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 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
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 111 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Contract jobs citing COM 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.072% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 0.26% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £505 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £335 £413
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +6.66%
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
612 772 834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.19% 27.90% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 434 477
Median daily rate £375 £385 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 33
Median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £35.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +12.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.91 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

COM Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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
Cambridgeshire - 10 £515 - 6
Essex - 5 £350 -
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (84.00%) CRM
3 21 (84.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (68.00%) Migration
5 16 (64.00%) SAP
6 14 (56.00%) Data Migration
7 10 (40.00%) RESTful
7 10 (40.00%) Force.com
7 10 (40.00%) Visualforce
7 10 (40.00%) Apex Code
7 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (40.00%) SOQL
7 10 (40.00%) SOAP
7 10 (40.00%) Web Services
7 10 (40.00%) Siebel
7 10 (40.00%) ERP
7 10 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (40.00%) ETL
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (36.00%) Automated Testing
8 9 (36.00%) CMS
8 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (36.00%) Java
8 9 (36.00%) Android
8 9 (36.00%) Use Case
8 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (36.00%) Heroku
8 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS

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 9 (36.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Force.com
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (36.00%) Heroku
3 7 (28.00%) SaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.00%) Office 365
4 2 (8.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) German Language
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Technical Architect
3 7 (28.00%) CRM Specialist
3 7 (28.00%) Migration Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 1 (4.00%) RACF Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) RESTful
1 10 (40.00%) SOAP
1 10 (40.00%) Visualforce
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Android
1 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) CRM
2 17 (68.00%) Migration
3 14 (56.00%) Data Migration
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 10 (40.00%) ERP
4 10 (40.00%) ETL
5 9 (36.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Use Case
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (32.00%) Presales
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (28.00%) System Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Product Management
9 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Apex Code
1 10 (40.00%) SOQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CISA
1 1 (4.00%) CISM
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) RACF
1 1 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (64.00%) SAP
4 10 (40.00%) Siebel
5 7 (28.00%) NetSuite
6 6 (24.00%) Infor
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) Facebook
7 2 (8.00%) Twitter
Luton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago