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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 567 533 500
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -33
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 40 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.093% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 26
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £39.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 May 2015.

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 28 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 May 2015. 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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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 -34 40 £363 -3.33% 32
London -17 21 £381 -4.68% 10
City of London +3 5 £350 -6.66%
Yorkshire - 5 £363 - 1
South West +8 3 £340 -5.55% 1
West Midlands - 3 £375 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £363 -
Doncaster - 3 £363 -
East of England +7 2 £408 +25.38% 2
Essex +3 2 £408 +25.38%
Gloucestershire - 2 £340 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Somerset +17 1 - -
Midlands 0 1 - -
Berkshire -10 1 - - 2
South East -20 1 - - 11
North West -21 1 £285 -14.28% 4
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £285 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Bath - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £330 -
Liverpool - 1 £285 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £450 -

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 83 (83.84%) C#
4 82 (82.83%) SQL Server
5 65 (65.66%) MVC
6 57 (57.58%) JavaScript
7 52 (52.53%) .NET Framework
8 49 (49.49%) HTML
9 47 (47.47%) SQL
10 41 (41.41%) XML
10 41 (41.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (40.40%) WCF
12 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (38.38%) Entity Framework
13 36 (36.36%) Web Services
14 35 (35.35%) CSS
15 34 (34.34%) T-SQL
16 30 (30.30%) Visual Studio
17 29 (29.29%) jQuery
18 28 (28.28%) Windows
19 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
19 26 (26.26%) Team Foundation Server
20 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (20.20%) NUnit
22 19 (19.19%) HTML5
23 17 (17.17%) LINQ
23 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 17 (17.17%) TDD
24 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2012
24 14 (14.14%) WPF

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (10.10%) IIS
2 6 (6.06%) Node.js
2 6 (6.06%) CMS
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.01%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.01%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) FTP
2 4 (4.04%) Internet
3 2 (2.02%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.02%) HTTP
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.02%) SSL
4 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (82.83%) SQL Server
2 41 (41.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (7.07%) DTS
9 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.01%) MS Access
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 26 (26.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (20.20%) NUnit
4 12 (12.12%) MSTest
5 8 (8.08%) Subversion
6 7 (7.07%) ReSharper
6 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.07%) Moq
7 5 (5.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (3.03%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.02%) JIRA
10 2 (2.02%) Fiddler
10 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.02%) QUnit
10 2 (2.02%) Log4Net
11 1 (1.01%) JMeter
General
1 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Dutch Language
3 2 (2.02%) French Language
3 2 (2.02%) Back Office
3 2 (2.02%) Law
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (78.79%) Developer
2 47 (47.47%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.20%) C# Developer
4 15 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Architect
9 5 (5.05%) .NET Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Consultant
12 2 (2.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Data Migration Analyst
12 2 (2.02%) Data Analyst
12 2 (2.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 52 (52.53%) .NET Framework
4 49 (49.49%) HTML
5 41 (41.41%) XML
6 40 (40.40%) WCF
7 38 (38.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (38.38%) Entity Framework
8 36 (36.36%) Web Services
9 35 (35.35%) CSS
10 29 (29.29%) jQuery
11 19 (19.19%) HTML5
12 17 (17.17%) LINQ
13 14 (14.14%) WPF
14 13 (13.13%) Ajax
14 13 (13.13%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (11.11%) CSS3
15 11 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
15 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.05%) Social Media
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) NHS
5 3 (3.03%) GIS
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 2 (2.02%) W3C
6 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.02%) UNIX
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (65.66%) MVC
2 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) TDD
4 14 (14.14%) OO
5 12 (12.12%) SOA
6 11 (11.11%) Web Development
6 11 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.10%) Scrum
8 9 (9.09%) Workflow
9 8 (8.08%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.06%) Process Management
12 5 (5.05%) OOP
12 5 (5.05%) MVVM
12 5 (5.05%) Database Tuning
12 5 (5.05%) Project Planning
13 4 (4.04%) Multithreading
13 4 (4.04%) System Testing
13 4 (4.04%) Domain-Driven Design
14 3 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.84%) C#
2 57 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 34 (34.34%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.13%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.08%) VB
7 7 (7.07%) VBScript
7 7 (7.07%) VB6
8 4 (4.04%) C++
9 3 (3.03%) XPath
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) C
10 2 (2.02%) Java
10 2 (2.02%) PHP
10 2 (2.02%) Python
11 1 (1.01%) VBA
11 1 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
1 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCP
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.03%) Sybase
4 3 (3.03%) Telerik
5 2 (2.02%) Ektron
6 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.01%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.01%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter
6 1 (1.01%) Google