The first table below looks at the demand for ActiveX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 38 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.11% 1.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.13% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £20.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 38 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.40% 18.91% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 53
Average daily rate £300 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.57% -23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
ActiveX
North East

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

ActiveX
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

ActiveX Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

ActiveX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) DCOM
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) DCOM
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) C#