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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank - - 201
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1222 1651 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.29% 30.58% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1353 1295
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ActiveX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX 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 City of London region with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

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%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) VBA