The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 614 606
Rank change year-on-year +40 -8  
Contract jobs citing DOM 34 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.047% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 25
Median daily rate £450 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.01% -2.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £310 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +2.04% +13.07%  
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14193 14997 14342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.48% 27.99% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9846 10410 9296
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 223 192
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

DOM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DOM in the UK

DOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DOM over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DOM in the UK

DOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DOM in the UK

DOM
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +40 32 £450 +15.01% 14
London +20 10 £525 +21.73% 4
South West - 6 £450 - 1
Bristol - 6 £450 - 1
West Midlands +16 4 £348 +57.95% 1
North West - 4 £475 - 4
Bedfordshire - 4 £300 -
East of England - 4 £300 -
Nottinghamshire +11 3 £375 +2.73%
Nottingham +9 3 £375 +2.73%
East Midlands -7 3 £375 +2.73%
Lancashire - 3 £500 -
Luton - 3 £300 -
Birmingham -1 2 £348 +57.95% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 £275 -
County Antrim - 2 £275 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £275 -
South East +13 1 - - 2
City of London -8 1 £425 -29.16%
Blackpool - 1 £500 -
Manchester - 1 £450 - 4
Hampshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for DOM.

1 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 69 (81.18%) HTML
3 67 (78.82%) CSS
4 51 (60.00%) HTML5
5 38 (44.71%) CSS3
5 38 (44.71%) Ajax
6 37 (43.53%) AngularJS
7 36 (42.35%) Web Development
8 34 (40.00%) Sass
8 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (37.65%) jQuery
10 30 (35.29%) JSON
10 30 (35.29%) XML
11 29 (34.12%) Java
11 29 (34.12%) Front End Development
12 26 (30.59%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (28.24%) LESS
13 24 (28.24%) Git (software)
14 22 (25.88%) MVC
15 21 (24.71%) Web Design
16 19 (22.35%) REST
17 18 (21.18%) Jasmine
17 18 (21.18%) Grunt
17 18 (21.18%) Karma Test Runner
17 18 (21.18%) HTTP
18 16 (18.82%) Adobe
18 16 (18.82%) RESTful
19 15 (17.65%) SAX
19 15 (17.65%) Protractor
19 15 (17.65%) React

DOM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (11.76%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) IBM Blueworks
1 5 (5.88%) Slack
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) HTTP
2 11 (12.94%) DNS
2 11 (12.94%) SSL
3 5 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (1.18%) FTP
4 1 (1.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) MySQL
2 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.53%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.53%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.53%) Riak
5 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.18%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (28.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (21.18%) Grunt
2 18 (21.18%) Jasmine
2 18 (21.18%) Karma Test Runner
3 15 (17.65%) gulp
3 15 (17.65%) Protractor
4 14 (16.47%) Selenium
4 14 (16.47%) webpack
5 13 (15.29%) Bower
5 13 (15.29%) Maven
6 10 (11.76%) JSHint
6 10 (11.76%) QUnit
6 10 (11.76%) Subversion
7 5 (5.88%) NUnit
8 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.53%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.53%) ERwin
9 3 (3.53%) Log4Net
9 3 (3.53%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Retail
4 5 (5.88%) Back Office
5 3 (3.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 72 (84.71%) Developer
2 35 (41.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 13 (15.29%) UI Developer
5 11 (12.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Angular Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (9.41%) Web UI Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Consultant
8 7 (8.24%) HTML Developer
9 6 (7.06%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Designer
11 4 (4.71%) Architect
11 4 (4.71%) BPM Designer
11 4 (4.71%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.71%) Solutions Designer
12 3 (3.53%) Security Consultant
12 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (81.18%) HTML
2 67 (78.82%) CSS
3 51 (60.00%) HTML5
4 38 (44.71%) Ajax
4 38 (44.71%) CSS3
5 37 (43.53%) AngularJS
6 34 (40.00%) Sass
7 32 (37.65%) jQuery
8 30 (35.29%) JSON
8 30 (35.29%) XML
9 24 (28.24%) LESS
10 19 (22.35%) REST
11 16 (18.82%) RESTful
12 15 (17.65%) React
12 15 (17.65%) SAX
13 13 (15.29%) Backbone.js
14 12 (14.12%) Dojo
14 12 (14.12%) Node.js
15 11 (12.94%) Ember.js
15 11 (12.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) User Experience
2 10 (11.76%) Graphic Design
3 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.71%) Animation
4 4 (4.71%) W3C
5 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Wiki
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Solaris
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) Web Development
2 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.12%) Front End Development
4 26 (30.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (25.88%) MVC
6 21 (24.71%) Web Design
7 14 (16.47%) OO
7 14 (16.47%) TDD
8 13 (15.29%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.41%) OOP
11 7 (8.24%) Scrum
11 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.06%) BDD
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.06%) MVVM
12 6 (7.06%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.06%) Process Management
12 6 (7.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.12%) Java
3 13 (15.29%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) C#
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
6 6 (7.06%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.88%) ES6
8 4 (4.71%) Groovy
8 4 (4.71%) Perl
8 4 (4.71%) Scala
8 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.53%) C
9 3 (3.53%) C++
9 3 (3.53%) PHP
10 2 (2.35%) AppleScript
10 2 (2.35%) ECMAScript
10 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) WCAG
2 1 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Adobe
2 6 (7.06%) Ensighten
2 6 (7.06%) IBM
2 6 (7.06%) Pega
3 5 (5.88%) webMethods
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 3 (3.53%) Infragistics
5 3 (3.53%) Sun
5 3 (3.53%) Sybase
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
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