The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 159 133 128
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.033% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.13% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
ADO.NET
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
863 751 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.22% 24.79% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 444 429
Average daily rate £365 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 17
Average hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 £28.75 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £34.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ADO.NET
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 1 - -
ADO.NET
England

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle