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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 52 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 12 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.65% 1.94% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 7.65% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Entity Framework
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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
184 170 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.34% 25.41% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 109 73
Average daily rate £350 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £11.93 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.63% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 15 (62.50%) WCF
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) HTML
8 9 (37.50%) Web Services
9 8 (33.33%) CSS
10 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
10 7 (29.17%) TDD
11 6 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (25.00%) HTML5
11 6 (25.00%) BDD
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 5 (20.83%) RESTful
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (16.67%) jQuery
13 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 4 (16.67%) Ruby
13 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 4 (16.67%) Node.js
13 4 (16.67%) CSS3

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Node.js
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Moq
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 2 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Architect
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) WCF
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (20.83%) RESTful
10 4 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.67%) jQuery
11 3 (12.50%) LINQ
11 3 (12.50%) JSON
11 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (12.50%) ServiceStack
12 2 (8.33%) NancyFx
12 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
8 1 (4.17%) Workflow
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Telerik
2 1 (4.17%) Nintex