The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
England / South West
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADO 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £160 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £425 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
664 815 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 28.20% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 607 511
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

ADO
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ADO Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ADO
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ADO Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ADO
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Dorset - 1 £160 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for ADO.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft