The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 21 17
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.89% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
Entity Framework
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.00% 39.62% 40.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 17
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Northern Ireland region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland