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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 77 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing COM 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.098% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
272 202 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.64% 23.11% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 101 133
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) ACCA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Yammer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ACCA
1 1 (50.00%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago