The table below looks at the statistics for POCO 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 POCO over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
England / East of England
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing POCO 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
610 617 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.67% 26.53% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 384 451
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 31
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.20 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

POCO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing POCO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POCO Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

POCO
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 POCO across the East of England region.

POCO Daily Rate Trend in the East of England