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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 423 426 404
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing COM 22 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.10% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
Median daily rate £475 £258 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.46% -44.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
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
7707 7494 7352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.37% 31.56% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5733 5472 5152
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.24 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COM across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

COM Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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
City of London +23 1 £475 +111.11% 18
Croydon - 1 £425 - 1
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 19 (52.78%) Oracle
5 18 (50.00%) SAP
6 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (38.89%) Marketing
8 12 (33.33%) .NET
9 11 (30.56%) CRM
9 11 (30.56%) Apex Code
9 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
9 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (27.78%) Visualforce
10 10 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (27.78%) C#
10 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
10 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Retail
11 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (25.00%) Windows
12 8 (22.22%) UML
12 8 (22.22%) Hyperion
12 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
12 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (22.22%) ERD
12 8 (22.22%) Data Structures

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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.33%) Documentum
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (22.22%) Eloqua
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.56%) Radian6
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.78%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) Yammer
3 5 (13.89%) Force.com
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.78%) BGP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) MPLS
2 1 (2.78%) Multicast
2 1 (2.78%) OSPF
2 1 (2.78%) RIP
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 3 (8.33%) ClearQuest
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (38.89%) Marketing
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) C# Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Documentum Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) Visualforce
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 4 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 3 (8.33%) WDK
5 3 (8.33%) XSD
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
7 1 (2.78%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) FMCG
6 1 (2.78%) Life Science
6 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) CRM
2 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
3 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) ERD
5 8 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (22.22%) UML
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) Case Management
7 6 (16.67%) Data Management
7 6 (16.67%) Document Management
7 6 (16.67%) Use Case
8 5 (13.89%) Build Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Apex Code
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) SOQL
8 1 (2.78%) SOSL
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CBAP
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCIE
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (52.78%) Oracle
4 18 (50.00%) SAP
5 8 (22.22%) Hyperion
6 7 (19.44%) Infor
7 4 (11.11%) IBM
8 3 (8.33%) Conga
8 3 (8.33%) Pardot
8 3 (8.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 3 (8.33%) Siebel
9 2 (5.56%) Apttus
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco
9 2 (5.56%) Informatica
10 1 (2.78%) Juniper
10 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
10 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.78%) Sage
10 1 (2.78%) Talend
10 1 (2.78%) VMware
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