The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £203
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £205
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +56.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COM+
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
419 496 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.11% 19.50% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 299 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 4
Median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing COM+ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COM+ across the Berkshire region.

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COM+ across the Berkshire region.

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire