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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 103 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.29% - 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% - 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £314 - -
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 204 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.52% 25.44% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 127 91
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.89% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £314 -
ActiveX
England

ActiveX
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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