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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 62 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% 0.51% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 2.37% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate £425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -3.44%
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
211 169 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.84% 21.50% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 106 93
Average daily rate £355 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (40.00%) SOAP
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (30.00%) MVVM
8 3 (30.00%) WPF
8 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (30.00%) XAML
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (20.00%) Scrum
9 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (10.00%) Kanban
10 1 (10.00%) Google
10 1 (10.00%) API Development

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) XAML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) API Development
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle