The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 596 598 601
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing DCOM 25 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.015% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £170 -
% change year-on-year
+105.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
DCOM
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14257 13761 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 27.17% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9027 9080
Median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 184 192
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DCOM across the England region.

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in England

DCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

DCOM Daily Rate Histogram in England

DCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DCOM across the England region.

DCOM Hourly Rate Trend in England

DCOM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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
South East - 25 £350 -
DCOM
UK

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DCOM 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 England region with a requirement for DCOM.

1 19 (76.00%) HTML
1 19 (76.00%) VB
1 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
1 19 (76.00%) VB6
2 18 (72.00%) IIS
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (52.00%) Web Development
6 13 (52.00%) jQuery
6 13 (52.00%) Oracle
6 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
6 13 (52.00%) Classic ASP
7 12 (48.00%) Windows
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
9 9 (36.00%) HTML5
9 9 (36.00%) CSS3
9 9 (36.00%) Kanban
9 9 (36.00%) Subversion
9 9 (36.00%) XHTML
9 9 (36.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) Internet
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (32.00%) .NET
10 8 (32.00%) Change Control

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 18 (72.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Drupal
2 5 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 5 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Internet
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) ASP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Classic ASP Developer
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) VB Developer
5 5 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Classic ASP
2 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 9 (36.00%) CSS3
3 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 9 (36.00%) XHTML
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) .NET
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Web Development
2 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (36.00%) Kanban
4 8 (32.00%) Change Control
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) VB
1 19 (76.00%) VB6
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.00%) VBA
7 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.00%) VBScript
8 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCTS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) WMI
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft