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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 574 554 499
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -55
Contract jobs citing DOM 52 58 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.42% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 45
Average daily rate £425 £394 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 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 28 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 48 £431 +7.81% 18
London +7 26 £450 +9.09% 10
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £425 +112.50%
South East +8 7 £425 +6.25% 2
Milton Keynes +8 6 £425 +112.50%
North West -17 4 £300 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £410 - 3
South West +6 3 - -
Scotland -8 3 £190 -29.62%
West Midlands -11 3 - - 1
Street - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
City of London +31 2 £175 -57.57% 4
Birmingham -1 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - -
East of England +2 1 - - 1
Cambridge -6 1 - -
Coventry -8 1 - - 1
Manchester -17 1 £300 - 1
Edinburgh -20 1 £190 -29.62%
North Yorkshire - 1 £410 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £365 -
York - 1 £410 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £365 -
East Midlands - 1 £365 -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 56 (70.89%) JavaScript
2 46 (58.23%) HTML
3 40 (50.63%) Java
3 40 (50.63%) CSS
4 36 (45.57%) AngularJS
5 34 (43.04%) XML
6 33 (41.77%) JSON
7 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (39.24%) HTML5
9 29 (36.71%) jQuery
10 26 (32.91%) CSS3
11 25 (31.65%) Ajax
11 25 (31.65%) Web Services
11 25 (31.65%) Front End Development
12 24 (30.38%) TDD
13 23 (29.11%) REST
14 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (26.58%) Finance
15 19 (24.05%) XSLT
15 19 (24.05%) Spring
16 18 (22.78%) J2EE
17 17 (21.52%) MVC
17 17 (21.52%) Banking
17 17 (21.52%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
18 16 (20.25%) Unit Testing
18 16 (20.25%) SOAP
19 15 (18.99%) OO
19 15 (18.99%) JAXB
19 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
20 14 (17.72%) Oracle

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (13.92%) Node.js
2 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
5 4 (5.06%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) DVB
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) JUnit
3 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
4 8 (10.13%) Maven
4 8 (10.13%) Subversion
5 5 (6.33%) EasyMock
5 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.33%) Toad
6 4 (5.06%) gulp
6 4 (5.06%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.53%) Ant
8 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.53%) Selenium
8 2 (2.53%) VisualAge
8 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Games
4 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Front Office
5 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (12.66%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Digital Developer
6 6 (7.59%) iOS Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Angular Developer
7 5 (6.33%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.06%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (58.23%) HTML
2 40 (50.63%) CSS
3 36 (45.57%) AngularJS
4 34 (43.04%) XML
5 33 (41.77%) JSON
6 31 (39.24%) HTML5
7 29 (36.71%) jQuery
8 26 (32.91%) CSS3
9 25 (31.65%) Ajax
9 25 (31.65%) Web Services
10 23 (29.11%) REST
11 19 (24.05%) Spring
11 19 (24.05%) XSLT
12 18 (22.78%) J2EE
13 16 (20.25%) SOAP
14 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
14 15 (18.99%) JAXB
15 12 (15.19%) Backbone.js
15 12 (15.19%) Dojo
16 11 (13.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) User Experience
2 9 (11.39%) IPTV
3 6 (7.59%) Blockchain
3 6 (7.59%) Cryptocurrency
3 6 (7.59%) Over-the-Top Content
3 6 (7.59%) Video on Demand
4 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.33%) W3C
5 4 (5.06%) Animation
6 3 (3.80%) DTV
6 3 (3.80%) iPad
6 3 (3.80%) Life Science
6 3 (3.80%) MHEG
6 3 (3.80%) STB
6 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.27%) Biology
8 1 (1.27%) Social Media
8 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.80%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Windows
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Front End Development
3 24 (30.38%) TDD
4 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (21.52%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 17 (21.52%) MVC
6 16 (20.25%) Unit Testing
7 15 (18.99%) OO
8 11 (13.92%) SDLC
9 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.66%) UML
10 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.86%) Data Modelling
12 7 (8.86%) Scrum
12 7 (8.86%) SOA
12 7 (8.86%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (8.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) JavaScript
2 40 (50.63%) Java
3 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 8 (10.13%) PHP
4 8 (10.13%) XPath
5 6 (7.59%) C#
6 5 (6.33%) Groovy
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) C
7 3 (3.80%) C++
7 3 (3.80%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.80%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
7 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.80%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) Scala
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
1 2 (2.53%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Google
3 5 (6.33%) IBM
3 5 (6.33%) Twitter
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Facebook
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