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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
England / London
Rank 398 422 417
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing ADO 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £575 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 - £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - -

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
6818 6702 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.06% 31.68% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4951 4722
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 £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.62 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £52.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
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 27 February 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
City of London - 1 £575 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (78.57%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 16 (57.14%) Analytics
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) Sybase
5 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
5 13 (46.43%) ETL
5 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
7 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (39.29%) Subversion
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 8 (28.57%) Web Services
9 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) Dapper ORM
10 7 (25.00%) DevOps
10 7 (25.00%) Rackspace
10 7 (25.00%) RedGate
10 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (25.00%) NUnit
10 7 (25.00%) Banking
10 7 (25.00%) WFM
10 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 7 (25.00%) VB
10 7 (25.00%) IIS
11 5 (17.86%) 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DTS
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) NUnit
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
4 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Sybase Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Database Developer
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 7 (25.00%) DBA
5 7 (25.00%) SQL DBA
6 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.71%) RAD Developer
7 3 (10.71%) VBA Developer
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Database Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Sybase Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) ASP Developer
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Development DBA
9 1 (3.57%) Excel Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Excel VBA Developer
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Database Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 8 (28.57%) Dapper ORM
3 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) LINQ
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) ETL
2 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) WFM
5 4 (14.29%) Data Management
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) RAD
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) VBA
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Sybase
2 7 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 7 (25.00%) RedGate
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe
3 3 (10.71%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore