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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 551 557 491
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -66
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 74 59 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.38% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 66
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

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
16337 15619 15306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.89% 28.09% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11094 9900 9829
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 218 264
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 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 28 August 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 +5 74 £375 +7.14% 17
London +28 37 £400 +6.66% 6
East of England +7 14 £330 +5.60% 2
South East -22 9 £363 +20.83% 3
City of London +5 8 £375 -6.25%
Cambridge -3 8 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 8 - -
South West -8 7 £333 +10.83% 1
Oxfordshire -20 6 £375 +68.53% 2
Hertfordshire +3 5 £325 -18.75% 1
Cheltenham - 5 £333 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £333 -
Guildford +1 3 £315 -
Surrey -4 3 £315 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £339 -
Yorkshire - 2 £339 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £265 - 1
Oxford -20 1 £375 -
Bath - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £265 -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 3
Liverpool - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £335 -
Brentwood - 1 £340 -

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (84.48%) C#
3 90 (77.59%) SQL Server
4 86 (74.14%) ASP.NET
5 73 (62.93%) .NET Framework
6 71 (61.21%) MVC
7 61 (52.59%) JavaScript
8 54 (46.55%) SQL
9 50 (43.10%) Visual Studio
9 50 (43.10%) XML
10 47 (40.52%) HTML
10 47 (40.52%) WCF
11 43 (37.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 41 (35.34%) Entity Framework
13 39 (33.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (33.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
15 34 (29.31%) Web Services
16 33 (28.45%) LINQ
17 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (25.86%) Windows
18 30 (25.86%) jQuery
18 30 (25.86%) Unit Testing
19 27 (23.28%) CSS
19 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
20 24 (20.69%) WPF
21 22 (18.97%) NUnit
21 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
22 21 (18.10%) Finance
22 21 (18.10%) Scrum

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (15.52%) IIS
2 8 (6.90%) CMS
2 8 (6.90%) Node.js
3 7 (6.03%) JBoss
3 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.59%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.86%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) SSL
1 6 (5.17%) Internet
1 6 (5.17%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) FTP
4 2 (1.72%) HTTP
4 2 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.86%) GSM
5 1 (0.86%) SMPP
5 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (77.59%) SQL Server
2 39 (33.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (15.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.17%) DTS
10 5 (4.31%) Big Data
11 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 7
13 1 (0.86%) MS Access
13 1 (0.86%) MySQL
13 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 50 (43.10%) Visual Studio
2 43 (37.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (18.97%) NUnit
4 15 (12.93%) MSTest
5 14 (12.07%) Subversion
6 7 (6.03%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.17%) Selenium
8 5 (4.31%) JIRA
8 5 (4.31%) ReSharper
8 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.31%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.45%) Moq
10 3 (2.59%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.59%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.72%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.72%) Log4Net
11 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.31%) Legal
5 4 (3.45%) Law
5 4 (3.45%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.59%) French Language
6 3 (2.59%) Back Office
6 3 (2.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (81.90%) Developer
2 40 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 25 (21.55%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.93%) Web Developer
5 14 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Programmer
10 4 (3.45%) Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Silverlight Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Sitecore Developer
11 3 (2.59%) AWS Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (74.14%) ASP.NET
3 73 (62.93%) .NET Framework
4 50 (43.10%) XML
5 47 (40.52%) HTML
5 47 (40.52%) WCF
6 41 (35.34%) Entity Framework
7 39 (33.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (29.31%) Web Services
9 33 (28.45%) LINQ
10 30 (25.86%) jQuery
11 27 (23.28%) CSS
12 24 (20.69%) WPF
13 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (15.52%) Ajax
15 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (13.79%) Unity DI Container
17 15 (12.93%) XML Schema
17 15 (12.93%) WinForms
18 14 (12.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.31%) NHS
4 3 (2.59%) GIS
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.72%) User Experience
5 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.86%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Life Science
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.86%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.45%) UNIX
5 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.59%) Android
5 3 (2.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) MVC
2 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.86%) Unit Testing
4 21 (18.10%) Scrum
5 17 (14.66%) TDD
6 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.93%) UML
8 14 (12.07%) OO
8 14 (12.07%) Web Development
9 12 (10.34%) Process Management
10 11 (9.48%) SOA
11 9 (7.76%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.76%) Time Management
11 9 (7.76%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (6.90%) MVVM
12 8 (6.90%) Workflow
13 6 (5.17%) Pair Programming
13 6 (5.17%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 98 (84.48%) C#
2 61 (52.59%) JavaScript
3 54 (46.55%) SQL
4 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
5 21 (18.10%) VB.NET
6 15 (12.93%) VB6
6 15 (12.93%) VB
7 13 (11.21%) C++
8 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.90%) Java
9 8 (6.90%) VBScript
10 7 (6.03%) XAML
10 7 (6.03%) XPath
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) C
11 2 (1.72%) PHP
12 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) Ektron
4 4 (3.45%) Sybase
5 3 (2.59%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.59%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.86%) Facebook
7 1 (0.86%) Twitter
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