The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ADO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £550 £300
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +83.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ADO
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
677 603 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.89% 23.31% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 390 322
Median daily rate £383 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 19
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.47 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.55% +38.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £45.60 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ADO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ADO
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ADO across the West Midlands region.

ADO Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADO
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO across the West Midlands region.

ADO Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADO
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ADO.

1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) DAO

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Service Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Access Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Access VBA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Excel Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) DAO
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle