The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 474 489 503
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Contract jobs citing DOM 119 79 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.56% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 51
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +3 105 £381 +5.17% 16
London +4 37 £500 +42.85% 8
East of England -2 31 £313 -10.64%
South East -6 16 £300 -5.88% 1
Berkshire +11 11 - -
North West -2 10 £475 +26.66% 2
Manchester - 10 £475 - 2
Scotland -15 8 £358 -20.55%
Edinburgh - 8 £358 -
City of London +12 7 £488 +50.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 4 £400 +10.34%
West Midlands - 4 £335 - 3
Cambridge -9 3 £400 +10.34%
Midlands - 3 - -
South West -30 2 £225 -10.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
West Sussex - 2 £250 -
Nottingham - 2 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £225 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £350 -
Gatwick - 2 £250 -
Middlesex -4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 151 (74.75%) HTML
2 150 (74.26%) JavaScript
3 141 (69.80%) CSS
4 101 (50.00%) HTML5
5 88 (43.56%) CSS3
6 85 (42.08%) Ajax
7 75 (37.13%) jQuery
8 57 (28.22%) JSON
8 57 (28.22%) Dojo
9 54 (26.73%) OO
10 53 (26.24%) Java
11 51 (25.25%) MVC
11 51 (25.25%) AngularJS
12 48 (23.76%) XML
13 45 (22.28%) Responsive Web Design
14 42 (20.79%) Backbone.js
15 40 (19.80%) Finance
16 35 (17.33%) JSP
16 35 (17.33%) Oracle
17 32 (15.84%) RESTful
18 31 (15.35%) Web Services
18 31 (15.35%) REST
18 31 (15.35%) LESS
19 30 (14.85%) TDD
19 30 (14.85%) Subversion
20 28 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (12.87%) Front Office
21 26 (12.87%) Back Office
22 25 (12.38%) XPath
23 24 (11.88%) Mobile App

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (6.44%) Node.js
2 9 (4.46%) Apache
2 9 (4.46%) CMS
3 6 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.49%) IIS
5 3 (1.49%) Liferay
6 2 (0.99%) WordPress
6 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.99%) Documentum
7 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.50%) Magnolia
Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.99%) GIMP
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (6.44%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.45%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.99%) Tridion
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) GitHub
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.39%) HTTP
2 13 (6.44%) Internet
3 6 (2.97%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.49%) Network Security
5 2 (0.99%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.48%) MySQL
1 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (14.85%) Subversion
2 22 (10.89%) Maven
3 10 (4.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (4.95%) Grunt
4 9 (4.46%) Jasmine
5 8 (3.96%) Firebug
6 7 (3.47%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (3.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.49%) Yeoman
7 3 (1.49%) Bower
7 3 (1.49%) Mocha
7 3 (1.49%) JUnit
7 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.49%) Xcode
7 3 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.99%) Flex Builder
8 2 (0.99%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 40 (19.80%) Finance
2 26 (12.87%) Front Office
2 26 (12.87%) Back Office
3 19 (9.41%) Retail
4 10 (4.95%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Electronics
5 3 (1.49%) Publishing
6 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Billing
6 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 165 (81.68%) Developer
2 37 (18.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 33 (16.34%) Front-End Developer
4 30 (14.85%) Web Developer
5 25 (12.38%) Java Developer
6 22 (10.89%) UI Developer
7 20 (9.90%) UI Programmer
8 19 (9.41%) Consultant
9 15 (7.43%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (3.47%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.97%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.97%) Oracle Portal Developer
11 6 (2.97%) Portal Developer
12 5 (2.48%) Architect
12 5 (2.48%) Functional Consultant
13 4 (1.98%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 3 (1.49%) Senior Web Developer
14 3 (1.49%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.49%) .NET Developer
14 3 (1.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (74.75%) HTML
2 141 (69.80%) CSS
3 101 (50.00%) HTML5
4 88 (43.56%) CSS3
5 85 (42.08%) Ajax
6 75 (37.13%) jQuery
7 57 (28.22%) JSON
7 57 (28.22%) Dojo
8 51 (25.25%) AngularJS
9 48 (23.76%) XML
10 42 (20.79%) Backbone.js
11 35 (17.33%) JSP
12 32 (15.84%) RESTful
13 31 (15.35%) REST
13 31 (15.35%) Web Services
13 31 (15.35%) LESS
14 20 (9.90%) XSLT
14 20 (9.90%) Django
15 19 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (8.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.88%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.93%) W3C
3 8 (3.96%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.47%) Streaming Video
5 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.48%) Derivative
7 3 (1.49%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.49%) Animation
7 3 (1.49%) DTV
8 2 (0.99%) MPEG
8 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.99%) Photography
8 2 (0.99%) RIA
8 2 (0.99%) IPTV
8 2 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (0.99%) Open Source
8 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.50%) Exotic Derivative
9 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.90%) Linux
2 4 (1.98%) UNIX
3 3 (1.49%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.49%) Android
3 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.73%) OO
2 51 (25.25%) MVC
3 45 (22.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 30 (14.85%) TDD
5 28 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (11.39%) Web Design
7 19 (9.41%) User Stories
8 18 (8.91%) Web Development
9 16 (7.92%) Project Management
10 15 (7.43%) ERP
11 13 (6.44%) Agile Project Management
12 12 (5.94%) Dependency Management
12 12 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.95%) Scrum
14 8 (3.96%) Unit Testing
14 8 (3.96%) E-Commerce
14 8 (3.96%) Workflow
15 7 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (3.47%) Software Architecture
16 6 (2.97%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 150 (74.26%) JavaScript
2 53 (26.24%) Java
3 25 (12.38%) XPath
4 14 (6.93%) SQL
5 8 (3.96%) C#
6 6 (2.97%) C
7 5 (2.48%) PHP
7 5 (2.48%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.98%) C++
8 4 (1.98%) VB
8 4 (1.98%) Python
8 4 (1.98%) Scala
9 3 (1.49%) VBScript
9 3 (1.49%) Ruby
9 3 (1.49%) ECMAScript
10 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) VB6
11 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) WCAG
2 2 (0.99%) Section 508
3 1 (0.50%) WAI
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (17.33%) Oracle
2 14 (6.93%) SAP
3 8 (3.96%) hybris
4 7 (3.47%) Twitter
5 4 (1.98%) Yahoo!
5 4 (1.98%) Google
5 4 (1.98%) JBoss
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.49%) Talend
6 3 (1.49%) Apple
7 2 (0.99%) Adobe
7 2 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.50%) iRise
8 1 (0.50%) Facebook
8 1 (0.50%) HP
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