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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank - - 264
Contract jobs citing DCOM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2019 2560 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.06% 26.98% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1638 1374
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.80 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) PL/SQL
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
1 12 (92.31%) VB
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
1 12 (92.31%) Classic ASP
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) VB6
1 12 (92.31%) Web Development
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) IIS
3 10 (76.92%) Change Control
3 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 10 (76.92%) Kanban
4 9 (69.23%) SDLC
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (46.15%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Arqiva
8 4 (30.77%) Subversion
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) XHTML

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 11 (84.62%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) ASP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Classic ASP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Classic ASP
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) XHTML
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) COM
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) MAPI
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Web Development
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) Change Control
3 10 (76.92%) Kanban
3 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
4 9 (69.23%) SDLC
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) ATDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) PL/SQL
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
1 12 (92.31%) VB
1 12 (92.31%) VB6
2 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Arqiva
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft