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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 413 412 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.005% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.072% 0.015% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £291 £280
% change year-on-year
+9.87% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50
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
6915 6753 6927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.89% 30.78% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 4864 5097
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.18 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.61% -36.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.43 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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
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 1 June 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the London region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London - 1 £330 -
Docklands, London - 1 £520 -
ActiveX
England

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) XSL
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) XAML
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) JSON

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 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) WebObjects
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
2 1 (16.67%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 3 (50.00%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) XAML
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat