The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 41 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 0.36% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 1.49% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.28% 24.19% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 50
Average daily rate £350 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NSubstitute
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) NSubstitute
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL