The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 15 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.23% 4.76% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 7.41% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £215 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-72.34% -

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 29.58% 64.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 8
Median daily rate £300 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Entity Framework
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (60.00%) StructureMap
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) AutoMapper
4 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (40.00%) Logistics
4 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) AutoMapper
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Xamarin