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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -

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
187 139 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.59% 26.28% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 39
Median daily rate £365 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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