The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 England 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 514 470 444
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -26
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 45 72 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.56% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 63
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £246 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13286 12866 13708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.86% 28.27% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8737 8302 8484
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 304 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.45 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
ADO.NET
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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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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 -13 27 £400 -3.61% 6
East of England -21 8 £313 +25.00% 4
South East -6 4 £313 +11.60% 6
South West - 4 £335 -
North West -2 1 £290 - 2
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
ADO.NET
UK

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (88.42%) C#
3 79 (83.16%) SQL Server
4 75 (78.95%) ASP.NET
5 59 (62.11%) HTML
6 57 (60.00%) MVC
7 54 (56.84%) CSS
8 53 (55.79%) Visual Studio
8 53 (55.79%) JavaScript
9 47 (49.47%) SQL
10 44 (46.32%) .NET Framework
11 43 (45.26%) jQuery
12 39 (41.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (40.00%) XML
14 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
14 37 (38.95%) Ajax
15 34 (35.79%) WCF
16 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (30.53%) Web Services
18 24 (25.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (23.16%) VB.NET
20 21 (22.11%) OO
20 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
21 20 (21.05%) TDD
21 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 2
22 19 (20.00%) Scrum
22 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 18 (18.95%) UML
23 18 (18.95%) Team Foundation Server

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 21 (22.11%) SharePoint
2 17 (17.89%) IIS
3 13 (13.68%) CMS
4 12 (12.63%) DNN
4 12 (12.63%) Umbraco
4 12 (12.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.05%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.05%) Kentico
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) HTTP
1 2 (2.11%) Intranet
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (83.16%) SQL Server
2 39 (41.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (17.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.11%) MySQL
11 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (55.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (18.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (16.84%) NUnit
4 10 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (7.37%) MSBuild
5 7 (7.37%) JIRA
6 5 (5.26%) MSTest
7 4 (4.21%) Subversion
8 3 (3.16%) ClearQuest
8 3 (3.16%) CruiseControl
8 3 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.16%) Moq
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.05%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.05%) FxCop
10 1 (1.05%) dotTrace
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Retail
3 6 (6.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.21%) Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (82.11%) Developer
2 57 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.68%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Programmer
5 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.32%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (5.26%) Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.16%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 59 (62.11%) HTML
4 54 (56.84%) CSS
5 44 (46.32%) .NET Framework
6 43 (45.26%) jQuery
7 38 (40.00%) XML
8 37 (38.95%) Ajax
9 34 (35.79%) WCF
10 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (30.53%) Web Services
12 24 (25.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 15 (15.79%) WPF
16 14 (14.74%) Razor View Engine
17 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 13 (13.68%) XSLT
18 9 (9.47%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) W3C
2 6 (6.32%) Kindle
3 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.16%) Derivative
4 2 (2.11%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.05%) Statistics
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.00%) MVC
2 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) OO
4 20 (21.05%) TDD
5 19 (20.00%) Scrum
6 18 (18.95%) UML
7 17 (17.89%) Unit Testing
8 13 (13.68%) SOA
9 12 (12.63%) OOP
9 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.53%) Web Development
11 7 (7.37%) Use Case
11 7 (7.37%) Workflow
11 7 (7.37%) OOD
11 7 (7.37%) MVVM
12 6 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.32%) Project Management
13 5 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) C#
2 53 (55.79%) JavaScript
3 47 (49.47%) SQL
4 22 (23.16%) VB.NET
5 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
6 16 (16.84%) VB
7 12 (12.63%) VBScript
8 9 (9.47%) VB6
9 4 (4.21%) VBA
9 4 (4.21%) XAML
9 4 (4.21%) C
9 4 (4.21%) C++
10 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.11%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.11%) LotusScript
12 1 (1.05%) XPath
12 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.05%) Delphi
12 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) MCP
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Oracle
3 13 (13.68%) EPiServer
4 12 (12.63%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.26%) Telerik
6 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.11%) Sybase
7 2 (2.11%) Lotus
7 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.11%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.05%) Ektron
8 1 (1.05%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.05%) SAP