The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 123 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 6 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.79% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 2.83% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 6
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
Entity Framework
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
771 847 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.89% 27.86% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 482 340
Average daily rate £385 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the East of England region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +3 2 £400 +60.00% 9
Essex -3 2 £393 +17.16% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £300 - 3
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 19 (90.48%) MVC
3 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
5 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
6 16 (76.19%) HTML
7 15 (71.43%) CSS
8 12 (57.14%) jQuery
9 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (42.86%) LINQ
10 9 (42.86%) SQL
11 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (38.10%) WCF
11 8 (38.10%) CSS3
12 7 (33.33%) HTML5
12 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (28.57%) XML
13 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET
14 5 (23.81%) SOAP
14 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
15 4 (19.05%) StructureMap
15 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
15 4 (19.05%) REST

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) NUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.52%) Moq
3 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) .NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# Developer
4 10 (47.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (23.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (9.52%) Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
8 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (76.19%) HTML
6 15 (71.43%) CSS
7 12 (57.14%) jQuery
8 9 (42.86%) LINQ
9 8 (38.10%) WCF
9 8 (38.10%) CSS3
10 7 (33.33%) HTML5
11 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (28.57%) XML
12 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET
12 5 (23.81%) SOAP
12 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (19.05%) StructureMap
13 4 (19.05%) REST
14 3 (14.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) EMV
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) MVVM
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) BPEL
6 1 (4.76%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
5 1 (4.76%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle