The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET Entity Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 67 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.80% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £478 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.07% +20.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £296
% change year-on-year
- +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 166 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.29% 22.10% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework across the Cheshire region.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Nantwich - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) IIS
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
6 4 (44.44%) MVVM
6 4 (44.44%) Moq
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (33.33%) WCF
7 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (22.22%) LINQ
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 2 (22.22%) JSON
8 2 (22.22%) Banking
8 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Moq
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) WiX
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) LINQ
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) WPF
8 1 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) MVVM
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft