The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 265 270 252
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing ADO 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.042% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £338 £600 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +118.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £550 £390
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +41.02%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2359 2390 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.78% 25.30% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1517 1223
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 29 57
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

ADO
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ADO Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ADO
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ADO Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ADO
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 1 £338 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for ADO.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) ODBC
1 7 (87.50%) XML Schema
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) OLE
1 7 (87.50%) OLE DB
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
1 7 (87.50%) Castle Windsor
1 7 (87.50%) Autofac
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
1 7 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (87.50%) Datazen
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Remedy

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
1 7 (87.50%) Datazen
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET
1 7 (87.50%) Autofac
1 7 (87.50%) Castle Windsor
1 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ODBC
1 7 (87.50%) OLE
1 7 (87.50%) OLE DB
1 7 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) XML Schema
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Memory Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) R
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCSD
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Remedy