The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank - - 193
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £278 £350
% change year-on-year
- -20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActiveX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1526 1685 1593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.86% 29.59% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1231 1279
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 16
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% +9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActiveX across the City of London region.

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ActiveX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActiveX.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ActiveX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActiveX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle