Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 810 850
Rank change year-on-year -48 +40 -79
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET 39 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.060% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 40
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £318 £263 £231
90th Percentile £525 £500 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £315
% change year-on-year +1.91% +24.60% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - £20.21
10th Percentile £19.25 - £19.10
90th Percentile £19.75 - £21.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.21

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 36,023 31,987 32,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.99% 32.37% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,416 22,150 22,529
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £295
90th Percentile £625 £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 339 394 385
UK median hourly rate £41.61 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.03% +11.11% -3.87%
10th Percentile £15.19 £16.00 £13.10
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -4.00%

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 20 September 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 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 20 September 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 -45 38 £400 - 22
UK excluding London -34 28 £400 +1.91% 14
South East -23 12 £450 +12.50% 2
London -14 11 £423 -11.05% 9
South West -4 8 £463 -2.63%
North of England -16 5 £375 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
East Midlands +8 2 £325 - 1
Midlands -19 2 £325 +18.18% 4
North West -20 2 £358 -28.50% 5
Wales -17 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 28 (71.79%) SQL
4 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
5 23 (58.97%) MVC
6 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
7 20 (51.28%) jQuery
8 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
11 16 (41.03%) XML
11 16 (41.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (38.46%) CSS
12 15 (38.46%) HTML
12 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (35.90%) Entity Framework
13 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
14 13 (33.33%) Scrum
15 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (28.21%) WCF
17 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
18 9 (23.08%) MySQL
18 9 (23.08%) Web Services
18 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
19 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
20 7 (17.95%) WinForms
20 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
20 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering

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 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.26%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (10.26%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (10.26%) Serverless
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Boomi
4 1 (2.56%) Google Play
4 1 (2.56%) iPaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (23.08%) MySQL
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (10.26%) Redis
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) OLAP
7 1 (2.56%) Power BI
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Moq
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Toad
5 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.26%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 9 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Automation Developer
8 4 (10.26%) AWS Developer
8 4 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (7.69%) CRM Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 21 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 20 (51.28%) jQuery
5 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (41.03%) XML
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (38.46%) CSS
7 15 (38.46%) HTML
8 14 (35.90%) Entity Framework
9 11 (28.21%) WCF
10 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
11 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (17.95%) HTML5
12 7 (17.95%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (17.95%) WinForms
13 5 (12.82%) Dapper ORM
13 5 (12.82%) XSD
13 5 (12.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) MVC
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Server Building
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Kanban
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Refactoring
7 4 (10.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (7.69%) Asynchronous Programming
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Microservices
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 28 (71.79%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
5 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.82%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.69%) VB
8 2 (5.13%) XPath
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) VBScript
9 1 (2.56%) VC++
9 1 (2.56%) X++
9 1 (2.56%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Infragistics
5 3 (7.69%) Telerik
6 2 (5.13%) Capita
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) Informatica
7 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.56%) Okta
7 1 (2.56%) SnapLogic
7 1 (2.56%) Xamarin