The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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 of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 114 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing COM 5 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 2.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 0
Median daily rate £450 £403 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £401 £382
% change year-on-year -3.42% +5.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

COM is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 620 619 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.14% 24.62% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 374 432
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 26
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing COM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for COM in the East of England

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in the East of England

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing COM in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for COM in the East of England

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in the East of England

COM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Essex -11 5 £450 +50.00% 1
COM
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for COM.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (92.86%) SAP
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (92.86%) Infor
3 12 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (85.71%) Skype for Business
3 12 (85.71%) Office 365
3 12 (85.71%) Yammer
3 12 (85.71%) Case Management
3 12 (85.71%) Retail
3 12 (85.71%) Data Management
3 12 (85.71%) Document Management
3 12 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) CRM
3 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) JSON
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) Unix
6 6 (42.86%) PHP
6 6 (42.86%) Java

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 12 (85.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (42.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (42.86%) Unica
3 1 (7.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (7.14%) Odoo
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (85.71%) Office 365
1 12 (85.71%) Yammer
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) CRM Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JSON
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 2 (14.29%) Core Animation
3 2 (14.29%) Core Data
3 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 2 (14.29%) iPhone SDK
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CAF
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Animation
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.14%) HP Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Case Management
1 12 (85.71%) CRM
1 12 (85.71%) Data Management
1 12 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) B2C
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Push Notifications
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISA
1 4 (28.57%) CISM
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Infor
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (92.86%) SAP
3 6 (42.86%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Epicor
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) SolidFire
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
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