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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 342 273 311
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +38
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 309 415 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.81% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.96% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 294 235
Average daily rate £350 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.66 £21.62 £22.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.99 £37.25 £44.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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
14309 14016 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.92% 27.22% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9214 8962
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 184 189
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 -104 93 £425 +17.24% 52
South East +5 82 £338 - 24
South West +3 32 £325 -0.91% 19
Yorkshire -1 31 £363 +11.53% 21
East of England +20 17 £350 +6.06% 14
East Midlands +10 17 £363 +13.28% 2
West Midlands -25 16 £503 +54.61% 12
North West -29 16 £326 +0.38% 23
North East -35 4 £300 -1.63% 5
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 626 (92.06%) .NET
2 607 (89.26%) C#
3 601 (88.38%) .NET Framework
4 482 (70.88%) MVC
5 418 (61.47%) SQL Server
6 416 (61.18%) ASP.NET
7 381 (56.03%) JavaScript
8 313 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 280 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 275 (40.44%) HTML
11 271 (39.85%) SQL
12 267 (39.26%) jQuery
13 235 (34.56%) TDD
14 227 (33.38%) CSS
15 218 (32.06%) AngularJS
16 206 (30.29%) WCF
17 189 (27.79%) Microsoft
18 188 (27.65%) ASP.NET Web API
19 164 (24.12%) Team Foundation Server
20 159 (23.38%) T-SQL
21 149 (21.91%) HTML5
22 143 (21.03%) Web Services
23 129 (18.97%) Web Development
24 126 (18.53%) Visual Studio
25 123 (18.09%) Unit Testing
26 118 (17.35%) XML
27 117 (17.21%) Scrum
28 111 (16.32%) LINQ
29 99 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
30 90 (13.24%) Windows

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 37 (5.44%) IIS
1 37 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.26%) Node.js
3 24 (3.53%) CMS
4 16 (2.35%) Umbraco
5 15 (2.21%) JBoss
6 11 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.47%) Apache
8 9 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.03%) WordPress
10 6 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.74%) Confluence
11 5 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
12 4 (0.59%) Kentico
13 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.44%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 41 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.29%) MS Office
2 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) Endur
3 1 (0.15%) RMDS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.03%) GitHub
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.15%) Force.com
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.76%) HTTP
2 8 (1.18%) Internet
2 8 (1.18%) Network Security
3 4 (0.59%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.59%) SMTP
4 3 (0.44%) DNS
4 3 (0.44%) SSL
5 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (61.47%) SQL Server
2 99 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 59 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 16 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (1.91%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.91%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.32%) Big Data
13 9 (1.32%) Datazen
13 9 (1.32%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.32%) MySQL
14 8 (1.18%) GIS
15 6 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 164 (24.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (18.53%) Visual Studio
3 74 (10.88%) NUnit
4 67 (9.85%) Git (software)
5 46 (6.76%) Selenium
6 39 (5.74%) SpecFlow
7 37 (5.44%) Moq
8 35 (5.15%) Subversion
9 31 (4.56%) JIRA
9 31 (4.56%) TeamCity
10 28 (4.12%) Cucumber
11 22 (3.24%) MSTest
12 21 (3.09%) Jasmine
13 20 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (2.79%) JUnit
15 18 (2.65%) Gradle
16 17 (2.50%) NSubstitute
17 15 (2.21%) Checkstyle
17 15 (2.21%) FindBugs
17 15 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 53 (7.79%) Finance
2 26 (3.82%) Banking
3 24 (3.53%) Retail
4 9 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 9 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.18%) Advertising
6 7 (1.03%) Electronics
6 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.03%) Military
7 4 (0.59%) Back Office
7 4 (0.59%) Front Office
7 4 (0.59%) Marketing
8 3 (0.44%) French Language
8 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.29%) Avionics
9 2 (0.29%) Games
9 2 (0.29%) German Language
9 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.29%) Legal
9 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 600 (88.24%) Developer
2 399 (58.68%) .NET Developer
3 296 (43.53%) C# Developer
4 225 (33.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 159 (23.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 151 (22.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 104 (15.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 73 (10.74%) SQL Developer
9 63 (9.26%) Senior Developer
10 55 (8.09%) Web Developer
11 49 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 42 (6.18%) Software Developer
13 41 (6.03%) Senior .NET Developer
14 39 (5.74%) C# Web Developer
15 34 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
16 32 (4.71%) .NET Web Developer
17 29 (4.26%) Applications Developer
18 28 (4.12%) HTML Developer
18 28 (4.12%) Senior C# Developer
19 26 (3.82%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 626 (92.06%) .NET
2 601 (88.38%) .NET Framework
3 416 (61.18%) ASP.NET
4 313 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 275 (40.44%) HTML
6 267 (39.26%) jQuery
7 227 (33.38%) CSS
8 218 (32.06%) AngularJS
9 206 (30.29%) WCF
10 188 (27.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 149 (21.91%) HTML5
12 143 (21.03%) Web Services
13 118 (17.35%) XML
14 111 (16.32%) LINQ
15 89 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 82 (12.06%) NHibernate
17 80 (11.76%) RESTful
18 79 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 78 (11.47%) CSS3
20 74 (10.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 33 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.65%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.47%) Replication
7 10 (1.47%) User Experience
8 8 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.03%) NHS
10 5 (0.74%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.74%) Tandem
11 4 (0.59%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.59%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.44%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.44%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 90 (13.24%) Windows
2 17 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 15 (2.21%) Android
3 15 (2.21%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.91%) Windows Phone
4 13 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.29%) Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (70.88%) MVC
2 280 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (34.56%) TDD
4 129 (18.97%) Web Development
5 123 (18.09%) Unit Testing
6 117 (17.21%) Scrum
7 84 (12.35%) BDD
8 62 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (9.12%) Software Engineering
9 61 (8.97%) OO
10 54 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 53 (7.79%) CRM
12 52 (7.65%) Dependency Injection
13 47 (6.91%) SOA
14 44 (6.47%) MVVM
15 40 (5.88%) OOP
16 35 (5.15%) Waterfall
17 34 (5.00%) SOLID
18 27 (3.97%) Front End Development
19 25 (3.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 607 (89.26%) C#
2 381 (56.03%) JavaScript
3 271 (39.85%) SQL
4 159 (23.38%) T-SQL
5 50 (7.35%) Java
6 47 (6.91%) VB.NET
7 26 (3.82%) TypeScript
8 17 (2.50%) VB
9 15 (2.21%) PHP
10 14 (2.06%) C
10 14 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.91%) XAML
12 12 (1.76%) Ruby
13 11 (1.62%) ECMAScript
14 9 (1.32%) C++
15 7 (1.03%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.88%) Python
17 5 (0.74%) Scala
17 5 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (4.71%) Degree
2 25 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.91%) MCSD
6 10 (1.47%) MCPD
7 4 (0.59%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) OCA
9 2 (0.29%) OCP
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) MCP
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
10 1 (0.15%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.15%) EMIR
3 1 (0.15%) HL7
3 1 (0.15%) MiFID
3 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.15%) Control-M
1 1 (0.15%) Kibana
1 1 (0.15%) logstash
1 1 (0.15%) MOM
1 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 189 (27.79%) Microsoft
2 52 (7.65%) Oracle
3 21 (3.09%) Telerik
4 16 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.62%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.32%) Twitter
7 8 (1.18%) DevExpress
8 7 (1.03%) Apple
8 7 (1.03%) Remedy
9 6 (0.88%) RedGate
9 6 (0.88%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.59%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.59%) IBM
12 3 (0.44%) Google
12 3 (0.44%) OpenText
12 3 (0.44%) SAP
13 2 (0.29%) Arqiva
13 2 (0.29%) BEA
13 2 (0.29%) DataSynapse
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