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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 551 543 478
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -65
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 58 48 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 50
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £313 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15034 14825 13750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 28.02% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10082 9622 8642
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £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 222 211 331
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -2 58 £375 +7.14% 22
London +6 31 £400 - 12
East of England -2 8 £408 +30.40% 5
City of London -2 7 £388 -1.89% 3
Cambridge -4 6 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 6 - -
West Midlands - 6 £275 -
Coventry - 4 £270 -
South West -8 3 £330 -1.49%
Yorkshire - 3 £363 -
Essex -11 2 £408 +25.38%
North West -15 2 £285 -1.72%
Liverpool - 2 £285 -
Merseyside - 2 £285 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £330 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
Doncaster - 2 £363 -
Cheltenham - 2 £330 -
South East -14 1 - - 5
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (82.73%) ASP.NET
3 88 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 87 (79.09%) C#
5 70 (63.64%) MVC
6 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
6 58 (52.73%) .NET Framework
7 50 (45.45%) WCF
7 50 (45.45%) XML
8 49 (44.55%) SQL
9 48 (43.64%) HTML
10 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (34.55%) Visual Studio
12 37 (33.64%) Entity Framework
13 36 (32.73%) Web Services
14 35 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (29.09%) CSS
16 31 (28.18%) T-SQL
17 30 (27.27%) jQuery
18 28 (25.45%) Windows
19 27 (24.55%) LINQ
20 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
21 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
22 21 (19.09%) NUnit
23 20 (18.18%) HTML5
23 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
24 19 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 19 (17.27%) WPF
25 17 (15.45%) Unit Testing

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (12.73%) IIS
2 9 (8.18%) CMS
2 9 (8.18%) Node.js
3 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.91%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.91%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Office
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Internet
2 3 (2.73%) SSL
2 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 2 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.82%) HTTP
3 2 (1.82%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) GSM
4 1 (0.91%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.73%) DTS
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 7
10 1 (0.91%) MySQL
10 1 (0.91%) MS Access
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 25 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (19.09%) NUnit
4 15 (13.64%) MSTest
5 11 (10.00%) Subversion
6 7 (6.36%) ReSharper
6 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.45%) Selenium
8 5 (4.55%) JIRA
9 4 (3.64%) Moq
10 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.73%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.82%) Log4Net
11 2 (1.82%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Retail
4 5 (4.55%) Legal
4 5 (4.55%) Back Office
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Law
5 4 (3.64%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.73%) French Language
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (79.09%) Developer
2 46 (41.82%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Data Migration Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Firmware Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.73%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (82.73%) ASP.NET
3 58 (52.73%) .NET Framework
4 50 (45.45%) WCF
4 50 (45.45%) XML
5 48 (43.64%) HTML
6 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (33.64%) Entity Framework
8 36 (32.73%) Web Services
9 32 (29.09%) CSS
10 30 (27.27%) jQuery
11 27 (24.55%) LINQ
12 20 (18.18%) HTML5
12 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (17.27%) WPF
14 16 (14.55%) Ajax
15 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (10.91%) AngularJS
16 12 (10.91%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) NHS
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.73%) GIS
4 3 (2.73%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.73%) Social Media
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.82%) W3C
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Life Science
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) UNIX
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.64%) MVC
2 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.45%) Unit Testing
4 16 (14.55%) TDD
4 16 (14.55%) Scrum
5 15 (13.64%) Web Development
6 13 (11.82%) OO
7 10 (9.09%) UML
7 10 (9.09%) SOA
7 10 (9.09%) Workflow
8 9 (8.18%) Process Management
9 7 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.36%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.45%) Time Management
10 6 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.45%) Data Transformation
11 5 (4.55%) SDLC
11 5 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.55%) Code Coverage
12 4 (3.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (79.09%) C#
2 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
3 49 (44.55%) SQL
4 31 (28.18%) T-SQL
5 16 (14.55%) VB.NET
6 13 (11.82%) VB
7 12 (10.91%) VB6
8 7 (6.36%) XPath
9 5 (4.55%) C++
9 5 (4.55%) Java
10 4 (3.64%) VBScript
11 2 (1.82%) PHP
11 2 (1.82%) Ruby
11 2 (1.82%) Python
12 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.91%) MCP
5 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Firmware
2 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.55%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) Sybase
3 5 (4.55%) Ektron
4 4 (3.64%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.91%) Facebook
6 1 (0.91%) Twitter
6 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.91%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.91%) Telerik
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