The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing DCOM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 - £369
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
DCOM
West Midlands

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
241 171 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.10% 23.17% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 102 109
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham