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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 554 552 500
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -52
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 43 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.086% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 19
Average daily rate
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£356 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
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
14917 14887 12863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.33% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9662 9655 8037
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 219 349
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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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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 -5 41 £363 +5.45% 47
London -27 16 £381 +12.96% 14
Yorkshire - 6 £363 - 5
East of England +14 4 £363 +11.53% 1
West Midlands -11 4 £369 +18.95% 5
South East -20 4 £305 -14.68% 13
Hertfordshire +8 3 £275 - 1
City of London -7 3 £350 +3.70% 5
West Yorkshire - 3 £320 - 5
Leeds - 3 £320 - 1
North West -19 2 £285 -24.00% 4
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
Watford - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Coventry - 2 - -
Doncaster - 2 £363 -
Berkshire +5 1 - - 2
Scotland +4 1 £275 -
Essex +3 1 £450 +38.46%
South West -4 1 £350 -4.76%
Hampshire -9 1 £310 - 2
Staffordshire -9 1 £363 +16.93% 3
Manchester -9 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 - 2
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £275 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (84.76%) SQL Server
3 86 (81.90%) ASP.NET
3 86 (81.90%) C#
4 66 (62.86%) MVC
5 64 (60.95%) JavaScript
6 60 (57.14%) .NET Framework
7 56 (53.33%) HTML
8 52 (49.52%) SQL
9 46 (43.81%) XML
10 44 (41.90%) CSS
10 44 (41.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 42 (40.00%) WCF
11 42 (40.00%) Entity Framework
12 41 (39.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (36.19%) T-SQL
14 32 (30.48%) Web Services
14 32 (30.48%) jQuery
15 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
16 28 (26.67%) Visual Studio
17 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (24.76%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (23.81%) Windows
20 24 (22.86%) TDD
20 24 (22.86%) LINQ
20 24 (22.86%) HTML5
21 21 (20.00%) NUnit
22 20 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (18.10%) OO
24 16 (15.24%) CSS3

ADO.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (7.62%) IIS
1 8 (7.62%) CMS
2 7 (6.67%) Node.js
3 6 (5.71%) EPiServer CMS
4 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Office
2 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) FTP
2 4 (3.81%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.90%) DNS
4 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.90%) SSL
4 2 (1.90%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (84.76%) SQL Server
2 44 (41.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.76%) DTS
8 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.95%) MS Access
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 26 (24.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (20.00%) NUnit
4 14 (13.33%) MSTest
5 9 (8.57%) ReSharper
6 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.67%) Moq
8 6 (5.71%) Subversion
8 6 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.90%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (1.90%) QUnit
11 2 (1.90%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.95%) NuGet
12 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Law
3 2 (1.90%) Back Office
3 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.95%) French Language
Job Titles
1 88 (83.81%) Developer
2 54 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.95%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (3.81%) .NET Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Firmware Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Consultant
12 2 (1.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (81.90%) ASP.NET
3 60 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 56 (53.33%) HTML
5 46 (43.81%) XML
6 44 (41.90%) CSS
7 42 (40.00%) WCF
7 42 (40.00%) Entity Framework
8 41 (39.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (30.48%) jQuery
9 32 (30.48%) Web Services
10 24 (22.86%) LINQ
10 24 (22.86%) HTML5
11 16 (15.24%) CSS3
11 16 (15.24%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (13.33%) Ajax
14 13 (12.38%) WPF
15 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (5.71%) Social Media
2 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.81%) NHS
5 3 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.86%) GIS
6 2 (1.90%) EMV
6 2 (1.90%) W3C
6 2 (1.90%) User Experience
6 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.90%) Android
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (62.86%) MVC
2 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) TDD
4 19 (18.10%) OO
5 15 (14.29%) SOA
6 13 (12.38%) Scrum
7 12 (11.43%) Web Development
8 11 (10.48%) OOP
8 11 (10.48%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.67%) MVVM
10 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.71%) Process Management
11 6 (5.71%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.71%) Workflow
12 5 (4.76%) Refactoring
12 5 (4.76%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.76%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.76%) Database Tuning
13 4 (3.81%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) C#
2 64 (60.95%) JavaScript
3 52 (49.52%) SQL
4 38 (36.19%) T-SQL
5 15 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.52%) VBScript
7 8 (7.62%) VB
8 7 (6.67%) VB6
9 3 (2.86%) XPath
9 3 (2.86%) C++
10 2 (1.90%) Java
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) C
10 2 (1.90%) Ruby
10 2 (1.90%) Python
11 1 (0.95%) XAML
11 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Firmware
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.86%) Telerik
5 2 (1.90%) Ektron
5 2 (1.90%) Facebook
5 2 (1.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.95%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.95%) Sybase
6 1 (0.95%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.95%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.95%) Google
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