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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
England / East of England
Rank 118 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing COM 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.51% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Median daily rate £300 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -

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
677 661 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.87% 28.03% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 425 463
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +6 7 £300 - 2
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (100.00%) Infor
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (90.91%) Skype for Business
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 10 (90.91%) Data Management
2 10 (90.91%) Document Management
2 10 (90.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (90.91%) CRM
2 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Yammer
2 10 (90.91%) Case Management
3 6 (54.55%) CISSP
3 6 (54.55%) CISA
3 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript

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 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
1 10 (90.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (18.18%) Unica
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
1 10 (90.91%) Yammer
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Xcode
General
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Cocoa
2 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Core Data
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone SDK
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Animation
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Case Management
1 10 (90.91%) CRM
1 10 (90.91%) Data Management
1 10 (90.91%) Document Management
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) B2C
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISA
1 6 (54.55%) CISM
1 6 (54.55%) CISSP
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Infor
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
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