The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 March 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 238 266
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28  
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 17 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.29% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 1.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +31.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £334 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £60.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 -

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2077 2182 2359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.65% 23.66% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1462 1369
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 50 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

ADO.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ADO.NET in the South East

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ADO.NET in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ADO.NET in the South East

ADO.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADO.NET in the South East

ADO.NET
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +25 15 £393 +18.93% 1
Hampshire - 2 £275 - 3
ADO.NET
England

ADO.NET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for ADO.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
4 18 (81.82%) WinForms
4 18 (81.82%) VB.NET
4 18 (81.82%) LINQ
4 18 (81.82%) Unit Testing
4 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (72.73%) Prototyping
5 16 (72.73%) WCF
5 16 (72.73%) Oracle
6 15 (68.18%) Client/Server
6 15 (68.18%) NUnit
6 15 (68.18%) WPF
6 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 15 (68.18%) ReSharper
6 15 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (68.18%) MVVM
6 15 (68.18%) Moq
6 15 (68.18%) MSBuild
6 15 (68.18%) Caliburn.Micro
7 4 (18.18%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (18.18%) T-SQL

ADO.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) Commerce Server
2 1 (4.55%) Commerce Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Moq
1 15 (68.18%) MSBuild
1 15 (68.18%) NUnit
1 15 (68.18%) ReSharper
1 15 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 15 (68.18%) WinForms Developer
3 15 (68.18%) WPF Developer
4 13 (59.09%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Developer
5 10 (45.45%) WCF Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# WCF Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (81.82%) LINQ
3 18 (81.82%) WinForms
4 16 (72.73%) WCF
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (68.18%) Caliburn.Micro
5 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 15 (68.18%) WPF
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 18 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Prototyping
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (68.18%) MVVM
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) VB.NET
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) COBOL
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) JCL
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle