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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing POCO 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.90%
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
132 226 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.21% 27.70% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 121 150
Median daily rate £375 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.13% +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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