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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 59 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 9 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.83% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 7.02% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
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
200 171 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.45% 26.07% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 107 51
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) LINQ
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (17.65%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 3 (17.65%) ServiceStack
10 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
1 2 (11.76%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) CSS3
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) ServiceStack
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
9 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.76%) NancyFx
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) VB6
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £375 per day + £375 / Day
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