The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 27 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.92% 4.29% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 13.43% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £425 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
Entity Framework
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 67 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.58% 31.90% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 38 32
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Brighton region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) React
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (55.56%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (22.22%) API Development
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) OOP
8 1 (11.11%) OO
8 1 (11.11%) COM+
8 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 1 (11.11%) VB
8 1 (11.11%) Selenium
8 1 (11.11%) jQuery
8 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (66.67%) React
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 1 (11.11%) AutoMapper
7 1 (11.11%) COM+
7 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) API Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6