The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 426 423 436
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing COM+ 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.013% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +119.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £205
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +56.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COM+
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7516 7409 7246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.94% 32.84% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5681 5622 5528
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -34.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing COM+ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in London

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in London

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in London

COM+
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COM+ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for COM+.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase