The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 143 145
Contract jobs citing COM 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.095% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
COM
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
688 928 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.05% 29.42% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 675 512
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 28
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.63 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.22% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £37.50 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

COM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West
Dorset
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago