The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £326 £343
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.75
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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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 42 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.00% 36.21% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 58
Average daily rate £310 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago