The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET 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
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 78 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.12% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.48% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate £400 - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -
ADO.NET
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 207 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.01% 24.13% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 123 144
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ADO
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) OLE
1 2 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (100.00%) Autofac
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Datazen
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO
1 2 (100.00%) Autofac
1 2 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ODBC
1 2 (100.00%) OLE
1 2 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy