The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank - 43 49
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.27% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £260 £303
% change year-on-year
+29.80% -14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 122 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 30.89% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 75 101
Average daily rate £438 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveX across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ActiveX
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ActiveX Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ActiveX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) OCX
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 5 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) VB Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) VB Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) OCX
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) C#