Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Component Object Model (COM)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 81 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +33
Contract jobs citing COM 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.33% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.19% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £515
East of England median daily rate - £500 £300
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 - -

COM is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 309 336 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.84% 27.95% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 162 243
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £300
90th Percentile £525 £513 £529
East of England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.60 £29.88 £15.65
90th Percentile £45.60 £46.15 £50.50
East of England median hourly rate £36.52 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.13% +13.57% -6.54%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for COM in Cambridgeshire

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing COM in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in Cambridgeshire

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in Cambridgeshire

COM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 2 - - 1
Cambridge 0 1 - - 1
COM
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for COM.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp