The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 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.

COM+ (COM Plus)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 - 430
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing COM+ 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% - 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% - 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £490 - £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £334
% change year-on-year -8.82% +27.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7469 7068 7228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.88% 32.45% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5550 5424 5248
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 49
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM+ in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM+ in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Docklands, London - 1 £490 -
COM+
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for COM+.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (60.00%) Confluence
3 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Coaching
3 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Struts
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) UML
3 6 (60.00%) Sybase
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (40.00%) TOGAF

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (60.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Software Architect
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE Architect
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE Software Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Software Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Database Architect
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UML Architect
5 1 (10.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
1 6 (60.00%) Struts
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
2 6 (60.00%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Process Management
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
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Nigel Frank International
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