The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 72 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing COM 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £335 £413
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +6.66%
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
237 244 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.56% 25.15% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 160 135
Median daily rate £400 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% -7.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 6 May 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 6 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for COM.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Billing
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
5 2 (28.57%) Drupal
5 2 (28.57%) WordPress
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Business Development
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Siebel
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Billing
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Implementation Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Escalation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Implementation Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) DCOM
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Development
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Channel Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
1 2 (28.57%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Siebel
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