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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
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
212 110 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.49% 21.36% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 80 40
Median daily rate £363 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 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