The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +6.66%
COM
Buckinghamshire

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 Marlow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Marlow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 18.18% 66.67% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £263 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%