The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 72 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% - 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £258 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £419
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
COM
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
231 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.45% 24.20% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

COM
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

COM Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Channel Management
4 1 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Channel Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel
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