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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 48 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.79% 2.73% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.53 - £17.04
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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
162 183 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.98% 23.67% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 100 146
Average daily rate £340 £356 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.56% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 September 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) WCF
5 13 (65.00%) MVC
6 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (50.00%) HTML
8 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (40.00%) TDD
9 8 (40.00%) CSS
10 7 (35.00%) BDD
11 6 (30.00%) RESTful
11 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (25.00%) SQL
12 5 (25.00%) Web Services
12 5 (25.00%) Ruby
12 5 (25.00%) HTML5
12 5 (25.00%) jQuery
12 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 5 (25.00%) Node.js
12 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
13 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (15.00%) OO
14 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (15.00%) CSS3

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (10.00%) Moq
2 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
1 19 (95.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) WCF
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) CSS3
10 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (10.00%) LINQ
10 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (15.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Telerik
1 1 (5.00%) Nintex
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