The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank 621 637 598
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Contract jobs citing DCOM 25 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.002% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.007% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 4
Median daily rate £335 £170 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.05% -53.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £170 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £170 £369
% change year-on-year
+97.05% -53.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15312 15167 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 27.51% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10799 10141 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 210 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DCOM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DCOM within the UK.

DCOM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DCOM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DCOM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DCOM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DCOM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DCOM within the UK.

DCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DCOM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 25 £335 - 1
England - 25 £335 - 1
Hampshire - 15 £325 - 1
Berkshire - 10 £388 -
Reading - 8 £400 -
Winchester - 8 £335 -

DCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DCOM.

1 32 (84.21%) HTML
1 32 (84.21%) VB
1 32 (84.21%) Visual Studio
1 32 (84.21%) CSS
1 32 (84.21%) VB6
2 31 (81.58%) IIS
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 29 (76.32%) SQL
4 29 (76.32%) T-SQL
5 26 (68.42%) PL/SQL
5 26 (68.42%) Oracle
5 26 (68.42%) Classic ASP
5 26 (68.42%) Web Development
5 26 (68.42%) jQuery
6 22 (57.89%) Relational Database
7 21 (55.26%) Waterfall
7 21 (55.26%) Scrum
8 20 (52.63%) Change Control
8 20 (52.63%) Kanban
9 17 (44.74%) HTML5
9 17 (44.74%) CSS3
10 15 (39.47%) Subversion
10 15 (39.47%) XML
10 15 (39.47%) XHTML
11 12 (31.58%) Windows
11 12 (31.58%) SDLC
12 11 (28.95%) MS Access
12 11 (28.95%) VBA
13 9 (23.68%) .NET

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (81.58%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) Drupal
2 5 (13.16%) Joomla!
2 5 (13.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Internet
2 6 (15.79%) HTTP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) Relational Database
3 11 (28.95%) MS Access
4 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) Visual Studio
2 15 (39.47%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) ASP Developer
3 18 (47.37%) Classic ASP Developer
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Developer
4 12 (31.58%) VB Developer
4 12 (31.58%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Field Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) CSS
1 32 (84.21%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) Classic ASP
2 26 (68.42%) jQuery
3 17 (44.74%) CSS3
3 17 (44.74%) HTML5
4 15 (39.47%) XHTML
4 15 (39.47%) XML
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.16%) COM
8 5 (13.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Web Development
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
2 21 (55.26%) Waterfall
3 20 (52.63%) Change Control
3 20 (52.63%) Kanban
4 12 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) VB
1 32 (84.21%) VB6
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 29 (76.32%) SQL
3 29 (76.32%) T-SQL
4 26 (68.42%) PL/SQL
5 11 (28.95%) VBA
6 6 (15.79%) C#
6 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.16%) Java
7 5 (13.16%) PHP
8 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.53%) VBScript
9 2 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) MCITP
1 2 (5.26%) MCTS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
1 4 (10.53%) WMI
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Arqiva
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