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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 74 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 15 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 1.43% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.18% 5.29% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
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
359 340 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.62% 27.03% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 206 155
Average daily rate £350 £330 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -12.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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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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
Bolton - 7 £325 - 2
Entity Framework
North West

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (92.31%) C#
2 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) .NET Framework
3 29 (74.36%) MVC
4 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
6 22 (56.41%) jQuery
7 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (41.03%) SQL
9 13 (33.33%) WCF
9 13 (33.33%) Ajax
9 13 (33.33%) CSS
10 12 (30.77%) HTML
10 12 (30.77%) LINQ
11 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
12 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
13 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
13 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
13 9 (23.08%) Scrum
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 4 (10.26%) JMeter
17 4 (10.26%) OLAP
17 4 (10.26%) Web Services

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (10.26%) OLAP
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.56%) MS Access
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) JMeter
4 2 (5.13%) MSTest
5 1 (2.56%) Moq
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.56%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
4 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
1 34 (87.18%) .NET Framework
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 22 (56.41%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (33.33%) CSS
5 13 (33.33%) WCF
5 13 (33.33%) Ajax
6 12 (30.77%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) LINQ
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.26%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
10 3 (7.69%) CSS3
11 2 (5.13%) HTML5
11 2 (5.13%) LINQ to SQL
11 2 (5.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
5 4 (10.26%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) SOA
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Web Design
8 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) XPath
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago