The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 17 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.55% 3.52% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.55% 7.81% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £224 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-74.70% +36.65%

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 64 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.25% 45.07% 52.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 50
Median daily rate £285 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 6 £225 - 1
Entity Framework
West Midlands

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (72.73%) TypeScript
4 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 8 (72.73%) LINQ
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (63.64%) StructureMap
5 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (63.64%) System Testing
5 7 (63.64%) AutoMapper
6 6 (54.55%) NHS
6 6 (54.55%) Workflow
7 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
9 2 (18.18%) Logistics
9 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
10 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
4 8 (72.73%) LINQ
5 7 (63.64%) AutoMapper
5 7 (63.64%) StructureMap
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
6 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) System Testing
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin