The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for DOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 24 June 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 / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 101 93
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs citing DOM 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.22% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -4.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £375 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DOM is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 410 449 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 29.99% 24.90% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 310 236
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

DOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing DOM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for DOM in Manchester

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DOM in Manchester

DOM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 1 £350 - 1
DOM
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DOM.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SAX
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) OSGi
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) TDD

DOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) OSGi
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe