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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 400 409 413
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing COM 20 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.37% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 5
Median daily rate £450 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £456
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
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
6907 7277 7295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.24% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5286 5270
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.09 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 46 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (63.04%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 21 (45.65%) SAP
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle
5 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (32.61%) Marketing
7 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
8 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) CRM
8 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.91%) .NET
9 11 (23.91%) Finance
9 11 (23.91%) Migration
9 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (23.91%) Retail
9 11 (23.91%) Business Analysis
9 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (21.74%) Apex Code
10 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 10 (21.74%) Project Management
10 10 (21.74%) HTML
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
11 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
11 9 (19.57%) CSS

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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.22%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.17%) DNN
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (15.22%) Eloqua
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (4.35%) Radian6
5 1 (2.17%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (2.17%) Markit EDM
5 1 (2.17%) Sage X3
5 1 (2.17%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 7 (15.22%) Yammer
3 5 (10.87%) Force.com
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.17%) Heroku
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) SSL
3 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) Multicast
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) RIP
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Power BI
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (32.61%) Marketing
2 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Front Office
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Architect
6 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) ITSM Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) ITSM Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior ITSM Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) Visualforce
4 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) XML
5 5 (10.87%) Ajax
5 5 (10.87%) SOAP
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.52%) jQuery
7 3 (6.52%) Middleware
8 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.35%) Node.js
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 8 (17.39%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) CUDA
5 1 (2.17%) Equities
5 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
3 13 (28.26%) CRM
4 11 (23.91%) Business Analysis
4 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (23.91%) Migration
4 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.39%) Data Management
8 7 (15.22%) Case Management
8 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
8 7 (15.22%) Document Management
8 7 (15.22%) ERD
8 7 (15.22%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (15.22%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.74%) Apex Code
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Clojure
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) R
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) SOQL
7 1 (2.17%) SOSL
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CBAP
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) Basel III
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (63.04%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (45.65%) SAP
4 18 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (19.57%) Infor
6 7 (15.22%) Hyperion
7 4 (8.70%) Conga
7 4 (8.70%) Pardot
7 4 (8.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.35%) Apttus
8 2 (4.35%) Informatica
8 2 (4.35%) Siebel
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) Sage
9 1 (2.17%) SunGard
9 1 (2.17%) Sybase
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Make positive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago