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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 41 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.34% 0.47% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 2.19% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Median daily rate £340 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £319 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-63.30% +36.65%

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
192 137 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.91% 21.44% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 91 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 39 (92.86%) MVC
3 38 (90.48%) C#
4 32 (76.19%) WCF
5 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (69.05%) Web Services
7 24 (57.14%) OOD
7 24 (57.14%) Subversion
8 23 (54.76%) NUnit
8 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
8 23 (54.76%) Moq
8 23 (54.76%) SOLID
9 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
10 21 (50.00%) Scrum
11 17 (40.48%) SQL
12 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (35.71%) XML
13 15 (35.71%) OO
14 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
15 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
16 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (23.81%) jQuery
17 10 (23.81%) HTML
18 9 (21.43%) CruiseControl
18 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 7 (16.67%) Service Management
20 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
21 5 (11.90%) 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 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) LDAP
1 2 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Subversion
2 23 (54.76%) Moq
2 23 (54.76%) NUnit
3 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 9 (21.43%) CruiseControl
5 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.38%) NuGet
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (92.86%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) XML Developer
9 1 (2.38%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 32 (76.19%) WCF
3 29 (69.05%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (35.71%) XML
7 10 (23.81%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (7.14%) CSS
12 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
12 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 1 (2.38%) DOM
12 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 1 (2.38%) Ninject
12 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
1 2 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) MVC
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) OOD
4 23 (54.76%) SOLID
5 21 (50.00%) Scrum
6 15 (35.71%) OO
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.67%) Service Management
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
11 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 4 (9.52%) TDD
12 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
12 2 (4.76%) Content Management
12 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.76%) Kanban
12 2 (4.76%) Planning Poker
12 2 (4.76%) User Stories
12 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Java
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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