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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 545 517 463
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -54
Contract jobs citing DOM 41 76 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.52% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 43
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 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £381 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.75% +12.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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
14707 14714 12753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.38% 27.19% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9574 9397 8038
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 228 336
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 -49 34 £400 - 29
London -13 13 £450 +5.88% 23
South East -26 8 £400 +53.84% 4
Berkshire -12 7 £400 +60.00%
Edinburgh - 7 £270 - 1
Scotland - 7 £270 - 1
West Midlands -4 4 £325 -16.12%
Birmingham -4 4 £325 -13.33%
Nottingham - 4 - - 1
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
North West -21 3 £325 -27.77%
City of London +9 2 £425 +3.65% 7
East of England +6 2 £450 +12.50%
Hertfordshire 0 2 £450 +12.50%
Manchester -10 2 - -
Salford - 2 - -
Stafford - - - -
Trowbridge - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
York - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Gatwick - - - - 1

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 80 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 75 (75.00%) HTML
3 67 (67.00%) CSS
4 51 (51.00%) jQuery
5 47 (47.00%) HTML5
6 40 (40.00%) Ajax
6 40 (40.00%) XML
7 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (36.00%) AngularJS
9 34 (34.00%) CSS3
10 29 (29.00%) JSON
11 26 (26.00%) Backbone.js
11 26 (26.00%) Java
12 23 (23.00%) User Experience
13 19 (19.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (19.00%) Linux
13 19 (19.00%) OO
13 19 (19.00%) HTTP
14 18 (18.00%) .NET
14 18 (18.00%) Oracle
15 17 (17.00%) Web Services
16 16 (16.00%) MVC
17 15 (15.00%) UNIX
17 15 (15.00%) RESTful
17 15 (15.00%) Spring
17 15 (15.00%) Java EE
17 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
18 14 (14.00%) Web Development
18 14 (14.00%) JSP
18 14 (14.00%) Servlets

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (9.00%) Node.js
2 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.00%) GlassFish
3 6 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.00%) JBoss
5 4 (4.00%) IIS
6 3 (3.00%) CMS
6 3 (3.00%) Confluence
6 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.00%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.00%) Apache
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (4.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (3.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.00%) GIMP
4 1 (1.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Tridion
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) HTTP
2 5 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.00%) DVB
4 1 (1.00%) SSL
4 1 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.00%) Hazelcast
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) DB2
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) HBase
7 1 (1.00%) Mahout
7 1 (1.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Subversion
2 10 (10.00%) Maven
3 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.00%) Xcode
6 5 (5.00%) Grunt
7 4 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (4.00%) Yeoman
7 4 (4.00%) Bower
8 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.00%) Selenium
9 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.00%) QUnit
9 2 (2.00%) XMLUnit
10 1 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (1.00%) Firebug
10 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 79 (79.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (3.00%) Consultant
7 3 (3.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.00%) HTML Developer
7 3 (3.00%) CRM Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.00%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (75.00%) HTML
2 67 (67.00%) CSS
3 51 (51.00%) jQuery
4 47 (47.00%) HTML5
5 40 (40.00%) Ajax
5 40 (40.00%) XML
6 36 (36.00%) AngularJS
7 34 (34.00%) CSS3
8 29 (29.00%) JSON
9 26 (26.00%) Backbone.js
10 19 (19.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (18.00%) .NET
12 17 (17.00%) Web Services
13 15 (15.00%) RESTful
13 15 (15.00%) Spring
13 15 (15.00%) Java EE
14 14 (14.00%) JSP
14 14 (14.00%) Servlets
15 12 (12.00%) Dojo
15 12 (12.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) User Experience
2 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.00%) Wiki
7 4 (4.00%) Web 2.0
7 4 (4.00%) Social Media
7 4 (4.00%) Streaming Video
7 4 (4.00%) DTV
8 3 (3.00%) MPEG
8 3 (3.00%) Animation
9 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.00%) PMI
9 2 (2.00%) W3C
10 1 (1.00%) Open Source
10 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Linux
2 15 (15.00%) UNIX
3 13 (13.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.00%) Android
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.00%) OO
3 16 (16.00%) MVC
4 14 (14.00%) Web Development
5 11 (11.00%) OOP
6 10 (10.00%) User Stories
6 10 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (8.00%) TDD
8 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.00%) Analytics
8 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.00%) Product Management
9 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (6.00%) CRM
9 6 (6.00%) UML
9 6 (6.00%) OOD
10 5 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.00%) Java
3 12 (12.00%) C#
4 9 (9.00%) SQL
5 6 (6.00%) Ruby
5 6 (6.00%) JPQL
5 6 (6.00%) PHP
6 4 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (3.00%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.00%) XPath
8 2 (2.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.00%) XQuery
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) Dart
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) Adobe
3 6 (6.00%) Google
4 5 (5.00%) SAP
4 5 (5.00%) Facebook
4 5 (5.00%) Twitter
5 3 (3.00%) Apple
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.00%) hybris
6 2 (2.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.00%) ATG
7 1 (1.00%) Perforce
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.00%) Tableau
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