The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 125 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM+ 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £334 £235
% change year-on-year
+27.34% +42.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COM+
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
669 792 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.55% 26.91% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 486 538
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 30
Median hourly rate £31.27 £38.00 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

COM+
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 3 - - 2
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for COM+.

1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) DataPower
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) VisualVM
2 4 (80.00%) Opsview
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) webMethods
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Finance

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) DataPower
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opsview
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
1 4 (80.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Software AG
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft