The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Entity Framework over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 128 106 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -26
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 19 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.83% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 3.78% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 19
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £373 £450
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 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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
770 661 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.18% 21.95% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 395 369
Average daily rate £370 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £17.44 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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 Entity Framework across the North West region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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 Entity Framework across the North West region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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 Entity Framework within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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 -21 8 £325 - 22
Lancashire +11 5 £325 +28.07% 4
Cheshire -2 4 £355 -5.33% 7
Merseyside - 2 £299 - 2
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 51 (92.73%) C#
2 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 50 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 44 (80.00%) MVC
4 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET
4 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
5 34 (61.82%) SQL Server
6 33 (60.00%) jQuery
7 27 (49.09%) WCF
8 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (43.64%) SQL
10 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (34.55%) Ajax
11 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
11 19 (34.55%) LINQ
12 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
13 15 (27.27%) HTML
14 14 (25.45%) CSS
15 13 (23.64%) Scrum
16 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
18 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
19 7 (12.73%) Web Services
20 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 6 (10.91%) TDD
20 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 5 (9.09%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) ATM
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (61.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.82%) MS Access
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.27%) JMeter
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) MSTest
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.82%) NUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (94.55%) Developer
2 33 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C# Developer
4 11 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.64%) 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%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Software Manager
10 1 (1.82%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.82%) Software Development Manager
10 1 (1.82%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) .NET
1 50 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET
3 33 (60.00%) jQuery
4 27 (49.09%) WCF
5 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (34.55%) LINQ
6 19 (34.55%) Ajax
7 15 (27.27%) HTML
8 14 (25.45%) CSS
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (12.73%) Web Services
11 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (7.27%) XML
12 4 (7.27%) NHibernate
13 3 (5.45%) SOAP
13 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
1 3 (5.45%) Tandem
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) MVC
2 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
4 13 (23.64%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) TDD
6 5 (9.09%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) Workflow
7 4 (7.27%) Load Testing
7 4 (7.27%) SDLC
8 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) BDD
8 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.45%) Web Development
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.82%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) C#
2 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) XPath
6 1 (1.82%) R
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB6
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
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