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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.26% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £170 £280
% change year-on-year
+91.17% -39.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
263 179 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.83% 24.09% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 115 117
Average daily rate £330 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.68 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.07% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 3 £320 -
ActiveX
England

ActiveX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix