The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 50 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.40% - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £338 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £419
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
COM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.66% 23.82% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 46 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
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 South Yorkshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

COM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

COM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 1 £350 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £325 - 9
COM
Yorkshire

COM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

COM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Doncaster
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 25 days ago