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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 37 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 3.27% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 14.08% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
78 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.22% 23.20% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 13
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
3 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (62.50%) ATDD
3 5 (62.50%) NuGet
3 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (62.50%) NCover
3 5 (62.50%) StyleCop
3 5 (62.50%) MSTest
3 5 (62.50%) NDepend
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) ReSharper
3 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
3 5 (62.50%) NUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
1 5 (62.50%) ReSharper
1 5 (62.50%) NCover
1 5 (62.50%) StyleCop
1 5 (62.50%) MSTest
1 5 (62.50%) NDepend
1 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
1 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
1 5 (62.50%) NuGet
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) WF
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Spring.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
1 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
2 5 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) ATDD
2 5 (62.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (12.50%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CODA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle