The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 116 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 28 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.69% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 2.48% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £481 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
835 766 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.34% 28.02% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 421 344
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £21.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £43.50 £29.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework across the North West region.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 24 £300 -18.36% 23
Lancashire - 4 £380 - 2
Merseyside - - - - 4
Cheshire - - - - 8
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 55 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (94.55%) .NET
2 52 (94.55%) .NET Framework
3 46 (83.64%) MVC
4 45 (81.82%) ASP.NET
5 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
6 37 (67.27%) jQuery
7 35 (63.64%) JavaScript
8 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (50.91%) CSS
10 26 (47.27%) HTML
11 22 (40.00%) SQL
12 20 (36.36%) LINQ
13 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
14 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (25.45%) Ajax
15 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 13 (23.64%) Web Services
16 12 (21.82%) XML
16 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (21.82%) WCF
16 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (20.00%) OO
17 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
19 9 (16.36%) Web Development
19 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
20 8 (14.55%) RESTful
21 7 (12.73%) TDD

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (7.27%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data
5 4 (7.27%) OLAP
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Couchbase
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (7.27%) JMeter
4 4 (7.27%) NUnit
5 3 (5.45%) MSTest
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
7 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.82%) Moq
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (96.36%) Developer
2 33 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.18%) C# Developer
4 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (29.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.82%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) UI Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) .NET
1 52 (94.55%) .NET Framework
2 45 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 37 (67.27%) jQuery
4 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (50.91%) CSS
6 26 (47.27%) HTML
7 20 (36.36%) LINQ
8 14 (25.45%) Ajax
9 13 (23.64%) Web Services
9 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (21.82%) XML
10 12 (21.82%) WCF
11 8 (14.55%) RESTful
12 6 (10.91%) WPF
12 6 (10.91%) XSLT
12 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.91%) LINQ to SQL
13 5 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
1 4 (7.27%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (83.64%) MVC
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Web Development
6 7 (12.73%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) SOA
7 5 (9.09%) BDD
8 4 (7.27%) ATDD
8 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Load Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.27%) Refactoring
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.64%) Scrum
10 2 (3.64%) Web Design
10 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.82%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.91%) XPath
6 2 (3.64%) XAML
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) VC++
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) VCP4
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Telerik
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