The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 125 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing DCOM 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.075% 0.077% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £280 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
521 627 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.51% 24.12% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 333 259
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 23
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DCOM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DCOM.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VBScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) PKI
2 8 (88.89%) WMI
2 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) SCOM
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) ISAPI
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) VC++
5 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) MFC
5 1 (11.11%) MVC

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Field Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (11.11%) ISAPI
1 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) MFC
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VBScript
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) VC++
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) WMI
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
1 8 (88.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft