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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 126 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing COM 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.035% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £388
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%
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
591 778 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.01% 27.49% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 458 583
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 £313 - 3
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (100.00%) SAP
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle
2 20 (86.96%) Infor
3 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
4 16 (69.57%) CRM
4 16 (69.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
6 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (56.52%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (56.52%) Windows
7 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
7 13 (56.52%) Retail
7 13 (56.52%) Data Management
7 13 (56.52%) Document Management
7 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (56.52%) Skype for Business
7 13 (56.52%) Office 365
7 13 (56.52%) Yammer
7 13 (56.52%) Case Management
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) Java
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
10 3 (13.04%) Client/Server

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 13 (56.52%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
1 13 (56.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
1 13 (56.52%) Yammer
2 3 (13.04%) Force.com
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (8.70%) PBX
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) Extranet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Essbase
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (56.52%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) German Language
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Automotive
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Facilities Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) RESTful
2 3 (13.04%) Visualforce
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) CRM
2 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) Case Management
3 13 (56.52%) Data Management
3 13 (56.52%) Document Management
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.04%) ERP
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) ITSM
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Apex Code
3 3 (13.04%) SOQL
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CISA
1 3 (13.04%) CISM
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCDA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) RACF
1 1 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (86.96%) Infor
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Siebel
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Samsung
5 2 (8.70%) Tandberg
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