Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 July 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 200 188
Contract jobs citing DOM 0 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Scotland median daily rate - £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -23.08%
UK median daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1224 1227 1257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.03% 22.32% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 722 653
Scotland median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £286 £260 £263
90th Percentile £513 £481 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.65 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £42.63 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.72% +0.68% +5.71%

DOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DOM in Scotland

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DOM in Scotland