The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 138 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 3 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% 0.084% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.33% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 17
Average daily rate £368 £306 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £251 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £361 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
- -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
824 599 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.52% 25.09% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 372 507
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET
England

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £350 -
Somerset -11 1 £385 +62.10%
Wiltshire - - - - 1
ADO.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
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 Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Ektron