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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 69 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 1.61% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 7.33% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
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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
205 191 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.63% 22.03% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 96 73
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) WCF
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) MVVM
6 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (31.25%) XAML
8 5 (31.25%) WinForms
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) WPF
8 5 (31.25%) BDD
8 5 (31.25%) MSTest
8 5 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Release Management
9 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) NUnit
9 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) MSTest
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) WPF Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Framework
2 12 (75.00%) WCF
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) WPF
4 5 (31.25%) WinForms
4 5 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) XSLT
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) MVS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVVM
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) XAML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy