The table below looks at the statistics for OCX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCX over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OLE Custom Controls (OCX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OCX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OCX
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
7707 7495 7470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.48% 31.56% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5738 5469 5235
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

OCX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OCX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OCX Jobs Demand Trend in London

OCX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OCX Daily Rate Trend in London