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 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 268 315 328
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +13
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 378 308 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.65% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 2.42% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 211 180
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 6
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 - £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
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 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 12 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 132 £425 - 51
South East +45 94 £338 - 37
North West -9 37 £325 +6.90% 25
South West +22 34 £348 -7.33% 26
Yorkshire -22 31 £369 +13.46% 27
East of England +7 19 £335 -6.35% 14
West Midlands -10 14 £300 -17.24% 16
East Midlands -16 9 £375 +24.79% 6
North East -16 7 £375 +20.00% 7
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 728 (94.30%) .NET
2 704 (91.19%) .NET Framework
3 701 (90.80%) C#
4 591 (76.55%) MVC
5 509 (65.93%) ASP.NET
6 489 (63.34%) SQL Server
7 454 (58.81%) JavaScript
8 375 (48.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 331 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
10 302 (39.12%) HTML
11 293 (37.95%) jQuery
12 289 (37.44%) SQL
13 287 (37.18%) TDD
14 252 (32.64%) AngularJS
14 252 (32.64%) CSS
15 230 (29.79%) WCF
16 186 (24.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 182 (23.58%) Microsoft
18 175 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
19 162 (20.98%) T-SQL
20 161 (20.85%) Visual Studio
21 153 (19.82%) HTML5
22 146 (18.91%) Web Services
23 133 (17.23%) Scrum
24 126 (16.32%) SQL Server 2008
25 116 (15.03%) Unit Testing
25 116 (15.03%) LINQ
25 116 (15.03%) XML
26 102 (13.21%) BDD
27 99 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 43 (5.57%) IIS
2 34 (4.40%) Node.js
3 29 (3.76%) CMS
4 23 (2.98%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.20%) Umbraco
6 12 (1.55%) JBoss
7 9 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.91%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
10 6 (0.78%) Kentico
10 6 (0.78%) WordPress
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.52%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.52%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.39%) Apache
12 3 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Endur
4 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 68 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.78%) SaaS
4 5 (0.65%) GitHub
5 4 (0.52%) PaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Office 365
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.81%) Internet
2 5 (0.65%) HTTP
3 4 (0.52%) DNS
3 4 (0.52%) SMTP
4 3 (0.39%) Firewall
4 3 (0.39%) Network Security
4 3 (0.39%) SSL
5 2 (0.26%) Intranet
5 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (63.34%) SQL Server
2 126 (16.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.55%) MySQL
9 12 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.17%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.91%) Big Data
12 7 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.91%) GIS
13 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
15 4 (0.52%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 175 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 161 (20.85%) Visual Studio
3 77 (9.97%) NUnit
4 68 (8.81%) Git (software)
5 49 (6.35%) SpecFlow
6 41 (5.31%) Moq
7 38 (4.92%) Selenium
8 34 (4.40%) TeamCity
9 33 (4.27%) Subversion
10 32 (4.15%) MSTest
11 31 (4.02%) Cucumber
12 25 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 23 (2.98%) Jasmine
13 23 (2.98%) NSubstitute
14 22 (2.85%) ReSharper
15 21 (2.72%) JIRA
16 16 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
18 12 (1.55%) Gradle
18 12 (1.55%) JUnit
General
1 80 (10.36%) Finance
2 30 (3.89%) Banking
3 14 (1.81%) Retail
4 9 (1.17%) Advertising
4 9 (1.17%) Marketing
5 8 (1.04%) Front Office
5 8 (1.04%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.91%) Military
7 3 (0.39%) Games
7 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.26%) Avionics
8 2 (0.26%) Back Office
8 2 (0.26%) Electronics
8 2 (0.26%) French Language
8 2 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) German Language
9 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 673 (87.18%) Developer
2 480 (62.18%) .NET Developer
3 339 (43.91%) C# Developer
4 257 (33.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 198 (25.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 184 (23.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 140 (18.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 80 (10.36%) SQL Developer
9 73 (9.46%) Web Developer
10 65 (8.42%) Senior Developer
11 55 (7.12%) JavaScript Developer
11 55 (7.12%) Software Developer
12 46 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
13 42 (5.44%) .NET Web Developer
14 33 (4.27%) C# Web Developer
15 32 (4.15%) Angular Developer
16 31 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
17 28 (3.63%) C# Software Developer
17 28 (3.63%) WPF Developer
18 27 (3.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 728 (94.30%) .NET
2 704 (91.19%) .NET Framework
3 509 (65.93%) ASP.NET
4 375 (48.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 302 (39.12%) HTML
6 293 (37.95%) jQuery
7 252 (32.64%) AngularJS
7 252 (32.64%) CSS
8 230 (29.79%) WCF
9 186 (24.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 153 (19.82%) HTML5
11 146 (18.91%) Web Services
12 116 (15.03%) LINQ
12 116 (15.03%) XML
13 97 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 84 (10.88%) Ajax
15 81 (10.49%) RESTful
16 75 (9.72%) KnockoutJS
16 75 (9.72%) WPF
17 74 (9.59%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.66%) N-Tier
2 29 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
3 26 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.98%) User Experience
5 19 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.30%) NHS
7 10 (1.30%) Replication
8 9 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
9 7 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.65%) Market Risk
11 5 (0.65%) Spread Betting
12 4 (0.52%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.39%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.39%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.14%) Windows
2 16 (2.07%) Apple iOS
3 15 (1.94%) Android
3 15 (1.94%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.17%) Windows Phone
6 6 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (76.55%) MVC
2 331 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (37.18%) TDD
4 133 (17.23%) Scrum
5 116 (15.03%) Unit Testing
6 102 (13.21%) BDD
7 85 (11.01%) Web Development
8 77 (9.97%) OO
9 73 (9.46%) Software Engineering
10 70 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
12 58 (7.51%) MVVM
13 53 (6.87%) E-Commerce
14 44 (5.70%) SOLID
15 41 (5.31%) OOP
16 38 (4.92%) SOA
17 34 (4.40%) Front End Development
18 29 (3.76%) Mentoring
19 27 (3.50%) Waterfall
20 23 (2.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 701 (90.80%) C#
2 454 (58.81%) JavaScript
3 289 (37.44%) SQL
4 162 (20.98%) T-SQL
5 50 (6.48%) VB.NET
6 23 (2.98%) Java
7 22 (2.85%) PowerShell
8 20 (2.59%) Ruby
8 20 (2.59%) TypeScript
9 19 (2.46%) XAML
10 15 (1.94%) VB
11 9 (1.17%) C
12 8 (1.04%) PHP
13 7 (0.91%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.91%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.65%) ECMAScript
14 5 (0.65%) VBA
14 5 (0.65%) VBScript
15 4 (0.52%) C++
15 4 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (4.40%) Degree
2 31 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.78%) MCSD
6 5 (0.65%) MCPD
7 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) HND
8 2 (0.26%) MCSE
8 2 (0.26%) OCA
8 2 (0.26%) OCP
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MCSA
9 1 (0.13%) MCT
9 1 (0.13%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.91%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.13%) EMIR
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.13%) Kibana
1 1 (0.13%) logstash
1 1 (0.13%) MOM
1 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 182 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.99%) Oracle
3 18 (2.33%) Telerik
4 17 (2.20%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.42%) DevExpress
5 11 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.78%) Apple
7 6 (0.78%) Twitter
8 4 (0.52%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.52%) Google
9 3 (0.39%) OpenText
10 2 (0.26%) BEA
10 2 (0.26%) Remedy
10 2 (0.26%) SAP
10 2 (0.26%) Trillium
11 1 (0.13%) BT
11 1 (0.13%) Serena
11 1 (0.13%) Sybase
11 1 (0.13%) TIBCO
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Contract-Permanent
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Wiltshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
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