The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 91 -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.077% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £335 £413
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +6.66%
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
236 321 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.50% 24.65% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 180 153
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +150.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

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