Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 171 191
Contract jobs citing DOM 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.027% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.090% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Scotland median daily rate - £330 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.53% -32.05%
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.62 - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,226 1,105 1,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.91% 29.33% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 676 740
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £513
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 14
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +11.97% +0.48%
10th Percentile £13.45 £16.80 £22.38
90th Percentile £31.00 £52.17 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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