The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 118 111 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 28 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 1.05% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 3.89% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 14
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£325 £323 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.90 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+56.85% +45.83%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
841 823 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.68% 27.04% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 569 372
Average daily rate £365 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
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 56 17 13
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £20.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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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
Wiltshire +9 10 £325 -36.58% 5
Bristol +2 9 £329 -1.86% 5
Gloucestershire -4 5 £338 +7.14% 3
Devon -2 2 - - 1
Somerset -9 1 £350 +8.10% 4
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 61 (96.83%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 47 (74.60%) MVC
4 45 (71.43%) C#
5 39 (61.90%) ASP.NET
6 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
9 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (39.68%) Scrum
11 24 (38.10%) SQL
12 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
13 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
14 19 (30.16%) TDD
15 18 (28.57%) WPF
16 17 (26.98%) jQuery
16 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
17 16 (25.40%) BDD
18 14 (22.22%) WCF
18 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
19 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web API
20 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
21 10 (15.87%) WF
21 10 (15.87%) HTML
22 9 (14.29%) CSS
23 8 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
24 7 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
24 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 7 (11.11%) OO
24 7 (11.11%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Back Office
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 58 (92.06%) Developer
2 41 (65.08%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
3 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.35%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.76%) WPF Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Development Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.59%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.59%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (96.83%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 39 (61.90%) ASP.NET
4 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (28.57%) WPF
6 17 (26.98%) jQuery
6 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
7 14 (22.22%) WCF
8 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (15.87%) WF
9 10 (15.87%) HTML
10 9 (14.29%) CSS
11 8 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (11.11%) LINQ
13 6 (9.52%) Web Services
13 6 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (7.94%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (7.94%) Sass
14 5 (7.94%) JSON
15 4 (6.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) MVC
2 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.68%) Scrum
4 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
5 19 (30.16%) TDD
6 16 (25.40%) BDD
7 7 (11.11%) Web Development
7 7 (11.11%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) OOD
9 3 (4.76%) System Testing
9 3 (4.76%) SDLC
9 3 (4.76%) API Integration
9 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (3.17%) Content Management
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
2 35 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.10%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.94%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.17%) VBScript
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) ESRI
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Telerik
3 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter
4 1 (1.59%) Infragistics
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