The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 252 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DCOM 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% - 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £335 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
DCOM
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
2339 2535 2233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.96% 25.53% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1691 1289
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 52 37
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DCOM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 £335 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
DCOM
England

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DCOM 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 South East region with a requirement for DCOM.

1 27 (90.00%) IIS
2 25 (83.33%) VB
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 25 (83.33%) CSS
2 25 (83.33%) VB6
3 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
5 22 (73.33%) SQL
5 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
6 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
6 19 (63.33%) Oracle
6 19 (63.33%) Classic ASP
6 19 (63.33%) Web Development
6 19 (63.33%) jQuery
7 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 18 (60.00%) Scrum
8 17 (56.67%) Change Control
8 17 (56.67%) Kanban
8 17 (56.67%) Waterfall
9 12 (40.00%) CSS3
9 12 (40.00%) HTML5
10 11 (36.67%) Subversion
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) XML
10 11 (36.67%) Windows
10 11 (36.67%) XHTML
10 11 (36.67%) MS Access
10 11 (36.67%) VBA
11 10 (33.33%) SDLC

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (90.00%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) Drupal
2 5 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 5 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (20.00%) HTTP
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (36.67%) MS Access
4 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (36.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) ASP Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Classic ASP Developer
3 10 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 10 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Field Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) CSS
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) Classic ASP
2 19 (63.33%) jQuery
3 12 (40.00%) CSS3
3 12 (40.00%) HTML5
4 11 (36.67%) XHTML
4 11 (36.67%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) COM
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Node.js
9 1 (3.33%) MAPI
9 1 (3.33%) WCF
9 1 (3.33%) Web Services
9 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Web Development
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 17 (56.67%) Change Control
3 17 (56.67%) Kanban
3 17 (56.67%) Waterfall
4 10 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) ATDD
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) VB
1 25 (83.33%) VB6
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
4 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
5 11 (36.67%) VBA
6 7 (23.33%) C#
7 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) PHP
9 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 4 (13.33%) VBScript
10 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
1 4 (13.33%) WMI
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Arqiva