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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 119 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 36 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 0.93% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 3.84% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 17
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£325 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +30.90%
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
895 756 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.93% 24.23% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 443 334
Average daily rate £363 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £45.00 £145.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 20 £325 -7.14% 23
Lancashire +12 10 £380 +33.33% 1
Cheshire -6 5 £385 -21.50% 13
Merseyside -11 1 £285 - 2
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 58 (93.55%) C#
1 58 (93.55%) .NET
1 58 (93.55%) .NET Framework
2 51 (82.26%) MVC
3 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
4 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
5 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
6 39 (62.90%) jQuery
7 32 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (43.55%) CSS
9 26 (41.94%) HTML
10 24 (38.71%) SQL
11 23 (37.10%) WCF
11 23 (37.10%) LINQ
12 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (30.65%) Visual Studio
13 18 (29.03%) Ajax
14 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
15 15 (24.19%) Web Services
16 14 (22.58%) Unit Testing
17 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (19.35%) XML
18 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
20 9 (14.52%) OO
20 9 (14.52%) Scrum
21 8 (12.90%) TDD
21 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
21 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.23%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) ATM
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.45%) OLAP
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.61%) MS Access
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.61%) Big Data
8 1 (1.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.06%) NUnit
4 4 (6.45%) JMeter
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.84%) MSTest
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Moq
General
1 4 (6.45%) Retail
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
4 18 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) CRM Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) .NET
1 58 (93.55%) .NET Framework
2 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
3 39 (62.90%) jQuery
4 32 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (43.55%) CSS
6 26 (41.94%) HTML
7 23 (37.10%) WCF
7 23 (37.10%) LINQ
8 18 (29.03%) Ajax
9 15 (24.19%) Web Services
10 12 (19.35%) XML
10 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (11.29%) RESTful
14 5 (8.06%) REST
14 5 (8.06%) LINQ to SQL
15 4 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
1 3 (4.84%) Tandem
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) MVC
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.52%) OO
4 9 (14.52%) Scrum
5 8 (12.90%) TDD
6 7 (11.29%) Web Development
7 5 (8.06%) BDD
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.45%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Workflow
8 4 (6.45%) CRM
9 3 (4.84%) Migration
9 3 (4.84%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.23%) Web Design
10 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) SOA
10 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (93.55%) C#
2 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.45%) XPath
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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