The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 280 265 245
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 375 370 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.75% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 2.66% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 244 238
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £52.17 £35.00 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.05% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.90 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+56.85% +45.83%
Entity Framework
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in England

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in England

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
London 0 144 £400 -3.61% 69
South East -22 60 £338 +8.00% 40
Yorkshire +18 58 £325 +8.33% 9
South West -28 26 £325 +0.77% 40
East of England -1 21 £335 +8.06% 26
North East -8 21 £296 -15.35% 7
West Midlands +2 20 £335 +4.68% 7
North West -48 12 £325 - 40
East Midlands 0 10 £300 -14.28% 15
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 767 (97.09%) .NET
2 757 (95.82%) .NET Framework
3 718 (90.89%) C#
4 611 (77.34%) MVC
5 539 (68.23%) ASP.NET
6 511 (64.68%) SQL Server
7 416 (52.66%) JavaScript
8 377 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
9 374 (47.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 330 (41.77%) jQuery
11 325 (41.14%) HTML
12 308 (38.99%) WCF
13 282 (35.70%) SQL
14 268 (33.92%) CSS
15 265 (33.54%) TDD
16 209 (26.46%) Scrum
17 202 (25.57%) Microsoft
18 196 (24.81%) AngularJS
19 191 (24.18%) LINQ
20 181 (22.91%) ASP.NET Web API
21 148 (18.73%) Web Services
22 145 (18.35%) Unit Testing
22 145 (18.35%) HTML5
23 132 (16.71%) SQL Server 2008
23 132 (16.71%) Visual Studio
24 123 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
25 113 (14.30%) T-SQL
26 112 (14.18%) OO
27 104 (13.16%) WPF
28 95 (12.03%) XML

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 46 (5.82%) CMS
2 33 (4.18%) Node.js
3 31 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 26 (3.29%) IIS
5 19 (2.41%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 15 (1.90%) MQSeries
7 14 (1.77%) K2 blackpearl
8 13 (1.65%) Kentico
8 13 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.76%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.63%) Immediacy CMS
12 4 (0.51%) Apache
13 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.38%) JBoss
13 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 55 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.51%) MS Office
4 4 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.51%) Aligne
3 4 (0.51%) Maximo
4 2 (0.25%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.38%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.29%) HTTP
2 12 (1.52%) Internet
3 3 (0.38%) SSL
3 3 (0.38%) SMTP
4 2 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) ATM
5 1 (0.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (64.68%) SQL Server
2 132 (16.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (8.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (6.20%) Relational Database
5 47 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (5.57%) NoSQL
7 32 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 23 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (2.91%) MySQL
9 21 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (2.53%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.65%) CouchDB
11 13 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.01%) MS Access
12 8 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.51%) DTS
14 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 132 (16.71%) Visual Studio
2 123 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (10.13%) NUnit
4 57 (7.22%) TeamCity
5 53 (6.71%) Subversion
6 40 (5.06%) Git (software)
6 40 (5.06%) ReSharper
7 31 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 29 (3.67%) Selenium
9 24 (3.04%) SpecFlow
10 23 (2.91%) MSTest
11 19 (2.41%) MSBuild
12 17 (2.15%) Moq
13 13 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (1.14%) StyleCop
15 8 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
16 7 (0.89%) CruiseControl
17 6 (0.76%) Cucumber
18 5 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
18 5 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 95 (12.03%) Finance
2 46 (5.82%) Banking
3 20 (2.53%) Investment Banking
4 17 (2.15%) Retail
5 16 (2.03%) Legal
6 13 (1.65%) Back Office
7 11 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.01%) Front Office
9 6 (0.76%) Advertising
10 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.63%) Marketing
11 4 (0.51%) Local Government
11 4 (0.51%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.38%) Publishing
13 2 (0.25%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Military
13 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 699 (88.48%) Developer
2 441 (55.82%) .NET Developer
3 205 (25.95%) C# Developer
4 136 (17.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 120 (15.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 93 (11.77%) Senior Developer
7 78 (9.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 59 (7.47%) Web Developer
9 54 (6.84%) Software Developer
9 54 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 39 (4.94%) Software Engineer
11 35 (4.43%) Agile .NET Developer
12 25 (3.16%) Applications Developer
12 25 (3.16%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (2.53%) Architect
13 20 (2.53%) WPF Developer
14 18 (2.28%) .NET Web Developer
15 17 (2.15%) SQL Developer
16 16 (2.03%) CRM Developer
17 15 (1.90%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 767 (97.09%) .NET
2 757 (95.82%) .NET Framework
3 539 (68.23%) ASP.NET
4 374 (47.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 330 (41.77%) jQuery
6 325 (41.14%) HTML
7 308 (38.99%) WCF
8 268 (33.92%) CSS
9 196 (24.81%) AngularJS
10 191 (24.18%) LINQ
11 181 (22.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 148 (18.73%) Web Services
13 145 (18.35%) HTML5
14 104 (13.16%) WPF
15 95 (12.03%) XML
16 94 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
17 93 (11.77%) JSON
18 92 (11.65%) Ajax
19 85 (10.76%) CSS3
20 83 (10.51%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
2 29 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (2.15%) User Experience
4 15 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.27%) RIA
7 8 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.89%) NHS
8 7 (0.89%) Tandem
9 6 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.63%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.51%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.38%) Replication
13 2 (0.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.25%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.25%) W3C
13 2 (0.25%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.23%) Windows
2 9 (1.14%) UNIX
3 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (0.76%) Android
5 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.38%) MVS
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.13%) Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (77.34%) MVC
2 377 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (33.54%) TDD
4 209 (26.46%) Scrum
5 145 (18.35%) Unit Testing
6 112 (14.18%) OO
7 90 (11.39%) BDD
8 68 (8.61%) SOA
9 66 (8.35%) Software Engineering
10 65 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (7.47%) Web Development
12 55 (6.96%) E-Commerce
13 44 (5.57%) OOP
14 43 (5.44%) MVVM
15 41 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
16 35 (4.43%) CRM
17 30 (3.80%) SDLC
18 27 (3.42%) Mentoring
19 26 (3.29%) Web Application Development
19 26 (3.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 718 (90.89%) C#
2 416 (52.66%) JavaScript
3 282 (35.70%) SQL
4 113 (14.30%) T-SQL
5 25 (3.16%) Java
6 21 (2.66%) Ruby
7 14 (1.77%) VB.NET
8 13 (1.65%) VBScript
9 10 (1.27%) TypeScript
10 9 (1.14%) VB
11 8 (1.01%) XAML
11 8 (1.01%) VB6
12 7 (0.89%) Pascal
12 7 (0.89%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.89%) Delphi
12 7 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.51%) PHP
13 4 (0.51%) Scala
13 4 (0.51%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (5.82%) Security Cleared
2 27 (3.42%) Degree
3 22 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.63%) HND
7 4 (0.51%) MCAD
7 4 (0.51%) MCSD
7 4 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MCTS
9 1 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.63%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.89%) Control-M
2 1 (0.13%) SCOM
2 1 (0.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 202 (25.57%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.70%) Oracle
3 31 (3.92%) Telerik
4 18 (2.28%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.03%) IBM
6 14 (1.77%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.01%) Adobe
8 6 (0.76%) ESRI
9 5 (0.63%) Remedy
9 5 (0.63%) SAP
9 5 (0.63%) Twitter
10 4 (0.51%) Sybase
11 3 (0.38%) Informatica
11 3 (0.38%) VMware
12 2 (0.25%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.25%) Facebook
12 2 (0.25%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.13%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.13%) RedDot
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £375 - 475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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West London
Venturi
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London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Broady Limited
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
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Ipswich
Sanderson
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Interquest - IQ Tech
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