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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 439 426 437
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing ADO 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.035% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.11% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £175 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ADO
England

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
7926 7403 7499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.56% 32.09% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5509 5421
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 39
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.76 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Descriptive Programming

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Descriptive Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay