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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 411 408 417
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing COM 23 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 7
Median daily rate £475 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £216 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £320 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £11.25 -
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
7352 7407 7318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.21% 31.44% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5393 5217
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 43
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +38 1 £475 +111.11% 18
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 21 (50.00%) Oracle
5 20 (47.62%) SAP
6 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) .NET
8 13 (30.95%) Marketing
8 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
8 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (28.57%) Retail
9 12 (28.57%) C#
9 12 (28.57%) CRM
9 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
10 11 (26.19%) Finance
10 11 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
11 10 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (23.81%) Apex Code
11 10 (23.81%) Windows
12 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
12 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (21.43%) Project Management
12 9 (21.43%) Visualforce
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (21.43%) Office 365

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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (19.05%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) Documentum
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.38%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.38%) DNN
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (19.05%) Eloqua
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.76%) Radian6
4 1 (2.38%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (2.38%) Markit EDM
4 1 (2.38%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.38%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Yammer
3 4 (9.52%) Force.com
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Heroku
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) Multicast
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) RIP
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 3 (7.14%) ClearQuest
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (30.95%) Marketing
2 12 (28.57%) Retail
3 11 (26.19%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Front Office
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) CRM Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Architect
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) C# Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) ITSM Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) Visualforce
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) SOAP
4 6 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.52%) REST
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) Java EE
7 3 (7.14%) Middleware
7 3 (7.14%) WDK
7 3 (7.14%) XSD
8 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) Node.js
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (21.43%) Algorithms
4 8 (19.05%) Data Structures
5 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.76%) CMDB
6 2 (4.76%) FMCG
7 1 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) CUDA
7 1 (2.38%) Equities
7 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Neural Network
7 1 (2.38%) Statistics
7 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
3 12 (28.57%) CRM
3 12 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 10 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) Case Management
6 8 (19.05%) Data Management
6 8 (19.05%) Document Management
6 8 (19.05%) ERD
6 8 (19.05%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (19.05%) Physical Data Model
6 8 (19.05%) UML
7 7 (16.67%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) Use Case
9 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) Apex Code
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Clojure
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) R
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) SOQL
7 1 (2.38%) SOSL
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) CBAP
3 1 (2.38%) CCIE
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (50.00%) Oracle
4 20 (47.62%) SAP
5 9 (21.43%) Infor
6 8 (19.05%) Hyperion
7 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 3 (7.14%) Conga
8 3 (7.14%) Pardot
8 3 (7.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (4.76%) Apttus
9 2 (4.76%) Informatica
9 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.76%) Siebel
10 1 (2.38%) BISAM
10 1 (2.38%) Cisco
10 1 (2.38%) Juniper
10 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.38%) Sage
10 1 (2.38%) SunGard
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