The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- +62.16%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.93% 23.28% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 6
Average daily rate £325 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth