The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 139 130
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £360 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £320 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COM
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
625 635 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.72% 19.89% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 304 428
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

COM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago