The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
275 297 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.45% 28.45% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 191 113
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ActiveX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

ActiveX Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ActiveX
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix