The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.54% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £420 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 139 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.30% 25.05% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 85 99
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham
Birmingham
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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