The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West / Lancashire
Rank 40 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 1.39% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 5.04% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £310 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £37.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-74.70% +36.65%

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 119 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.68% 27.55% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 75 74
Median daily rate £300 £424 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.20% +26.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) VB
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) XSD
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
4 5 (62.50%) Rational Robot
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) VB6
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (37.50%) SOLID
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (25.00%) HTML

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
1 5 (62.50%) Rational Robot
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (37.50%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (37.50%) WPF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
6 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) XSD
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) LINQ
7 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) VB
4 5 (62.50%) VB6
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
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