The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 67 63
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.90% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £423 £275
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +53.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.05%
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 222 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.96% 31.49% 35.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 130 154
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire