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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 67 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% 0.44% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.93% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Average daily rate - £475 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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
166 207 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.96% 22.82% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 122 95
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (25.00%) MVVM
7 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) XAML
7 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (25.00%) WPF
8 1 (12.50%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (12.50%) Kanban
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) BDD
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) API Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) XAML
5 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft