The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 539 517 497
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 40 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.092% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 18
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £39.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
ADO.NET
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13884 13503 11524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.43% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9154 8977 7355
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 195 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in England

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in England

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Histogram in England

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in England

ADO.NET
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 17 £375 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire - 5 £363 - 4
West Midlands -11 4 £369 +18.95% 3
South East -12 4 £305 -2.40% 13
South West +10 3 £340 -2.85% 1
East of England +5 2 £408 +25.38% 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
Midlands +3 1 - -
North West -17 1 £285 -24.00% 6
ADO.NET
UK

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 98 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 82 (83.67%) C#
4 81 (82.65%) ASP.NET
5 64 (65.31%) MVC
6 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 52 (53.06%) .NET Framework
8 51 (52.04%) HTML
9 49 (50.00%) SQL
10 42 (42.86%) XML
10 42 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 39 (39.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (38.78%) CSS
12 38 (38.78%) T-SQL
13 37 (37.76%) WCF
13 37 (37.76%) Entity Framework
14 31 (31.63%) Web Services
15 28 (28.57%) jQuery
16 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
16 27 (27.55%) Visual Studio
17 26 (26.53%) Windows
18 25 (25.51%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (21.43%) TDD
21 20 (20.41%) NUnit
21 20 (20.41%) HTML5
22 19 (19.39%) LINQ
23 18 (18.37%) OO
24 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (10.20%) IIS
2 7 (7.14%) CMS
3 6 (6.12%) Node.js
4 5 (5.10%) EPiServer CMS
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.02%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) FTP
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 42 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (12.24%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.14%) DTS
8 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.02%) MS Access
10 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (27.55%) Visual Studio
2 25 (25.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (20.41%) NUnit
4 13 (13.27%) MSTest
5 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.16%) Subversion
6 7 (7.14%) ReSharper
6 7 (7.14%) Moq
7 6 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.04%) Log4Net
10 2 (2.04%) QUnit
10 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.04%) JIRA
10 2 (2.04%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Law
3 2 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
Job Titles
1 78 (79.59%) Developer
2 45 (45.92%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) .NET Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Consultant
12 2 (2.04%) VB.NET Developer
12 2 (2.04%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.04%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (2.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (82.65%) ASP.NET
3 52 (53.06%) .NET Framework
4 51 (52.04%) HTML
5 42 (42.86%) XML
6 39 (39.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (38.78%) CSS
8 37 (37.76%) WCF
8 37 (37.76%) Entity Framework
9 31 (31.63%) Web Services
10 28 (28.57%) jQuery
11 20 (20.41%) HTML5
12 19 (19.39%) LINQ
13 14 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (13.27%) CSS3
14 13 (13.27%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (13.27%) WPF
14 13 (13.27%) Ajax
15 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.10%) Social Media
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.08%) NHS
5 3 (3.06%) GIS
6 2 (2.04%) W3C
6 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) EMV
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Life Science
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (65.31%) MVC
2 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.43%) TDD
4 18 (18.37%) OO
5 13 (13.27%) SOA
6 12 (12.24%) Scrum
7 11 (11.22%) Web Development
8 9 (9.18%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.18%) OOP
8 9 (9.18%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.12%) MVVM
10 6 (6.12%) Process Management
10 6 (6.12%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.10%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.10%) Workflow
11 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.10%) Database Tuning
12 4 (4.08%) System Testing
12 4 (4.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 82 (83.67%) C#
2 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 49 (50.00%) SQL
4 38 (38.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.27%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.16%) VBScript
7 7 (7.14%) VB
7 7 (7.14%) VB6
8 4 (4.08%) C++
9 3 (3.06%) XPath
10 2 (2.04%) Ruby
10 2 (2.04%) C
10 2 (2.04%) Python
10 2 (2.04%) Java
10 2 (2.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.06%) Telerik
5 2 (2.04%) Ektron
6 1 (1.02%) Facebook
6 1 (1.02%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.02%) Business Objects