Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 179 204
Rank change year-on-year -28 +25 +12
Contract jobs citing COM 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.039% 0.37% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 1.38% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 2
East of England median daily rate - £300 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.64% +28.26%
England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £49.19 £41.25
% change year-on-year +1.65% +19.25% -

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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1509 1301 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.24% 26.70% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 774 1015
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 3
COM
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft