Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 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 > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 162 -
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.037% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.18% -15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East 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 North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 340 720 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.82% 26.87% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 489 368
North East median daily rate £400 £370 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.21% +13.93%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £502 £554
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +48.27% -37.05%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.61 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.70 £27.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in the North East

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in the North East

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in the North East