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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 536 514 482
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -32
Contract jobs citing DOM 59 68 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 41
Average daily rate
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£375 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £523 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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
14868 14366 14021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.95% 27.84% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10163 9229 8765
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 300 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -34 59 £375 -6.25% 15
London +11 34 £400 -14.89% 8
South East -14 14 £300 -25.00% 1
City of London -2 7 £375 -16.75% 1
South West -17 7 £300 +20.00% 2
Bristol -11 4 £300 +20.00% 1
Crawley - 3 £260 -
West Sussex - 3 £260 - 1
North West -10 2 £290 -22.66% 1
Manchester - 2 £290 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
Salford - 2 £290 -
Surrey - 2 £375 -
Cambridge +2 1 £350 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £350 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -16 1 - - 1
East of England -24 1 £350 +7.69% 2
Staines - 1 - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
York - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 111 (69.81%) HTML
1 111 (69.81%) JavaScript
2 97 (61.01%) CSS
3 64 (40.25%) jQuery
4 62 (38.99%) Ajax
5 60 (37.74%) XML
6 54 (33.96%) HTML5
7 49 (30.82%) Java
8 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (27.67%) CSS3
10 43 (27.04%) OO
11 42 (26.42%) Oracle
12 35 (22.01%) MVC
12 35 (22.01%) Subversion
12 35 (22.01%) AngularJS
13 33 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
13 33 (20.75%) JSP
14 30 (18.87%) Finance
15 29 (18.24%) TDD
16 28 (17.61%) Maven
17 27 (16.98%) Spring
17 27 (16.98%) Web Services
18 25 (15.72%) .NET
18 25 (15.72%) JSON
18 25 (15.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 24 (15.09%) SQL
20 23 (14.47%) SAP
20 23 (14.47%) Backbone.js
21 22 (13.84%) User Experience
21 22 (13.84%) Servlets

DOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (11.95%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.66%) JBoss
4 7 (4.40%) Node.js
5 6 (3.77%) IIS
5 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.77%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.14%) Apache
7 3 (1.89%) CMS
7 3 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.89%) Confluence
7 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.26%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.26%) WordPress
9 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.63%) TeamSite
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.52%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.89%) MS Project
4 2 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (10.69%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) Tridion
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.29%) GitHub
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.69%) HTTP
2 4 (2.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.55%) MySQL
3 11 (6.92%) Hazelcast
4 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (22.01%) Subversion
2 28 (17.61%) Maven
3 17 (10.69%) Eclipse
4 13 (8.18%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.40%) Grunt
7 6 (3.77%) JIRA
8 5 (3.14%) Selenium
8 5 (3.14%) Ant
9 4 (2.52%) JUnit
9 4 (2.52%) Xcode
10 3 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.89%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.26%) Mockito
11 2 (1.26%) NWDS
11 2 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.26%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 30 (18.87%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Retail
3 19 (11.95%) Front Office
3 19 (11.95%) Back Office
4 10 (6.29%) Banking
5 5 (3.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Electronics
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Legal
6 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (81.13%) Developer
2 35 (22.01%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.32%) Consultant
4 17 (10.69%) UI Developer
4 17 (10.69%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (10.06%) UI Programmer
6 14 (8.81%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (4.40%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.77%) CRM Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.52%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Architect
12 4 (2.52%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (69.81%) HTML
2 97 (61.01%) CSS
3 64 (40.25%) jQuery
4 62 (38.99%) Ajax
5 60 (37.74%) XML
6 54 (33.96%) HTML5
7 44 (27.67%) CSS3
8 35 (22.01%) AngularJS
9 33 (20.75%) JSP
10 27 (16.98%) Spring
10 27 (16.98%) Web Services
11 25 (15.72%) .NET
11 25 (15.72%) JSON
11 25 (15.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (14.47%) Backbone.js
13 22 (13.84%) Servlets
13 22 (13.84%) SAX
14 21 (13.21%) LESS
15 20 (12.58%) REST
15 20 (12.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) User Experience
2 10 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.03%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.03%) W3C
4 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.52%) Streaming Video
6 4 (2.52%) DTV
6 4 (2.52%) Wiki
6 4 (2.52%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.89%) Animation
7 3 (1.89%) MPEG
7 3 (1.89%) Open Source
8 2 (1.26%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.63%) Blog
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.21%) Windows
2 20 (12.58%) Linux
3 13 (8.18%) Android
4 11 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.40%) UNIX
6 4 (2.52%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.04%) OO
3 35 (22.01%) MVC
4 33 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 29 (18.24%) TDD
6 18 (11.32%) OOP
6 18 (11.32%) ERP
7 17 (10.69%) Software Engineering
8 14 (8.81%) Web Development
9 12 (7.55%) CRM
9 12 (7.55%) Scrum
10 10 (6.29%) Web Application Development
10 10 (6.29%) Dependency Management
10 10 (6.29%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.03%) Web Design
12 7 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.40%) UML
13 6 (3.77%) User Stories
13 6 (3.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 111 (69.81%) JavaScript
2 49 (30.82%) Java
3 24 (15.09%) SQL
4 19 (11.95%) C#
5 14 (8.81%) XPath
6 7 (4.40%) PHP
7 6 (3.77%) JPQL
7 6 (3.77%) C
7 6 (3.77%) Ruby
8 5 (3.14%) C++
9 4 (2.52%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (2.52%) VB
10 3 (1.89%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.89%) VBScript
10 3 (1.89%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) VB6
12 1 (0.63%) PHP5
12 1 (0.63%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.03%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (26.42%) Oracle
2 23 (14.47%) SAP
3 11 (6.92%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.66%) Twitter
5 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.77%) Adobe
6 6 (3.77%) Google
7 5 (3.14%) hybris
8 4 (2.52%) Facebook
9 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.26%) Apple
10 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.63%) HP
11 1 (0.63%) Perforce
11 1 (0.63%) Demandware
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