Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 15 November 2018 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
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 840 832 847
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -50
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 38 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.061% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 32
UK median daily rate £436 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.33% +19.05% -18.45%
10th Percentile £325 £343 £231
90th Percentile £525 £488 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £315
% change year-on-year +6.67% +19.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ADO.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 36,258 33,174 32,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.81% 32.20% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,572 23,397 22,653
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £299
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 376 376
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.25 £14.06
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +11.56% -2.00%

ADO.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ADO.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ADO.NET in the UK

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ADO.NET in the UK

ADO.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ADO.NET over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ADO.NET in the UK

ADO.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADO.NET in the UK

ADO.NET
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 35 £450 +20.00% 16
UK excluding London -47 27 £400 +6.67% 10
South West -21 11 £463 +32.14%
London +22 9 £450 +28.57% 6
South East -45 8 £488 +30.00%
North of England -23 4 £375 -14.29% 4
North West -22 3 - - 2
Midlands -2 2 £325 - 4
East Midlands - 2 £325 - 2
East of England -7 1 £400 +6.67% 2
Wales -14 1 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ADO.NET.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) C#
3 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
5 24 (63.16%) .NET Framework
6 23 (60.53%) jQuery
7 22 (57.89%) MVC
8 19 (50.00%) HTML
8 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (47.37%) CSS
10 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
11 15 (39.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
12 13 (34.21%) Scrum
12 13 (34.21%) XML
13 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
13 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (28.95%) WCF
14 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
15 9 (23.68%) Web Services
15 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
16 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
16 8 (21.05%) HTML5
16 8 (21.05%) Oracle
17 6 (15.79%) MySQL

ADO.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (10.53%) Serverless
3 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) Google Play
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.79%) MySQL
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.53%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (10.53%) Redis
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.63%) OLAP
8 1 (2.63%) Power BI
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Moq
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Automation Developer
7 4 (10.53%) AWS Developer
7 4 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) CRM Developer
7 4 (10.53%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
3 24 (63.16%) .NET Framework
4 23 (60.53%) jQuery
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (47.37%) CSS
7 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
9 13 (34.21%) XML
10 11 (28.95%) WCF
11 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (23.68%) Web Services
12 8 (21.05%) HTML5
13 6 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (13.16%) .NET Core
14 5 (13.16%) Dapper ORM
15 4 (10.53%) Ajax
15 4 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) MVC
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.79%) Server Building
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Refactoring
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.26%) UML
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
5 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 4 (10.53%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) C
9 1 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VC++
9 1 (2.63%) X++
9 1 (2.63%) XMLA
9 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
1 4 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Infragistics
3 3 (7.89%) Telerik
4 1 (2.63%) Xamarin