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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 132
Contract jobs citing DOM 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £350 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £368 £363
% change year-on-year -4.08% +1.37%  
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 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 549 605 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.76% 20.42% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 339 346
Median daily rate £373 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £45.31 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.86% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

DOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DOM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) AppleScript
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) AppleScript
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe