The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank - 436 432
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ActiveX
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7817 7493 7492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.55% 32.08% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5789 5581 5408
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.00 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in London

ActiveX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX across the London region.

ActiveX Hourly Rate Trend in London

ActiveX
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
2 1 (20.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle