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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
Rank - - 57
Contract jobs citing POCO 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £285
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
114 155 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.07% 20.78% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 98
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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