The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £326 £343
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.75
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
292 213 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.15% 32.32% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 100 114
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

COM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) X.500
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) DCOM
2 2 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) DNS

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) X.500
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) DCOM
1 2 (50.00%) STL
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft