The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET Entity Framework over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 56 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.62% 0.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate £380 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 108 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.62% 20.45% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 77
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Buckinghamshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (86.36%) TDD
3 19 (86.36%) .NET Framework
3 19 (86.36%) WCF
3 19 (86.36%) Scrum
3 19 (86.36%) .NET
4 18 (81.82%) OO
4 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (81.82%) NUnit
5 17 (77.27%) Automated Testing
5 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
5 17 (77.27%) SOA
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
8 10 (45.45%) jQuery
9 9 (40.91%) HTML
9 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
10 8 (36.36%) N-Tier
10 8 (36.36%) SCCM
11 6 (27.27%) MVC
12 5 (22.73%) MSI
12 5 (22.73%) PHP
12 5 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) Kentico
3 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (81.82%) NUnit
3 17 (77.27%) Visual Studio
4 5 (22.73%) MSI
4 5 (22.73%) WiX
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
1 19 (86.36%) .NET Framework
1 19 (86.36%) WCF
2 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) LINQ
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) XSL
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) TDD
1 19 (86.36%) Scrum
2 18 (81.82%) OO
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) SOA
3 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (77.27%) Automated Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft