The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing COM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £363 £329
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
COM
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
560 643 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.82% 25.11% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 365 372
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 7
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £33.55 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

COM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago