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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 415 399 407
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing COM 15 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 10
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £405
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.93% -
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
7060 6822 6953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.00% 30.60% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5434 4892 5111
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
4 17 (41.46%) SAP
5 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (31.71%) Finance
6 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
6 13 (31.71%) Project Management
6 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (29.27%) CRM
7 12 (29.27%) HTML
7 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
8 11 (26.83%) Retail
8 11 (26.83%) Migration
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle
8 11 (26.83%) CSS
9 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
9 10 (24.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
10 9 (21.95%) Infor
10 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (21.95%) Windows
10 9 (21.95%) .NET
11 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
11 8 (19.51%) Marketing
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (17.07%) Apex Code

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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.44%) DNN
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (4.88%) Radian6
4 1 (2.44%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (2.44%) Markit EDM
4 1 (2.44%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.44%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 6 (14.63%) Yammer
3 5 (12.20%) Force.com
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.44%) Heroku
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LDAP
1 5 (12.20%) SSL
1 5 (12.20%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.44%) HBase
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Power BI
5 1 (2.44%) QlikView
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Retail
3 8 (19.51%) Marketing
4 5 (12.20%) Banking
5 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (7.32%) Front Office
7 1 (2.44%) Back Office
7 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) ITSM Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) ITSM Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior ITSM Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Developer
7 4 (9.76%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 9 (21.95%) .NET
4 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 7 (17.07%) XML
5 6 (14.63%) Ajax
5 6 (14.63%) SOAP
5 6 (14.63%) Visualforce
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) Middleware
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.44%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) CMDB
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) CUDA
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Equities
5 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Project Management
3 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
3 12 (29.27%) CRM
4 11 (26.83%) Migration
5 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
6 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Data Management
9 6 (14.63%) Case Management
9 6 (14.63%) Document Management
9 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (12.20%) IT Asset Management
10 5 (12.20%) ITIL V2
10 5 (12.20%) Presales
10 5 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Apex Code
2 7 (17.07%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Clojure
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) R
5 1 (2.44%) Scala
5 1 (2.44%) SOQL
5 1 (2.44%) SOSL
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) Basel III
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (41.46%) SAP
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle
5 9 (21.95%) Infor
6 5 (12.20%) Conga
6 5 (12.20%) Pardot
6 5 (12.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.88%) Apttus
7 2 (4.88%) Informatica
7 2 (4.88%) Siebel
8 1 (2.44%) Charles River
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Nintex
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
8 1 (2.44%) SunGard
8 1 (2.44%) Sybase
8 1 (2.44%) VMware
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