The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 51 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.23% 0.83% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 3.49% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £330 £300 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.43%
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
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 86 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 30.37% 23.89% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 49
Average daily rate £325 £333 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Entity Framework
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft