The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 121 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing COM 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.24% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.83% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £90 £363 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.17% +76.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £360
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.93% -
COM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
672 606 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.23% 28.94% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 409 387
Median daily rate £413 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

COM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

COM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Wakefield - 1 £90 -
COM
Yorkshire

COM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) DAB
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

COM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DAB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
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