The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActiveX
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
186 288 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.86% 28.18% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 159 76
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.27% +36.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ActiveX
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ActiveX Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ActiveX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) ISAPI
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM
2 1 (50.00%) ISAPI
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft