The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 42 27
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.79% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £285 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.42% -2.77%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.63% 14.70% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Entity Framework
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google