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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 570 550 524
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -26
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 56 62 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 44
Average daily rate £400 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -

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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 55 £400 +25.49% 14
London +15 27 £450 +7.78% 6
South East +21 12 £400 +53.84%
North East -11 9 £432 +4.60%
Tyne and Wear -20 9 £432 +4.60%
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 9 £432 +4.60%
City of London +40 7 £400 +3.22% 1
Surrey -2 7 £425 +63.46%
Kent - 3 £330 -
Berkshire +9 2 £400 -
Reading -3 2 £400 -
West Midlands -12 2 - - 1
Leeds -13 2 £295 -7.81% 3
West Yorkshire -14 2 £295 -7.45% 3
Yorkshire -28 2 £295 -7.45% 4
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Southall - 2 £375 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Glasgow +8 1 - -
Scotland -6 1 - -
East of England -11 1 £363 +26.08%
Manchester -15 1 £338 - 1
North West -17 1 £338 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £648 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £300 -
Essex - 1 £363 -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £363 -
Leicester - 1 £375 - 1

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 90 (90.91%) C#
3 83 (83.84%) SQL Server
4 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
5 56 (56.57%) ASP.NET
6 55 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 48 (48.48%) Visual Studio
8 47 (47.47%) SQL
9 45 (45.45%) JavaScript
10 42 (42.42%) .NET Framework
11 40 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (38.38%) XML
13 37 (37.37%) MVC
14 32 (32.32%) Windows
15 30 (30.30%) Web Services
16 29 (29.29%) HTML
16 29 (29.29%) Relational Database
17 28 (28.28%) WinForms
17 28 (28.28%) Entity Framework
18 27 (27.27%) C++
19 25 (25.25%) WCF
20 22 (22.22%) TDD
20 22 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (21.21%) NUnit
21 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
22 20 (20.20%) Continuous Delivery
22 20 (20.20%) Big Data
22 20 (20.20%) jQuery
22 20 (20.20%) CSS

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) JBoss
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.01%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) IaaS
2 3 (3.03%) PaaS
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) DNS
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) Firewall
3 3 (3.03%) FTP
3 3 (3.03%) HTTP
3 3 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.01%) SSL
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (83.84%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.29%) Relational Database
3 20 (20.20%) Big Data
4 19 (19.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 9 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (6.06%) HBase
10 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.04%) GIS
12 3 (3.03%) DTS
12 3 (3.03%) SQLite
13 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 55 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (48.48%) Visual Studio
3 21 (21.21%) NUnit
4 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
5 11 (11.11%) MSBuild
6 10 (10.10%) MSTest
7 7 (7.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (6.06%) JIRA
9 5 (5.05%) Subversion
10 3 (3.03%) WiX
11 2 (2.02%) TortoiseSVN
12 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (1.01%) GoLive
12 1 (1.01%) Grunt
12 1 (1.01%) Moq
12 1 (1.01%) NuGet
12 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Advertising
3 3 (3.03%) Front Office
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (88.89%) Developer
2 56 (56.57%) C# Developer
3 51 (51.52%) .NET Developer
4 38 (38.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (23.23%) SQL Developer
6 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (16.16%) Software Developer
7 15 (15.15%) C++ Developer
7 15 (15.15%) C++/C# Developer
8 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.13%) Senior Developer
9 12 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (10.10%) CRM Developer
11 10 (10.10%) WPF Developer
12 9 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
12 9 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
12 9 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (56.57%) ASP.NET
3 42 (42.42%) .NET Framework
4 38 (38.38%) XML
5 30 (30.30%) Web Services
6 29 (29.29%) HTML
7 28 (28.28%) Entity Framework
7 28 (28.28%) WinForms
8 25 (25.25%) WCF
9 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
10 20 (20.20%) CSS
10 20 (20.20%) jQuery
11 17 (17.17%) LINQ
11 17 (17.17%) WPF
12 12 (12.12%) SOAP
13 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (9.09%) JSON
15 9 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Clustering
3 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.05%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) W3C
8 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Windows
2 14 (14.14%) Windows 7
2 14 (14.14%) Windows 8
3 6 (6.06%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) MVC
3 22 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (22.22%) TDD
4 20 (20.20%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (17.17%) Unit Testing
6 14 (14.14%) Scrum
7 13 (13.13%) CRM
7 13 (13.13%) Process Management
8 12 (12.12%) OO
8 12 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 12 (12.12%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.10%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.09%) BDD
10 9 (9.09%) Investment Management
11 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.07%) Front End Development
12 7 (7.07%) OOP
12 7 (7.07%) Waterfall
13 6 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 90 (90.91%) C#
2 47 (47.47%) SQL
3 45 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.27%) C++
5 17 (17.17%) PowerShell
6 15 (15.15%) T-SQL
7 12 (12.12%) XAML
8 10 (10.10%) VB
9 9 (9.09%) Java
10 8 (8.08%) VB.NET
11 7 (7.07%) C
11 7 (7.07%) VBScript
12 4 (4.04%) VB6
13 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.01%) Delphi
14 1 (1.01%) Python
14 1 (1.01%) R
14 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) MCSD
5 1 (1.01%) MCSE
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Puppet
1 3 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Telerik
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco
4 3 (3.03%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.02%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Capita
6 1 (1.01%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
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