The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 218 218
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.082% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.28% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £393 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £275 £344
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1759 2153 2066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.62% 29.53% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1365 1646 1594
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £16.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +115.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £44.25 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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