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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 278 260 301
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 373 349 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 2.62% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 258 153
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -27.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £22.70 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.60 £57.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
London +29 180 £375 -6.25% 70
South East -33 44 £338 -3.57% 46
Yorkshire +10 37 £325 +25.00% 34
South West +4 35 £327 +0.46% 36
North West -22 30 £325 -7.14% 28
West Midlands -15 18 £366 +22.08% 14
East Midlands -12 10 £318 -13.01% 16
North East -5 8 £299 -5.90% 7
East of England -9 8 £368 -2.00% 19
Midlands - 2 £300 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 680 (96.05%) .NET
2 672 (94.92%) .NET Framework
3 643 (90.82%) C#
4 527 (74.44%) MVC
5 495 (69.92%) ASP.NET
6 470 (66.38%) SQL Server
7 393 (55.51%) JavaScript
8 363 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
9 342 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 309 (43.64%) jQuery
11 298 (42.09%) HTML
12 297 (41.95%) WCF
13 275 (38.84%) SQL
14 263 (37.15%) CSS
15 251 (35.45%) TDD
16 217 (30.65%) Scrum
17 214 (30.23%) LINQ
18 198 (27.97%) Microsoft
19 159 (22.46%) Web Services
20 146 (20.62%) AngularJS
21 142 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
22 141 (19.92%) SQL Server 2008
23 129 (18.22%) Unit Testing
24 126 (17.80%) Visual Studio
25 120 (16.95%) T-SQL
25 120 (16.95%) HTML5
26 114 (16.10%) OO
27 113 (15.96%) XML
27 113 (15.96%) Team Foundation Server
28 98 (13.84%) BDD

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (8.05%) CMS
2 35 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.38%) Umbraco
4 28 (3.95%) IIS
5 25 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (3.25%) Kentico
7 21 (2.97%) Node.js
8 18 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.55%) MQSeries
11 9 (1.27%) Sitefinity
12 7 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
12 7 (0.99%) Apache
13 5 (0.71%) Immediacy CMS
14 4 (0.56%) JBoss
14 4 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
14 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Maximo
3 2 (0.28%) Aligne
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 70 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.42%) Office 365
3 3 (0.42%) SaaS
3 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.97%) HTTP
2 13 (1.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.14%) SMTP
3 1 (0.14%) VPN
3 1 (0.14%) ATM
3 1 (0.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 470 (66.38%) SQL Server
2 141 (19.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (6.50%) Relational Database
6 30 (4.24%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.95%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (3.25%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.82%) MySQL
11 18 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.69%) CouchDB
14 10 (1.41%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.99%) MS Access
16 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 4 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 126 (17.80%) Visual Studio
2 113 (15.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (10.88%) NUnit
4 35 (4.94%) Subversion
5 32 (4.52%) ReSharper
6 31 (4.38%) TeamCity
7 30 (4.24%) MSTest
8 29 (4.10%) Rhino Mocks
9 28 (3.95%) Git (software)
10 25 (3.53%) Moq
11 24 (3.39%) Selenium
12 22 (3.11%) SpecFlow
13 14 (1.98%) MSBuild
14 12 (1.69%) StyleCop
15 11 (1.55%) JIRA
16 8 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
16 8 (1.13%) Cucumber
17 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
17 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 4 (0.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 84 (11.86%) Finance
2 35 (4.94%) Banking
3 21 (2.97%) Retail
4 19 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.98%) Front Office
6 13 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.69%) Back Office
8 11 (1.55%) Legal
9 6 (0.85%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.71%) Marketing
10 5 (0.71%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.28%) Military
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 617 (87.15%) Developer
2 381 (53.81%) .NET Developer
3 190 (26.84%) C# Developer
4 126 (17.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 107 (15.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 77 (10.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 67 (9.46%) Senior Developer
8 51 (7.20%) Web Developer
9 39 (5.51%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (3.67%) Software Engineer
12 21 (2.97%) SQL Developer
13 20 (2.82%) Microsoft Developer
14 19 (2.68%) Architect
14 19 (2.68%) Applications Developer
14 19 (2.68%) Agile .NET Developer
15 18 (2.54%) .NET Web Developer
16 17 (2.40%) Lead Developer
17 16 (2.26%) CRM Developer
18 15 (2.12%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 680 (96.05%) .NET
2 672 (94.92%) .NET Framework
3 495 (69.92%) ASP.NET
4 342 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 309 (43.64%) jQuery
6 298 (42.09%) HTML
7 297 (41.95%) WCF
8 263 (37.15%) CSS
9 214 (30.23%) LINQ
10 159 (22.46%) Web Services
11 146 (20.62%) AngularJS
12 142 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 120 (16.95%) HTML5
14 113 (15.96%) XML
15 95 (13.42%) Ajax
16 82 (11.58%) Razor View Engine
17 77 (10.88%) WPF
18 75 (10.59%) KnockoutJS
19 74 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 74 (10.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (2.40%) User Experience
4 15 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.13%) Derivative
7 7 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.85%) RIA
9 5 (0.71%) Open Source
9 5 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.56%) Tandem
10 4 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.56%) NHS
11 3 (0.42%) Blog
11 3 (0.42%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.28%) Replication
12 2 (0.28%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 61 (8.62%) Windows
2 10 (1.41%) UNIX
3 6 (0.85%) Android
4 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.42%) MVS
5 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (74.44%) MVC
2 363 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (35.45%) TDD
4 217 (30.65%) Scrum
5 129 (18.22%) Unit Testing
6 114 (16.10%) OO
7 98 (13.84%) BDD
8 65 (9.18%) E-Commerce
9 60 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (8.33%) SOA
11 58 (8.19%) Web Development
12 46 (6.50%) Software Engineering
13 43 (6.07%) OOP
14 36 (5.08%) CRM
15 34 (4.80%) OOD
16 33 (4.66%) Workflow
17 32 (4.52%) Mentoring
18 26 (3.67%) Dependency Injection
19 22 (3.11%) MVVM
20 21 (2.97%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 643 (90.82%) C#
2 393 (55.51%) JavaScript
3 275 (38.84%) SQL
4 120 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 31 (4.38%) Java
6 15 (2.12%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.69%) Ruby
8 8 (1.13%) VB
9 7 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.85%) XAML
10 6 (0.85%) PHP
10 6 (0.85%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.85%) TypeScript
11 5 (0.71%) VBScript
11 5 (0.71%) VB6
12 4 (0.56%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.56%) Scala
13 3 (0.42%) XPath
13 3 (0.42%) Pascal
13 3 (0.42%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 50 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 28 (3.95%) Degree
3 23 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.71%) HND
7 4 (0.56%) MCP
7 4 (0.56%) MCAD
7 4 (0.56%) MCSD
8 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.99%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.28%) EMIR
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) Control-M
2 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 198 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 54 (7.63%) Oracle
3 33 (4.66%) Sitecore
4 32 (4.52%) Telerik
5 26 (3.67%) EPiServer
6 12 (1.69%) IBM
7 8 (1.13%) Adobe
8 7 (0.99%) ESRI
9 6 (0.85%) Twitter
10 5 (0.71%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.56%) Sybase
11 4 (0.56%) Informatica
11 4 (0.56%) Ektron
12 3 (0.42%) SAP
13 2 (0.28%) VMware
13 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
14 1 (0.14%) Facebook
14 1 (0.14%) Tableau
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bromley
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago