The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 136 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs citing DOM 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.079% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
745 570 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.54% 22.50% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 353 348
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +0.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing DOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOM across the West Midlands region.

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DOM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the West Midlands region.

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DOM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 3 £225 -
Birmingham - 2 £325 - 2
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DOM.

1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (33.33%) Ensighten
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (16.67%) Capybara

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Bower
2 1 (16.67%) Capybara
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Ensighten