The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM+ 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.75% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
COM+
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 82 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.09% 28.18% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 30 67
Average daily rate £250 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COM+ across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COM+ across the East Sussex region.

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

COM+
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 3 £263 - 2
COM+
South East

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM+.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) NetCrunch
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM+. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DSDM
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetCrunch
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft