The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 87 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 9 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.55% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 5.78% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
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£325 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +20.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Entity Framework
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
340 346 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.28% 26.86% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 219 165
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Manchester region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
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Job
Vacancies
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Entity Framework
North West

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (91.43%) C#
2 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 25 (71.43%) MVC
4 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
5 19 (54.29%) jQuery
5 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
6 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (37.14%) WCF
10 12 (34.29%) LINQ
10 12 (34.29%) Ajax
11 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
12 9 (25.71%) Scrum
12 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
13 8 (22.86%) HTML
13 8 (22.86%) CSS
14 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
17 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 4 (11.43%) OLAP

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (11.43%) OLAP
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.86%) MS Access
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.43%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) MSTest
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
1 30 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
4 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (37.14%) WCF
6 12 (34.29%) Ajax
6 12 (34.29%) LINQ
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
11 2 (5.71%) WinForms
11 2 (5.71%) SOAP
11 2 (5.71%) Web Services
11 2 (5.71%) HTML5
11 2 (5.71%) LINQ to SQL
11 2 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) MVC
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) XPath
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore