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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 29 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.07% 0.65% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 1.85% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
Entity Framework
West Midlands

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
60 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.09% 35.06% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 16
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £300 -
Entity Framework
West Midlands

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) LINQ
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) WinForms
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) VB6
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 4 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) VB6
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) TypeScript