The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 387 - 367
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% - 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£340 - £316
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 - £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £383
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 - - -
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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
6316 6496 5976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.69% 29.59% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 4564 4345
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 58 51
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +81.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £147.50 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActiveX across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

ActiveX Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (90.48%) VB
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
4 15 (71.43%) Java
5 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
6 13 (61.90%) .NET
6 13 (61.90%) Oracle
6 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
7 12 (57.14%) VB6
8 11 (52.38%) Windows
9 10 (47.62%) XML
9 10 (47.62%) VBScript
9 10 (47.62%) VBA
10 9 (42.86%) IIS
10 9 (42.86%) HTML
11 8 (38.10%) XSD
11 8 (38.10%) XSL
12 7 (33.33%) C++
12 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (28.57%) jQuery
13 6 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (28.57%) HTML5
13 6 (28.57%) CSS3
13 6 (28.57%) Migration
13 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
13 6 (28.57%) Middleware

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (9.52%) Confluence
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.76%) OLAP
7 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) NSubstitute
4 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
4 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) VB Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) XSD
5 8 (38.10%) XSL
6 6 (28.57%) JSP
6 6 (28.57%) JavaBeans
6 6 (28.57%) Middleware
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 3 (14.29%) DHTML
8 2 (9.52%) ADO
8 2 (9.52%) DCOM
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
9 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) RDF
3 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) VB
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (71.43%) Java
5 14 (66.67%) PL/SQL
6 12 (57.14%) VB6
7 10 (47.62%) VBScript
7 10 (47.62%) VBA
8 7 (33.33%) C++
9 6 (28.57%) C
9 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
10 4 (19.05%) C#
11 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 2 (9.52%) F#
13 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft