The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 58 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 7 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 1.53% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 5.79% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Median daily rate £413 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.64 £56.53 -
% change year-on-year
-58.18% -
Entity Framework
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 259 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.61% 26.48% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 202 99
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (21.43%) WCF
8 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (21.43%) Open Source
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (21.43%) Autofac
8 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
8 3 (21.43%) Big Data
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (21.43%) Kendo UI
8 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Datazen

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Datazen
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) ADO
2 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (21.43%) Autofac
2 3 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (21.43%) Kendo UI
2 3 (21.43%) ODBC
2 3 (21.43%) OLE
2 3 (21.43%) OLE DB
2 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy