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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 197 211
Contract jobs citing COM 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.074% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.25% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £360
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.93% -
COM
London

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
1132 1590 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.98% 29.27% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 971 1280 1372
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for COM.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Basel III
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Basel III
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago