The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM 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 DCOM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank - - 217
Contract jobs citing DCOM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £170 -
% change year-on-year
+105.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
DCOM
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
1127 1634 1869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.70% 29.82% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1288 1423
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £15.64 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £73.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DCOM
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 DCOM across the City of London region.

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DCOM
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 DCOM across the City of London region.

DCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London