The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £19.75
COM
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
223 276 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.25% 32.51% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 227 67
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago