The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 137 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.044% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.16% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.87% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.04 -
% change year-on-year
+120.07% -
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
810 611 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.28% 27.06% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 418 348
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £15.28 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £50.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ADO.NET
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.NET across the South West region.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ADO.NET
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.NET across the South West region.

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ADO.NET
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire - 5 £300 -
Bristol - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
ADO.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) XSL
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Apex Code
5 2 (22.22%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) SAP