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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 126 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM+ 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% - 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £319 £438
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.14%
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
633 749 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.69% 26.21% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 416 488
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 - 4 - - 1
COM+
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for COM+.

1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) VisualVM
2 5 (83.33%) Opsview
2 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) webMethods
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) GlassFish
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing

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 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opsview
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) webMethods
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Software AG
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft