The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 66 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 2.19% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £40.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.71 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -55.45%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 274 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.16% 27.90% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 148 148
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £385 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £36.07 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% -5.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.34 £9.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £40.57 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - - - - 5
Crewe - - - -
Nantwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Warrington - - - - 2
Daresbury - - - -
ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
6 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 3 (37.50%) REST
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) NUnit
7 2 (25.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (37.50%) NServiceBus
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) SignalR
6 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) R
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft