The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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)
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 143 149
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6  
Contract jobs citing COM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.049% 0.072% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 - £363
10th Percentile £363 - £356
90th Percentile £388 - £369
England median daily rate £480 £450 £376
% change year-on-year +6.66% +19.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £20.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +143.90% +115.78%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 738 970 762
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.86% 34.68% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 2825 2125
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +21.21%  
10th Percentile £283 £306 £268
90th Percentile £500 £506 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 76
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
10th Percentile £40.69 £10.93 £32.50
90th Percentile £43.56 £16.77 £47.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COM in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for COM in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +27 1 £375 - 9
COM
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for COM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Force.com
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago