Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for DOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DOM over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Document Object Model (DOM)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +93
Contract jobs citing DOM 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £338 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% - -
North West median daily rate £338 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -0.74% +13.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

DOM is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 355 357 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.57% 25.98% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 272 368
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £297
90th Percentile £545 £500 £531
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +87.54% -49.03%
10th Percentile £31.45 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £17.77
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% -6.44%

DOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing DOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for DOM in Cheshire

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DOM in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DOM in Cheshire

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DOM in Cheshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DOM in Cheshire

DOM
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +6 1 £225 -43.75%
Chester - 1 £450 -
DOM
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DOM.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

DOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Web Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Axis
3 1 (33.33%) ICEfaces
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) RichFaces
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce