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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 257 305 309
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 409 306 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 2.23% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 233 149
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £455 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £22.15 £25.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £44.20 £41.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 +49 175 £350 -9.67% 79
South East +1 74 £325 -7.14% 49
South West +26 36 £328 +4.96% 34
North West -12 36 £325 -7.14% 37
West Midlands -3 30 £325 +4.00% 23
Yorkshire -3 28 £320 +23.07% 42
East Midlands +6 11 £320 -11.72% 22
North East +3 10 £305 -3.93% 9
East of England +6 8 £330 -5.71% 29
Midlands - 1 - -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 668 (95.43%) .NET
2 661 (94.43%) .NET Framework
3 635 (90.71%) C#
4 510 (72.86%) MVC
5 480 (68.57%) ASP.NET
6 472 (67.43%) SQL Server
7 377 (53.86%) JavaScript
8 355 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
9 331 (47.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 315 (45.00%) jQuery
11 300 (42.86%) HTML
12 293 (41.86%) WCF
13 289 (41.29%) SQL
14 277 (39.57%) CSS
15 241 (34.43%) TDD
16 219 (31.29%) LINQ
17 203 (29.00%) Scrum
18 200 (28.57%) Microsoft
19 162 (23.14%) SQL Server 2008
20 148 (21.14%) Web Services
21 145 (20.71%) Visual Studio
22 133 (19.00%) T-SQL
23 130 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
24 122 (17.43%) Unit Testing
24 122 (17.43%) OO
25 119 (17.00%) HTML5
26 118 (16.86%) XML
27 114 (16.29%) AngularJS
28 113 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
29 100 (14.29%) BDD

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 63 (9.00%) CMS
2 31 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.43%) IIS
3 27 (3.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 27 (3.86%) Umbraco
4 21 (3.00%) Kentico
4 21 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (2.57%) Node.js
6 14 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.29%) Sitefinity
9 8 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 7 (1.00%) Apache
10 7 (1.00%) K2 blackpearl
11 6 (0.86%) EPiServer CMS
11 6 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.71%) Immediacy CMS
13 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.57%) JBoss
14 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.57%) SaaS
3 4 (0.57%) Office 365
4 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.71%) HTTP
1 12 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.14%) VPN
3 1 (0.14%) SMTP
3 1 (0.14%) ATM
3 1 (0.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 472 (67.43%) SQL Server
2 162 (23.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (11.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.86%) Oracle Database
7 22 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.29%) NoSQL
9 15 (2.14%) MySQL
9 15 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.00%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.86%) MS Access
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.57%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 145 (20.71%) Visual Studio
2 113 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (13.14%) NUnit
4 39 (5.57%) MSTest
5 35 (5.00%) Subversion
6 33 (4.71%) Selenium
7 30 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
8 28 (4.00%) Moq
8 28 (4.00%) SpecFlow
9 26 (3.71%) ReSharper
10 22 (3.14%) Git (software)
11 19 (2.71%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.71%) MSBuild
12 12 (1.71%) StyleCop
12 12 (1.71%) JIRA
13 8 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (1.00%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 5 (0.71%) CruiseControl
General
1 81 (11.57%) Finance
2 26 (3.71%) Banking
3 20 (2.86%) Retail
4 13 (1.86%) Front Office
4 13 (1.86%) Back Office
5 12 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.00%) Legal
7 7 (1.00%) Marketing
8 6 (0.86%) Advertising
8 6 (0.86%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.57%) Local Government
9 4 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.29%) Military
10 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 622 (88.86%) Developer
2 371 (53.00%) .NET Developer
3 192 (27.43%) C# Developer
4 133 (19.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (11.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 68 (9.71%) Senior Developer
8 53 (7.57%) Web Developer
9 46 (6.57%) Software Developer
10 33 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (2.86%) SQL Developer
12 19 (2.71%) Microsoft Developer
13 18 (2.57%) Lead Developer
14 17 (2.43%) AWS Developer
15 16 (2.29%) .NET Web Developer
16 15 (2.14%) Agile .NET Developer
17 14 (2.00%) Analyst
17 14 (2.00%) Applications Developer
18 13 (1.86%) Programmer
18 13 (1.86%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 668 (95.43%) .NET
2 661 (94.43%) .NET Framework
3 480 (68.57%) ASP.NET
4 331 (47.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 315 (45.00%) jQuery
6 300 (42.86%) HTML
7 293 (41.86%) WCF
8 277 (39.57%) CSS
9 219 (31.29%) LINQ
10 148 (21.14%) Web Services
11 130 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 119 (17.00%) HTML5
13 118 (16.86%) XML
14 114 (16.29%) AngularJS
15 88 (12.57%) Ajax
16 87 (12.43%) WPF
17 82 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
18 81 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 71 (10.14%) Razor View Engine
20 67 (9.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.57%) User Experience
6 10 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.14%) Open Source
7 8 (1.14%) Derivative
7 8 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.71%) CMDB
10 4 (0.57%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.57%) NHS
11 3 (0.43%) Tandem
11 3 (0.43%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.43%) Blog
12 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.57%) Windows
2 9 (1.29%) UNIX
3 7 (1.00%) Android
4 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.43%) MVS
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.29%) Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (72.86%) MVC
2 355 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (34.43%) TDD
4 203 (29.00%) Scrum
5 122 (17.43%) Unit Testing
5 122 (17.43%) OO
6 100 (14.29%) BDD
7 66 (9.43%) Web Development
8 61 (8.71%) SOA
9 58 (8.29%) E-Commerce
10 51 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (6.29%) OOP
12 33 (4.71%) MVVM
13 32 (4.57%) OOD
14 31 (4.43%) CRM
14 31 (4.43%) Workflow
14 31 (4.43%) Dependency Injection
15 30 (4.29%) Mentoring
16 23 (3.29%) Software Engineering
17 19 (2.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 635 (90.71%) C#
2 377 (53.86%) JavaScript
3 289 (41.29%) SQL
4 133 (19.00%) T-SQL
5 25 (3.57%) Java
6 18 (2.57%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.71%) XAML
8 11 (1.57%) VB
9 10 (1.43%) PHP
10 8 (1.14%) VB6
11 7 (1.00%) VBScript
11 7 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.00%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.71%) XPath
13 4 (0.57%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.43%) VBA
14 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.29%) Ruby
15 2 (0.29%) Delphi
15 2 (0.29%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 48 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 33 (4.71%) Degree
3 22 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.71%) HND
7 4 (0.57%) MCAD
7 4 (0.57%) MCSD
8 3 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) MCP
10 1 (0.14%) MCTS
10 1 (0.14%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.57%) QA
2 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.29%) EMIR
3 2 (0.29%) WCAG
3 2 (0.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 200 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.00%) Oracle
3 33 (4.71%) Sitecore
4 32 (4.57%) Telerik
5 26 (3.71%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.29%) IBM
7 8 (1.14%) Adobe
8 7 (1.00%) ESRI
9 5 (0.71%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.71%) Twitter
10 4 (0.57%) Ektron
10 4 (0.57%) Informatica
11 3 (0.43%) SAP
11 3 (0.43%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.29%) Sybase
12 2 (0.29%) Remedy
12 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.14%) Murex
13 1 (0.14%) HP
13 1 (0.14%) Citrix
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 - £350 per day + £320 - £350 / Day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £401 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £335 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £150 - 200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago