The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 115
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £469 £375
% change year-on-year
-31.73% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £22.00
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
792 663 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.49% 22.11% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 394 369
Average daily rate £368 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £17.44 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

COM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cumbria
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £351 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago