Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 2018 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 147 170
Contract jobs citing COM 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.47% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.21% -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 930 1,068 1,342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.48% 34.01% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 742 878
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% -47.50%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £21.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -29.21% -42.47%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for COM in West Yorkshire

COM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in West Yorkshire

COM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in West Yorkshire