The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 38 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 27 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.84% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.16% 3.08% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 4
Median daily rate £345 £381 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £436 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Entity Framework
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
242 130 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.38% 19.73% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 90 98
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £237 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+614.28% -49.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 28 (84.85%) WCF
3 25 (75.76%) Web Services
4 22 (66.67%) OOD
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (66.67%) Subversion
5 21 (63.64%) NUnit
5 21 (63.64%) Moq
6 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
7 19 (57.58%) SOLID
8 18 (54.55%) Scrum
9 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
10 16 (48.48%) SQL
11 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
11 14 (42.42%) OO
12 13 (39.39%) XML
13 11 (33.33%) jQuery
14 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (27.27%) CruiseControl
15 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
15 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
16 7 (21.21%) HTML
16 7 (21.21%) Service Management
17 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
18 4 (12.12%) Data Protection

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Subversion
2 21 (63.64%) Moq
2 21 (63.64%) NUnit
3 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
4 9 (27.27%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (6.06%) XML Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 28 (84.85%) WCF
3 25 (75.76%) Web Services
4 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) XML
6 11 (33.33%) jQuery
7 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (6.06%) CSS
11 2 (6.06%) LINQ
12 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 1 (3.03%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.06%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) OOD
3 19 (57.58%) SOLID
4 18 (54.55%) Scrum
5 14 (42.42%) OO
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) Service Management
8 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Web Development
12 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (3.03%) CRM
12 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (3.03%) Process Management
12 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) SAP