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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 55 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.32% 1.12% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 5.44% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £341 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £341 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.36% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £54.90 -
% change year-on-year
-26.22% -
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
200 147 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.42% 20.56% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 98 113
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+471.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 11 (73.33%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) NUnit
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) OOD
5 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) Subversion
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 8 (53.33%) SOLID
6 7 (46.67%) Moq
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 6 (40.00%) XML
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) OO
8 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (26.67%) Java
9 4 (26.67%) CSS
9 4 (26.67%) Finance
9 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) NUnit
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 7 (46.67%) Moq
4 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
5 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (20.00%) LINQ
8 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (13.33%) JSON
9 2 (13.33%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) Underscore.js
10 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) OOD
3 8 (53.33%) SOLID
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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