The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 June 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)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 -  
Contract jobs citing COM 1 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.23% 3.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 0
Median daily rate £425 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +28.57% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £20.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +143.90% -35.93%  

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 Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 207 128 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 47.70% 27.12% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 69 90
Median daily rate £475 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -22.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £37.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in Essex

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for COM.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (85.71%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Data Management
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (85.71%) Infor
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Yammer
2 6 (85.71%) Case Management
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
4 4 (57.14%) Unica
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) B2C

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (57.14%) Unica
3 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
3 1 (14.29%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
1 6 (85.71%) Yammer
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) CRM Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) ERP Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
1 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Case Management
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BPR
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Infor
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Epicor
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Sage
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) SolidFire
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
Essex
Nigel Frank International
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