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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 71 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 1.03% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.25% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
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
231 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.45% 24.20% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (40.00%) Workflow
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Web Services
12 2 (10.00%) ADO
12 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
12 2 (10.00%) IIS

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Datazen
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
1 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) ADO
6 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (10.00%) ODBC
6 2 (10.00%) OLE
6 2 (10.00%) OLE DB
6 2 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (10.00%) WF
6 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (40.00%) Workflow
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Secure Coding
8 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSD
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy