The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 115 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 6 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 2.31% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £363 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
Entity Framework
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.11% 20.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 312 310
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Berkshire region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Wokingham - 1 £325 -
Entity Framework
South East

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) MVC
3 20 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 20 (83.33%) .NET
4 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) Data Protection
7 8 (33.33%) Workflow
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) jQuery
11 4 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (16.67%) OO
11 4 (16.67%) HTML
11 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (12.50%) Web Services
12 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (12.50%) AngularJS

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) Datazen
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Moq
3 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Development Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
1 20 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) Autofac
6 2 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 2 (8.33%) OLE
6 2 (8.33%) OLE DB
6 2 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (8.33%) WCF
6 2 (8.33%) WF
6 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 8 (33.33%) Workflow
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Secure Coding
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.17%) Memory Management
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) R
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSD
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy