The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing DCOM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £170 -
% change year-on-year
+105.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
DCOM
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
219 182 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.23% 30.03% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 120 93
Median daily rate £325 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.25 £15.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DCOM across the Tyne and Wear region.

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear