The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 205 187 163
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 52 59 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 2.72% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 38
Average daily rate
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£338 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2383 2167 2079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.03% 24.19% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1219 1102
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.00 £22.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the South East region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Kent +11 17 £338 +1.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £325 +14.03% 6
East Sussex -7 8 £350 +75.00% 3
West Sussex -10 8 £324 -2.63% 2
Berkshire -11 7 £425 +21.42% 8
Surrey +4 2 £313 -26.47% 12
Hampshire -8 1 £425 +25.92% 11
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 123 (97.62%) C#
2 121 (96.03%) .NET
3 120 (95.24%) .NET Framework
4 95 (75.40%) MVC
5 92 (73.02%) ASP.NET
6 80 (63.49%) JavaScript
7 70 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 66 (52.38%) HTML
9 64 (50.79%) jQuery
10 59 (46.83%) CSS
11 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (41.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (38.10%) AngularJS
13 46 (36.51%) WCF
14 44 (34.92%) SQL
15 43 (34.13%) TDD
16 33 (26.19%) Web Services
17 32 (25.40%) Scrum
18 28 (22.22%) HTML5
19 26 (20.63%) LINQ
19 26 (20.63%) Visual Studio
20 21 (16.67%) Windows
21 20 (15.87%) CSS3
22 18 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
22 18 (14.29%) OO
23 17 (13.49%) Oracle
23 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
24 16 (12.70%) NUnit
24 16 (12.70%) Razor View Engine
25 15 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (8.73%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.76%) CMS
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.38%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (2.38%) Node.js
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.17%) MySQL
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.79%) SSDT
8 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (20.63%) Visual Studio
2 18 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (12.70%) NUnit
4 13 (10.32%) TeamCity
5 11 (8.73%) StyleCop
6 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.56%) ReSharper
7 5 (3.97%) Subversion
7 5 (3.97%) MSBuild
8 4 (3.17%) Moq
9 2 (1.59%) JIRA
10 1 (0.79%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.79%) Selenium
10 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.79%) MSTest
10 1 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.79%) NCover
General
1 11 (8.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Legal
2 2 (1.59%) Publishing
2 2 (1.59%) Military
2 2 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (89.68%) Developer
2 67 (53.17%) .NET Developer
3 66 (52.38%) C# Developer
4 38 (30.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (29.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (26.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 13 (10.32%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Agile .NET Developer
13 4 (3.17%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (96.03%) .NET
2 120 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 92 (73.02%) ASP.NET
4 66 (52.38%) HTML
5 64 (50.79%) jQuery
6 59 (46.83%) CSS
7 52 (41.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (38.10%) AngularJS
9 46 (36.51%) WCF
10 33 (26.19%) Web Services
11 28 (22.22%) HTML5
12 26 (20.63%) LINQ
13 20 (15.87%) CSS3
14 16 (12.70%) Razor View Engine
15 15 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (8.73%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (7.14%) WPF
19 8 (6.35%) WF
20 7 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.59%) User Experience
3 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.79%) Blog
4 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.79%) EPoS
4 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (75.40%) MVC
2 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.13%) TDD
4 32 (25.40%) Scrum
5 18 (14.29%) OO
6 12 (9.52%) OOP
7 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.94%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.35%) Workflow
10 7 (5.56%) MVVM
11 6 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.97%) UML
13 4 (3.17%) Multithreading
13 4 (3.17%) Web Development
13 4 (3.17%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.17%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (3.17%) Build Automation
13 4 (3.17%) Web Application Development
13 4 (3.17%) Automated Testing
14 3 (2.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 123 (97.62%) C#
2 80 (63.49%) JavaScript
3 44 (34.92%) SQL
4 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.17%) Bourne shell
7 3 (2.38%) VB6
7 3 (2.38%) VB
8 2 (1.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.79%) Pascal
9 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.79%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.38%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCTS
4 1 (0.79%) MCPD
4 1 (0.79%) MCAD
4 1 (0.79%) MCSD
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Oracle
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.59%) Remedy
3 1 (0.79%) Ektron
3 1 (0.79%) SAP
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