Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 819 789 803
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 -18
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 45 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.074% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 26
UK median daily rate £423 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +3.09% -9.06%
10th Percentile £374 £350 £236
90th Percentile £525 £600 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £375 £364
% change year-on-year +18.80% +3.09% -7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 33,020 32,118 30,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.82% 31.93% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,208 22,866 20,929
UK median daily rate £485 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% +8.82% +2.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 335 338
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £17.70 £18.10 £15.43
90th Percentile £60.15 £52.50 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.85 £41.56 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.70% +7.24% -0.32%

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 17 February 2019.

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 11 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 17 February 2019. 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 -32 42 £424 +9.35% 23
UK excluding London -49 27 £446 +18.80% 19
London +21 16 £380 -30.91% 5
North West -5 13 £441 +8.22% 5
North of England -16 13 £441 +13.08% 8
South East -28 6 £525 +40.00% 3
South West -33 5 £501 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 - - 3
Wales - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £400 - 3

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (88.89%) C#
3 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET
4 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 29 (64.44%) .NET Framework
6 23 (51.11%) HTML
7 22 (48.89%) Oracle
8 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
9 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
10 16 (35.56%) MVC
11 15 (33.33%) Entity Framework
11 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
12 14 (31.11%) Web Services
13 13 (28.89%) Windows
13 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
13 13 (28.89%) Scrum
13 13 (28.89%) REST
13 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (26.67%) jQuery
14 12 (26.67%) CSS
14 12 (26.67%) SOAP
15 11 (24.44%) CRM
15 11 (24.44%) Workflow
15 11 (24.44%) Migration
15 11 (24.44%) Data Migration
15 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM

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 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.89%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (8.89%) Serverless
4 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) Google Play
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) Redis
5 3 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) RavenDB
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) Power BI
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.22%) NUnit
5 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Back Office
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Automation Developer
7 4 (8.89%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.89%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (8.89%) CRM Developer
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET
3 29 (64.44%) .NET Framework
4 23 (51.11%) HTML
5 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 14 (31.11%) Web Services
7 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (28.89%) REST
8 12 (26.67%) CSS
8 12 (26.67%) jQuery
8 12 (26.67%) SOAP
9 10 (22.22%) WPF
10 8 (17.78%) WCF
11 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.56%) XML
12 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (11.11%) .NET Core
13 5 (11.11%) CSS3
13 5 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) MVC
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Scrum
4 11 (24.44%) CRM
4 11 (24.44%) Data Migration
4 11 (24.44%) Migration
4 11 (24.44%) Workflow
5 10 (22.22%) User Stories
6 8 (17.78%) Information Management
7 7 (15.56%) Kanban
8 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
10 4 (8.89%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 4 (8.89%) TDD
10 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Server Building
11 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
12 2 (4.44%) Analytics
12 2 (4.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) C#
2 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
6 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.67%) VB
9 2 (4.44%) Python
10 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.22%) Java
10 1 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) XAML
10 1 (2.22%) XMLA
10 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Ansible
1 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) GoCardless
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin