The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET Entity Framework over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 19 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.17% - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £308 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £296
% change year-on-year
- +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 34 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.71% 35.79% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 27
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.41 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.28% -74.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
West Midlands

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £293 -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Stafford - - - -
ADO.NET Entity Framework
West Midlands

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) OOP
4 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
4 4 (57.14%) OOD
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) VBScript
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
6 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
6 2 (28.57%) LotusScript
6 2 (28.57%) XSD

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) WinForms
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WF
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) LotusScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) DevExpress