The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 253 -
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.00
COM+
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2183 2314 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 24.41% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1330 1098
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 64
Average hourly rate £46.25 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £44.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

COM+
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

COM+ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) NetCrunch
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 3 (100.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
Surrey
Mason Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Sussex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago