The table below looks at the statistics for POCO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POCO over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing POCO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
POCO
East of England

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
124 194 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.62% 24.28% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 107 86
Median daily rate £425 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £20.94 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

POCO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

POCO
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

POCO Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire