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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 117 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 39 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.79% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 3.05% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 8
Average daily rate £325 £302 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.61% -18.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £272 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £358 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.25 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
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
1039 821 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.33% 26.08% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 532 419
Average daily rate £360 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 23 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £19.23 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 16 £325 +8.33% 16
Cheshire +5 13 £325 -3.70% 10
Lancashire +4 6 - - 1
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 2
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (96.61%) C#
1 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) .NET Framework
3 45 (76.27%) MVC
4 41 (69.49%) SQL Server
5 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
6 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
7 29 (49.15%) SQL
7 29 (49.15%) jQuery
8 27 (45.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (45.76%) TDD
9 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
12 19 (32.20%) Web Services
13 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
14 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
14 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (27.12%) XML
15 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
16 15 (25.42%) HTML
17 14 (23.73%) WCF
18 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (16.95%) Ajax
19 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
19 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 9 (15.25%) HTML5
20 9 (15.25%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
3 3 (5.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (69.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.39%) GIS
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.17%) ClearCase
4 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.47%) Moq
4 5 (8.47%) MSTest
5 4 (6.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (6.78%) Rational Robot
5 4 (6.78%) Subversion
5 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.78%) Xcode
6 3 (5.08%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.39%) NuGet
7 2 (3.39%) NUnit
7 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.69%) Grunt
8 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Avionics
3 2 (3.39%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (94.92%) Developer
2 34 (57.63%) .NET Developer
3 29 (49.15%) C# Developer
4 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 17 (28.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.95%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.17%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Consultant
11 2 (3.39%) HTML Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) .NET Framework
3 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
4 29 (49.15%) jQuery
5 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (32.20%) Web Services
8 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
8 16 (27.12%) XML
9 15 (25.42%) HTML
10 14 (23.73%) WCF
11 10 (16.95%) Ajax
11 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 9 (15.25%) HTML5
12 9 (15.25%) XSLT
13 7 (11.86%) LINQ
13 7 (11.86%) RESTful
13 7 (11.86%) WinForms
14 6 (10.17%) WPF
14 6 (10.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) MVC
2 27 (45.76%) TDD
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.86%) OO
5 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) SOLID
6 6 (10.17%) Software Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.47%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (8.47%) Web Development
8 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Content Management
9 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.08%) SOA
10 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) C#
2 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) SQL
4 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) VB
7 2 (3.39%) VBA
8 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Appcelerator
3 4 (6.78%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
4 3 (5.08%) EPiServer
4 3 (5.08%) OpenText
4 3 (5.08%) Telerik
5 2 (3.39%) BEA
5 2 (3.39%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
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