The first table below looks at the demand for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 23 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 117 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs citing DOM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.11% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.43% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £322 £625
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -48.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £19.26
% change year-on-year
- +107.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
609 465 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.13% 25.54% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 235 284
Average daily rate £320 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 20
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
DOM
England

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 1 - - 1
DOM
England

DOM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) MooTools
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Java SE
2 3 (60.00%) Dojo
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (20.00%) SonicMQ
4 1 (20.00%) WebSpeed
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) iRise

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) WebSpeed
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Progress Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) MooTools
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Java SE
2 3 (60.00%) Dojo
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) SonicMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) iRise