The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 143 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -2
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.039% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.13% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
Average daily rate £400 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £328 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £448 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -
ADO.NET
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1001 1580 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.78% 30.75% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 1276 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADO.NET across the City of London region.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET across the City of London region.

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 5 (55.56%) LINQ
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 5 (55.56%) XAML
5 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle
5 5 (55.56%) SOAP
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 5 (55.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (44.44%) BDD
6 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
6 4 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) Clustering
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
6 4 (44.44%) NUnit
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) HBase
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
4 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) WPF Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior WPF Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# Developer - Commodities
6 1 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
6 1 (11.11%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) LINQ
3 5 (55.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) WPF
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Spectrum Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) XAML
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Telerik