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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 184 174 173
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 72 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 2.99% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
2354 2144 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.75% 23.43% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1222 1008
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 120
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
East Sussex +7 16 £288 -32.35% 4
Berkshire -5 14 £338 +12.50% 5
Surrey +1 11 £338 -8.47% 11
Hampshire -2 9 £320 - 2
Kent 0 7 £325 +30.00%
West Sussex -16 7 £463 -2.63% 5
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £263 -30.92% 6
Oxfordshire -28 2 £425 +30.76% 6
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 125 (95.42%) .NET
2 124 (94.66%) .NET Framework
3 117 (89.31%) C#
4 93 (70.99%) ASP.NET
5 84 (64.12%) MVC
6 80 (61.07%) SQL Server
7 76 (58.02%) JavaScript
8 72 (54.96%) HTML
9 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (51.15%) WCF
11 64 (48.85%) CSS
12 63 (48.09%) jQuery
13 58 (44.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (38.93%) SQL
15 49 (37.40%) TDD
16 41 (31.30%) Scrum
17 39 (29.77%) Visual Studio
18 37 (28.24%) Web Services
19 35 (26.72%) AngularJS
20 31 (23.66%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (23.66%) LINQ
21 25 (19.08%) NUnit
22 24 (18.32%) SQL Server 2008
23 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
24 21 (16.03%) Windows
25 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
26 19 (14.50%) HTML5
27 18 (13.74%) Oracle
28 16 (12.21%) XML
28 16 (12.21%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 13 (9.92%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.34%) CMS
4 6 (4.58%) IIS
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.53%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) SaaS
2 2 (1.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) ATM
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (61.07%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (12.21%) Oracle Database
4 13 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) MySQL
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 39 (29.77%) Visual Studio
2 31 (23.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (19.08%) NUnit
4 12 (9.16%) Selenium
4 12 (9.16%) StyleCop
5 7 (5.34%) MSTest
6 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.82%) JIRA
8 3 (2.29%) Moq
9 2 (1.53%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.76%) Subversion
10 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.76%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (9.92%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Publishing
3 2 (1.53%) Military
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (88.55%) Developer
2 68 (51.91%) .NET Developer
3 58 (44.27%) C# Developer
4 35 (26.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (18.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Web Developer
8 8 (6.11%) WPF Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Configuration Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Consultant
10 4 (3.05%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (2.29%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.29%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.29%) SharePoint Consultant
11 3 (2.29%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
11 3 (2.29%) AWS Developer
12 2 (1.53%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (95.42%) .NET
2 124 (94.66%) .NET Framework
3 93 (70.99%) ASP.NET
4 72 (54.96%) HTML
5 67 (51.15%) WCF
6 64 (48.85%) CSS
7 63 (48.09%) jQuery
8 58 (44.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (28.24%) Web Services
10 35 (26.72%) AngularJS
11 31 (23.66%) LINQ
12 19 (14.50%) HTML5
13 16 (12.21%) XML
13 16 (12.21%) WPF
14 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (8.40%) Ajax
16 10 (7.63%) WinForms
16 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 10 (7.63%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.82%) CMDB
3 5 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.29%) Blog
4 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.53%) Open Source
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) W3C
6 1 (0.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.76%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (64.12%) MVC
2 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (37.40%) TDD
4 41 (31.30%) Scrum
5 15 (11.45%) OO
6 14 (10.69%) MVVM
7 13 (9.92%) BDD
8 11 (8.40%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.87%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.11%) SOA
11 8 (6.11%) Automated Testing
11 8 (6.11%) Workflow
11 8 (6.11%) Release Management
12 7 (5.34%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (3.82%) OOP
13 5 (3.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (3.05%) Build Automation
14 4 (3.05%) System Testing
15 3 (2.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (89.31%) C#
2 76 (58.02%) JavaScript
3 51 (38.93%) SQL
4 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.34%) PHP
5 7 (5.34%) XAML
6 6 (4.58%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.05%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.53%) VB6
8 2 (1.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.53%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) Pascal
9 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.76%) Delphi
9 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) Degree
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCTS
5 1 (0.76%) MCPD
5 1 (0.76%) MCAD
5 1 (0.76%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.74%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) Ektron
4 2 (1.53%) Remedy
5 1 (0.76%) Telerik
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago