The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX
England / South East
Rank - 261 268
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.046% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1984 2190 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.78% 24.96% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1475 1382
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £51.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +88.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £15.00 £17.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South East

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ActiveX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ActiveX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East