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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 393 409 400
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing COM 29 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 16
Median daily rate £450 £488 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £393 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £560 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
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
7480 7420 7195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.84% 32.89% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5646 5627 5474
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.62 £17.35
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
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 9 December 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 9 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
New Malden - 2 - -
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 50 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (76.00%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (70.00%) Oracle
4 33 (66.00%) MS Excel
5 28 (56.00%) CRM
5 28 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 26 (52.00%) SAP
6 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (48.00%) Retail
7 24 (48.00%) Windows
8 23 (46.00%) SharePoint
8 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (46.00%) .NET
9 22 (44.00%) C#
9 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (44.00%) Data Management
9 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (44.00%) Office 365
10 21 (42.00%) Skype for Business
10 21 (42.00%) Yammer
10 21 (42.00%) Case Management
10 21 (42.00%) Infor
10 21 (42.00%) Document Management
10 21 (42.00%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (40.00%) Waterfall
12 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (34.00%) SDLC
14 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (28.00%) SQL

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 23 (46.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (42.00%) BizTalk Server
2 21 (42.00%) Skype for Business
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) Documentum
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (66.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (14.00%) Eloqua
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.00%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (44.00%) Office 365
2 21 (42.00%) Yammer
3 5 (10.00%) Force.com
4 4 (8.00%) Veeva
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (12.00%) X.509
3 4 (8.00%) HTTP
4 3 (6.00%) 802.11
4 3 (6.00%) ADSL
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (6.00%) ICMP
4 3 (6.00%) IPsec
4 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.00%) L2TP
4 3 (6.00%) MPLS
4 3 (6.00%) NAS
4 3 (6.00%) OSPF
4 3 (6.00%) RIP
4 3 (6.00%) SNMP
4 3 (6.00%) SSH
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 24 (48.00%) Retail
2 12 (24.00%) Marketing
3 9 (18.00%) Finance
4 3 (6.00%) Law
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Architect
2 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) CRM Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
6 5 (10.00%) CRM Architect
6 5 (10.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Architect
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 13 (26.00%) XML
4 9 (18.00%) XSD
5 8 (16.00%) Visualforce
6 6 (12.00%) WCF
6 6 (12.00%) XML Messaging
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) REST
8 4 (8.00%) SOAP
9 3 (6.00%) 802.1X
9 3 (6.00%) Java EE
9 3 (6.00%) WDK
10 2 (4.00%) CSS
10 2 (4.00%) Mason
11 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (2.00%) HTML
11 1 (2.00%) MDX
11 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Life Science
3 7 (14.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (14.00%) Data Structures
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) FreeBSD
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) CRM
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (44.00%) Data Management
4 21 (42.00%) Case Management
4 21 (42.00%) Document Management
5 20 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 17 (34.00%) SDLC
7 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (20.00%) SOA
9 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (18.00%) Presales
10 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (16.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.00%) UML
10 8 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (14.00%) ERD
11 7 (14.00%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (14.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) Apex Code
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (8.00%) PMP
2 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.00%) CCIE
3 3 (6.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) CCDP
4 2 (4.00%) CISSP
4 2 (4.00%) CLAS
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) CBAP
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Nessus
1 3 (6.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (76.00%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (70.00%) Oracle
4 26 (52.00%) SAP
5 21 (42.00%) Infor
6 7 (14.00%) Hyperion
7 5 (10.00%) Siebel
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco
8 4 (8.00%) NetSuite
8 4 (8.00%) VMware
9 3 (6.00%) BT
9 3 (6.00%) HP
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
10 1 (2.00%) Apttus
10 1 (2.00%) Conga
10 1 (2.00%) Informatica
10 1 (2.00%) KANA
10 1 (2.00%) Pardot
10 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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