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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 98 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 37 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 1.62% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 6.03% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 12
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£327 £319 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £375 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +75.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
775 796 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.39% 26.91% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 554 310
Average daily rate £363 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £13.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Somerset 0 16 £328 +0.92% 2
Bristol +1 6 £375 +22.95% 5
Wiltshire +2 4 £375 -26.82% 7
Gloucestershire -10 4 £325 +3.17%
Devon -2 2 - - 1
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 51 (94.44%) .NET Framework
3 37 (68.52%) C#
3 37 (68.52%) ASP.NET
4 36 (66.67%) MVC
5 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
6 29 (53.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (51.85%) SQL
8 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
9 24 (44.44%) Scrum
10 23 (42.59%) Unit Testing
11 22 (40.74%) BDD
12 20 (37.04%) jQuery
13 19 (35.19%) WPF
13 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
13 19 (35.19%) TDD
14 17 (31.48%) WCF
15 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
16 13 (24.07%) OO
16 13 (24.07%) LINQ
16 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
17 11 (20.37%) LINQ to SQL
17 11 (20.37%) OOD
18 10 (18.52%) MSMQ
18 10 (18.52%) Oracle
19 9 (16.67%) HTML
19 9 (16.67%) Java
19 9 (16.67%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (12.96%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.85%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (14.81%) Retail
2 5 (9.26%) Back Office
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 41 (75.93%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) WPF Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Development Manager
9 1 (1.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.85%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 51 (94.44%) .NET Framework
3 37 (68.52%) ASP.NET
4 29 (53.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (37.04%) jQuery
6 19 (35.19%) WPF
7 17 (31.48%) WCF
8 13 (24.07%) LINQ
9 11 (20.37%) LINQ to SQL
10 10 (18.52%) MSMQ
11 9 (16.67%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) SOAP
11 9 (16.67%) WF
11 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (14.81%) CSS
12 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (11.11%) Web Services
14 5 (9.26%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
14 5 (9.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) MVC
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (44.44%) Scrum
4 23 (42.59%) Unit Testing
5 22 (40.74%) BDD
6 19 (35.19%) TDD
7 13 (24.07%) OO
8 11 (20.37%) OOD
9 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 6 (11.11%) SDLC
12 3 (5.56%) System Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Web Development
13 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.70%) Content Management
13 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 1 (1.85%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (1.85%) MVVM
14 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) ESRI
4 2 (3.70%) Telerik
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
5 1 (1.85%) Infragistics
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