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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 81 96 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 27 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 0.45% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 1.86% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 15
Median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £308 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £335 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.64 £56.53 -
% change year-on-year
-58.18% -
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
540 430 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.05% 24.02% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 275 255
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 3
Median hourly rate £37.26 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £325 -
Entity Framework
North West

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 35 (89.74%) MVC
2 35 (89.74%) C#
3 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET
4 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
5 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (46.15%) CSS
8 17 (43.59%) SQL
8 17 (43.59%) HTML
9 15 (38.46%) Scrum
10 13 (33.33%) jQuery
11 11 (28.21%) Web Development
12 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (20.51%) WCF
13 8 (20.51%) HTML5
13 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
13 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (17.95%) BDD
14 7 (17.95%) TDD
14 7 (17.95%) CMS
15 6 (15.38%) NHibernate
15 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 6 (15.38%) Content Management
15 6 (15.38%) Project Management
15 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
15 6 (15.38%) XML

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) Sitefinity
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.26%) NUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Moq
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) gulp
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) WiX
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 28 (71.79%) .NET Developer
3 21 (53.85%) C# Developer
4 17 (43.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
7 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
8 6 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (12.82%) CMS Developer
10 3 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (46.15%) CSS
5 17 (43.59%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (20.51%) HTML5
7 8 (20.51%) WCF
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (15.38%) NHibernate
9 6 (15.38%) XML
10 5 (12.82%) Gherkin
10 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 4 (10.26%) SOAP
11 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.26%) WinForms
12 3 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) MVC
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) Web Development
5 7 (17.95%) BDD
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Content Management
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.26%) User Stories
8 3 (7.69%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) OOD
10 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.56%) ERP
10 1 (2.56%) Release Management
10 1 (2.56%) SEO
10 1 (2.56%) SOLID
10 1 (2.56%) System Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.26%) VB
5 4 (10.26%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
1 2 (5.13%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) SAP