The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
England / London
Rank 381 409 400
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Contract jobs citing ADO 22 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.030% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 5
Median daily rate £426 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 - £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £425 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6701 6771 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.38% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 5026 4739
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ADO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in London

ADO
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ADO Daily Rate Trend in London

ADO
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

ADO Daily Rate Histogram in London

ADO
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ADO Hourly Rate Trend in London

ADO
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 ADO within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Greenford - 7 £413 -
City of London - 2 £575 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ADO 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 ADO.

1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Analytics
4 11 (44.00%) Subversion
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Sybase
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (36.00%) ETL
6 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (32.00%) Dapper ORM
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (28.00%) WFM
8 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (28.00%) NUnit
8 7 (28.00%) IIS
8 7 (28.00%) VB
8 7 (28.00%) DevOps
8 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
8 7 (28.00%) RedGate
8 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (20.00%) Banking
9 5 (20.00%) JIRA

ADO
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) DTS
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Subversion
2 7 (28.00%) NUnit
3 5 (20.00%) JIRA
4 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (16.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Sybase Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Database Developer
3 7 (28.00%) DBA
3 7 (28.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) RAD Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VBA Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Excel VBA Developer
7 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (32.00%) Dapper ORM
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) LINQ
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Analytics
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (36.00%) ETL
3 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (28.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) WFM
5 4 (16.00%) Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) RAD
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Sybase
2 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
2 7 (28.00%) RedGate
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 3 (12.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) VMware