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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 128 114
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.31% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £438 £270
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +62.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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 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
742 803 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.27% 27.48% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 484 353
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COM+ across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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