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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 0.64% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 2.72% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
Median daily rate £345 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-72.34% -

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
176 147 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.09% 23.41% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 102 71
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 38 (97.44%) C#
3 34 (87.18%) MVC
4 33 (84.62%) WCF
5 29 (74.36%) Web Services
6 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (61.54%) Subversion
7 24 (61.54%) OOD
8 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
8 23 (58.97%) NUnit
8 23 (58.97%) Moq
9 22 (56.41%) SOLID
10 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
11 20 (51.28%) Scrum
12 18 (46.15%) SQL
13 15 (38.46%) XML
13 15 (38.46%) OO
14 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
14 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
16 12 (30.77%) jQuery
16 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
17 11 (28.21%) HTML
18 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 9 (23.08%) CruiseControl
20 7 (17.95%) Service Management
21 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
22 5 (12.82%) Front End Development

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 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Subversion
2 23 (58.97%) Moq
2 23 (58.97%) NUnit
3 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
4 9 (23.08%) CruiseControl
5 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.13%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.56%) NuGet
7 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (92.31%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
4 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.13%) XML Developer
8 1 (2.56%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 33 (84.62%) WCF
3 29 (74.36%) Web Services
4 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 15 (38.46%) XML
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (30.77%) jQuery
8 11 (28.21%) HTML
9 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
11 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (5.13%) LINQ
13 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.56%) DOM
13 1 (2.56%) HTML5
13 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 1 (2.56%) Ninject
13 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) MVC
2 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) OOD
4 22 (56.41%) SOLID
5 20 (51.28%) Scrum
6 15 (38.46%) OO
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.95%) Service Management
9 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
11 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
12 3 (7.69%) Web Development
13 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
13 2 (5.13%) Content Management
13 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.13%) TDD
13 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (2.56%) CRM
14 1 (2.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on skill set
Posted: 3 days ago