The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £320 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COM
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 243 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.26% 27.74% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 185 152
Median daily rate £475 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in Wales

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COM across the Wales region.

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

COM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) VMware