The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 419 397
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 5 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.068% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 14
Median daily rate £475 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.03%  
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7322 7035 7321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.82% 32.46% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5438 5395 5313
Median daily rate £480 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ADO.NET in London

ADO.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADO.NET in London

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 London region with a requirement for ADO.NET.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) WF
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services

ADO.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) GeoServer
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (28.57%) RequireJS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle