The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET
Rank 133 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.15% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.59% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £369 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.37% +18.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.21 - £52.50
ADO.NET
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
701 674 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.33% 25.03% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 439 334
Median daily rate £388 £345 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

ADO.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ADO.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ADO.NET
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.NET across the West Midlands region.

ADO.NET Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADO.NET
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.NET across the West Midlands region.

ADO.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADO.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET 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.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

ADO.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Messaging Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft