Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ActiveX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActiveX over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ActiveX
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 637 605 612
Rank change year-on-year -32 +7 -22
Contract jobs citing ActiveX 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.019% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
London median daily rate £200 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% - -
England median daily rate £411 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -8.61% +9.09% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 - -

ActiveX is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17463 15527 14925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.05% 34.33% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13334 11615 11116
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £351 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 72 90
London median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £19.18 £19.23 £14.18
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £55.38
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

ActiveX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ActiveX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveX in London

ActiveX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ActiveX in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ActiveX in London

ActiveX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActiveX in London

ActiveX
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -3 1 £200 -39.39%
ActiveX
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) DAO
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ADO
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

ActiveX
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ADO
1 1 (50.00%) DAO
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau