The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £419
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 177 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.71% 22.24% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 108 94
Average daily rate £355 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.64% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COM across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COM across the Milton Keynes region.

COM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COM across the Milton Keynes region.

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

COM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £340 - £425 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago