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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 597 494 503
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +9
Contract jobs citing DOM 36 116 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 53
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

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
16449 15532 15196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.80% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11194 9877 9773
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 213 261
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 21 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 September 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 -72 32 £400 - 24
South East -24 14 £400 +77.77% 6
London -25 10 £525 +5.00% 10
West Sussex -9 6 £400 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
City of London +7 4 £531 +8.97% 2
East Midlands -6 4 £325 -
Scotland -17 4 £308 -15.75% 1
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Crawley - 4 £400 -
Berkshire -5 3 £425 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Leeds - 3 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Bracknell - 3 £425 -
Glasgow - 3 £308 -
Surrey - 2 £413 -
South West -9 1 - -
Edinburgh -23 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (54.88%) HTML
1 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
2 37 (45.12%) CSS
3 35 (42.68%) jQuery
4 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (36.59%) HTML5
6 29 (35.37%) JSON
7 28 (34.15%) XML
8 26 (31.71%) CSS3
9 23 (28.05%) Ajax
10 22 (26.83%) SOAP
11 21 (25.61%) Web Services
11 21 (25.61%) Retail
12 20 (24.39%) Java
13 18 (21.95%) Spring
13 18 (21.95%) REST
14 17 (20.73%) SQL
15 15 (18.29%) .NET
15 15 (18.29%) Oracle
15 15 (18.29%) MVC
15 15 (18.29%) Finance
15 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
16 14 (17.07%) SDLC
16 14 (17.07%) OO
16 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (17.07%) Banking
17 13 (15.85%) SOA
17 13 (15.85%) J2EE
17 13 (15.85%) HTTP
18 12 (14.63%) C#

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.22%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) PaaS
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.66%) DNS
2 3 (3.66%) SSL
3 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.22%) CTI
4 1 (1.22%) DVB
4 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Selenium
2 8 (9.76%) JUnit
2 8 (9.76%) Jasmine
3 6 (7.32%) gulp
3 6 (7.32%) Fiddler
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
3 6 (7.32%) Maven
4 5 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) SoapUI
4 5 (6.10%) LoadUI
4 5 (6.10%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (4.88%) Bower
5 4 (4.88%) Grunt
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.88%) QUnit
5 4 (4.88%) VisualAge
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.66%) Cactus
General
1 21 (25.61%) Retail
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 14 (17.07%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Front Office
5 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.66%) Marketing
6 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.44%) Back Office
7 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Developer
2 10 (12.20%) Architect
2 10 (12.20%) Web Developer
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.88%) VBA Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) UX Designer
9 3 (3.66%) Designer
9 3 (3.66%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (3.66%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.66%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) HTML
2 37 (45.12%) CSS
3 35 (42.68%) jQuery
4 30 (36.59%) HTML5
5 29 (35.37%) JSON
6 28 (34.15%) XML
7 26 (31.71%) CSS3
8 23 (28.05%) Ajax
9 22 (26.83%) SOAP
10 21 (25.61%) Web Services
11 18 (21.95%) Spring
11 18 (21.95%) REST
12 15 (18.29%) .NET
12 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
13 13 (15.85%) J2EE
14 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
15 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
15 10 (12.20%) JSP
15 10 (12.20%) Servlets
16 8 (9.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Graphic Design
3 5 (6.10%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.88%) NHS
4 4 (4.88%) Web 2.0
5 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Wiki
6 2 (2.44%) Psychology
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.22%) W3C
7 1 (1.22%) STB
7 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) UNIX
1 5 (6.10%) Linux
1 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.22%) OpenBSD
3 1 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.29%) MVC
3 14 (17.07%) OO
3 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (17.07%) SDLC
4 13 (15.85%) SOA
5 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.41%) TDD
7 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.76%) Product Management
10 7 (8.54%) Master Data Management
10 7 (8.54%) Web Design
10 7 (8.54%) Data Management
11 6 (7.32%) OOP
11 6 (7.32%) Project Management
11 6 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (6.10%) iOS Development
12 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (6.10%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.39%) Java
3 17 (20.73%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) C#
5 4 (4.88%) VBA
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
6 3 (3.66%) XPath
6 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.44%) C
7 2 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (2.44%) XQuery
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Google
3 5 (6.10%) IBM
4 4 (4.88%) Twitter
5 3 (3.66%) Perforce
5 3 (3.66%) Facebook
6 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) Retek
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) Sony
7 1 (1.22%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.22%) Broadcom
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