The table below looks at the statistics for DAO skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Access Object (DAO)
Rank 409 403 402
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing DAO 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.030% 0.032% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £313 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DAO
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
6673 6287 6346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.55% 30.18% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4700 4516
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

DAO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DAO Jobs Demand Trend in London

DAO
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DAO Daily Rate Trend in London

DAO
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DAO Hourly Rate Trend in London

DAO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DAO 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 DAO.

1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Grails
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

DAO
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DAO 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 DAO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Grails
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ADO
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) ODBC
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle