The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
England / North East
Rank - 77 -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
278 261 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.36% 29.43% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 161 112
Median daily rate £370 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

COM
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in the North East

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

COM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for COM.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore