) Backbone.js
14 25 (22.94%) JSON
15 24 (22.02%) User Experience
16 23 (21.10%) Linux
17 22 (20.18%) .NET
18 21 (19.27%) HTTP
19 20 (18.35%) Oracle
20 19 (17.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 18 (16.51%) Servlets
21 18 (16.51%) Web Services
21 18 (16.51%) Spring
22 17 (15.60%) C#
22 17 (15.60%) Windows
23 16 (14.68%) Mobile App
24 15 (13.76%) UNIX
24 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
24 15 (13.76%) MVC
24 15 (13.76%) Java EE

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.34%) Node.js
3 7 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.50%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.59%) JBoss
6 4 (3.67%) IIS
7 3 (2.75%) Confluence
7 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.75%) CMS
7 3 (2.75%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.83%) Apache
8 2 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.67%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.75%) MS Project
3 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.92%) Weka
5 1 (0.92%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.83%) Tridion
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.27%) HTTP
2 5 (4.59%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) DVB
4 1 (0.92%) SSL
4 1 (0.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.17%) MySQL
3 7 (6.42%) Hazelcast
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.92%) Mahout
9 1 (0.92%) HBase
9 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.92%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Maven
2 12 (11.01%) Subversion
3 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.42%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.50%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.50%) Xcode
5 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (3.67%) Grunt
7 3 (2.75%) Selenium
7 3 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.75%) Bower
7 3 (2.75%) Yeoman
8 2 (1.83%) QUnit
9 1 (0.92%) XMLUnit
9 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.92%) Firebug
9 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.75%) Publishing
5 3 (2.75%) Front Office
5 3 (2.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (79.82%) Developer
2 21 (19.27%) JavaScript Developer
2 21 (19.27%) Java Developer
3 10 (9.17%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.50%) CRM Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.75%) UI Programmer
9 3 (2.75%) UI Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (2.75%) HTML Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Quality Engineer
10 2 (1.83%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.83%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (71.56%) HTML
2 68 (62.39%) CSS
3 50 (45.87%) jQuery
4 47 (43.12%) XML
5 46 (42.20%) HTML5
6 40 (36.70%) Ajax
7 34 (31.19%) AngularJS
8 31 (28.44%) CSS3
9 26 (23.85%) Backbone.js
10 25 (22.94%) JSON
11 22 (20.18%) .NET
12 19 (17.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (16.51%) Servlets
13 18 (16.51%) Web Services
13 18 (16.51%) Spring
14 15 (13.76%) Java EE
15 14 (12.84%) RESTful
15 14 (12.84%) SAX
15 14 (12.84%) JSP
16 12 (11.01%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) User Experience
2 16 (14.68%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.59%) Wiki
7 4 (3.67%) Streaming Video
7 4 (3.67%) DTV
7 4 (3.67%) Web 2.0
7 4 (3.67%) Social Media
8 3 (2.75%) Animation
8 3 (2.75%) MPEG
9 2 (1.83%) W3C
9 2 (1.83%) PMI
10 1 (0.92%) Open Source
10 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.10%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) Windows
3 15 (13.76%) UNIX
4 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.42%) Android
5 6 (5.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.77%) OO
3 15 (13.76%) MVC
4 13 (11.93%) OOP
4 13 (11.93%) Web Development
5 10 (9.17%) User Stories
5 10 (9.17%) CRM
6 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (7.34%) TDD
8 7 (6.42%) Performance Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Workflow
8 7 (6.42%) Analytics
8 7 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.50%) OOD
9 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.50%) UML
9 6 (5.50%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (77.06%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.61%) Java
3 17 (15.60%) C#
4 10 (9.17%) SQL
5 7 (6.42%) XPath
6 6 (5.50%) JPQL
6 6 (5.50%) PHP
6 6 (5.50%) Ruby
7 4 (3.67%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (2.75%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.92%) VB6
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
10 1 (0.92%) C
10 1 (0.92%) VB
10 1 (0.92%) C++
10 1 (0.92%) Dart
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Degree
1 4 (3.67%) VCP4
2 2 (1.83%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) Adobe
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 5 (4.59%) Twitter
5 4 (3.67%) Google
6 3 (2.75%) Apple
6 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.75%) Facebook
7 2 (1.83%) IBM
7 2 (1.83%) Dell
7 2 (1.83%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.92%) Tableau
8 1 (0.92%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.92%) Informatica
8 1 (0.92%) ATG
8 1 (0.92%) Perforce
8 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
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