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 3 months to 29 April 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 112
Contract jobs citing COM 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £90 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -75.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year - +28.57%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 518 684 588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.37% 33.38% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 496 356
Median daily rate £375 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

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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

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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
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago