The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 64 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.50% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 1.93% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
Entity Framework
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 207 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.93% 25.84% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 128 113
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £445 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

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 Entity Framework across the Milton Keynes region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) XAML
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) MVVM
5 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XAML
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft