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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 67 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.87% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
200 267 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.88% 26.59% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 132 73
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) WF
3 3 (60.00%) CAML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (60.00%) InfoPath
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) WF
3 3 (60.00%) CAML
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (20.00%) OLE
4 1 (20.00%) OLE DB
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ADO
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (20.00%) FastCGI
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Delphi
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft