The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 547 487 501
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +14
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 59 87 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 63 42
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.87% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.04 -
% change year-on-year
+120.07% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15614 15218 15834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 28.82% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10108 9812 9495
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 263 387
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
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

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADO.NET within the UK.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ADO.NET
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ADO.NET
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET within the UK.

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ADO.NET
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England -66 57 £350 -9.67% 33
London -27 27 £375 - 10
South East -10 12 £300 -20.00% 7
East of England -25 9 £350 -12.50% 3
City of London +15 6 £408 +16.42% 2
South West -30 5 £300 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £300 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £400 - 1
Surrey +5 4 - - 2
Berkshire +6 3 £375 -
East Midlands +2 3 - -
Oxfordshire -4 3 £223 -31.53%
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Leicester - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £313 -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £300 -20.00% 1
Milton Keynes -1 2 £300 -20.00% 1
Cambridge - 2 £313 -
Reading +11 1 £375 -
Cheshire +7 1 £275 -29.48% 3
North West -6 1 £275 -29.48% 5
Witney - 1 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £385 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 £300 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £275 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £385 - 2
Belfast - - - - 1

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (90.83%) C#
3 80 (73.39%) SQL Server
4 79 (72.48%) ASP.NET
5 73 (66.97%) HTML
6 68 (62.39%) JavaScript
7 67 (61.47%) CSS
8 59 (54.13%) .NET Framework
9 57 (52.29%) Visual Studio
10 55 (50.46%) MVC
11 51 (46.79%) Microsoft
11 51 (46.79%) SQL
12 47 (43.12%) WCF
13 41 (37.61%) jQuery
13 41 (37.61%) XML
14 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (35.78%) Ajax
15 36 (33.03%) Windows
16 33 (30.28%) VB.NET
17 32 (29.36%) Web Services
18 31 (28.44%) SQL Server 2008
18 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (21.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 20 (18.35%) HTML5
20 20 (18.35%) Oracle
20 20 (18.35%) IIS
21 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
21 19 (17.43%) CMS
22 18 (16.51%) Scrum
22 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (18.35%) IIS
2 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
2 19 (17.43%) CMS
3 15 (13.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (11.93%) DNN
5 9 (8.26%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.75%) Kentico
9 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Foundation
9 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.92%) Node.js
10 1 (0.92%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.92%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.75%) DNS
3 2 (1.83%) SAN
3 2 (1.83%) DHCP
3 2 (1.83%) FTP
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) Firewall
3 2 (1.83%) Wireless
3 2 (1.83%) NAS
4 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.92%) HTTP
4 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (73.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (28.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (16.51%) Relational Database
4 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.34%) MySQL
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.75%) DB2
10 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.83%) DTS
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (52.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (13.76%) NUnit
4 10 (9.17%) JIRA
5 9 (8.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (8.26%) MSBuild
6 6 (5.50%) FxCop
7 5 (4.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.67%) StyleCop
8 4 (3.67%) MSTest
9 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (2.75%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.75%) Selenium
9 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.83%) T4 Templates
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.83%) Moq
10 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.92%) QUnit
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Local Government
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (76.15%) Developer
2 50 (45.87%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.84%) C# Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Programmer
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Architect
8 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.59%) Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (4.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# Programmer
10 4 (3.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (72.48%) ASP.NET
3 73 (66.97%) HTML
4 67 (61.47%) CSS
5 59 (54.13%) .NET Framework
6 47 (43.12%) WCF
7 41 (37.61%) XML
7 41 (37.61%) jQuery
8 39 (35.78%) Ajax
9 32 (29.36%) Web Services
10 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (21.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (18.35%) HTML5
13 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 18 (16.51%) Razor View Engine
14 17 (15.60%) WPF
15 16 (14.68%) XSLT
16 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 14 (12.84%) LINQ
17 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) W3C
2 6 (5.50%) CMDB
2 6 (5.50%) Kindle
3 5 (4.59%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.67%) User Experience
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.83%) Clustering
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.92%) FMCG
7 1 (0.92%) DataPower
7 1 (0.92%) Open Source
7 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.92%) Derivative
7 1 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.92%) DTV
7 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) UNIX
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.46%) MVC
2 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.51%) Scrum
3 18 (16.51%) OO
3 18 (16.51%) Unit Testing
4 17 (15.60%) TDD
5 16 (14.68%) UML
6 14 (12.84%) SOA
7 11 (10.09%) OOP
7 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.09%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (10.09%) MVVM
8 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.26%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.34%) Content Management
10 7 (6.42%) Web Development
10 7 (6.42%) Use Case
11 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.50%) ITSM
11 6 (5.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (90.83%) C#
2 68 (62.39%) JavaScript
3 51 (46.79%) SQL
4 33 (30.28%) VB.NET
5 18 (16.51%) T-SQL
5 18 (16.51%) VBScript
6 16 (14.68%) VB
7 9 (8.26%) VB6
7 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.34%) Python
9 7 (6.42%) XAML
10 6 (5.50%) Perl
11 4 (3.67%) C++
12 3 (2.75%) Java
13 2 (1.83%) C
13 2 (1.83%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.92%) Scala
14 1 (0.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) Degree
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.83%) MCSE
5 2 (1.83%) CCNA
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) MCTS
6 1 (0.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) GPG13
2 6 (5.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.83%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) SCOM
1 6 (5.50%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.92%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 51 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle
3 15 (13.76%) Sitecore
4 12 (11.01%) EPiServer
5 6 (5.50%) BMC
5 6 (5.50%) Remedy
6 5 (4.59%) Sybase
7 3 (2.75%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.75%) Telerik
7 3 (2.75%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.83%) HP
8 2 (1.83%) Citrix
8 2 (1.83%) VMware
8 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.83%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.83%) Veritas
8 2 (1.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.92%) Mercator
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago