The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Kent 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
- -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 98 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 32.13% 28.65% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 28
Average daily rate £325 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET
South East

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ADO.NET
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WinRT
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WinRT
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#