Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 13 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 145 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +142
Contract jobs citing COM 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.037% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £613 - -
England median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £50.00 £49.19
% change year-on-year -27.50% +1.65% +31.17%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 839 930 901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 30.94% 29.53% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 618 551
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £510
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £32.25 £21.85 £17.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £46.88
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.79% +6.67% -

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for COM in the East Midlands

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in the East Midlands

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in the East Midlands

COM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Leicestershire +10 1 £613 - 15
COM
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for COM.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware