The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 73 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% - 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £513 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £22.25
COM
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
264 247 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.08% 21.31% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 148 127
Average daily rate £355 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.04% +175.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

COM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 3
COM
South East

COM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COM 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 COM.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COM 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 COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £340 - £425 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago