The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for ADO.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ADO.NET over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ADO.NET
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £335 £330
% change year-on-year +19.40% +1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ADO.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 116 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 23.88% 17.58% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 75 118
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -52.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ADO.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing ADO.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ADO.NET in Hertfordshire

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ADO.NET in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ADO.NET in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ADO.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring

ADO.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) FxCop
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft