The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 251 287 315
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +28
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 440 330 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 2.34% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 233 162
Average daily rate
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£338 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.19 £23.80 £31.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the UK.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +37 393 £345 -1.42% 276
London +32 155 £375 - 73
South East -20 72 £325 -2.98% 42
City of London +39 50 £400 - 24
Yorkshire +9 41 £325 +21.49% 26
North West -6 33 £325 -13.33% 43
South West +10 31 £375 +20.00% 29
West Yorkshire +22 30 £325 -10.34% 17
West Midlands -6 29 £325 +4.00% 22
Manchester +7 26 £325 -11.56% 28
Leeds +11 24 £325 +18.18% 10
Scotland +2 21 £325 +4.00% 11
Wales +8 20 £293 -6.40%
Somerset +9 16 £325 -3.70% 1
East Sussex +9 16 £288 -32.35% 6
Brighton +5 16 £288 -32.35% 5
East Midlands -2 14 £301 +4.52% 11
Berkshire -11 14 £338 +12.50% 3
Birmingham -4 12 £359 +19.58% 4
Surrey +12 11 £338 -8.47% 13
Reading +6 11 £350 +16.66% 1
Edinburgh 0 11 £335 -4.28% 1
North East +8 10 £305 -3.93% 11
Glasgow -1 10 £325 +11.58% 8
Hampshire -3 9 £320 - 3
South Wales +6 8 £315 -3.07%
Staffordshire -4 8 £300 -2.43% 4
Wiltshire +11 7 £375 +20.00% 5
Kent 0 7 £325 +30.00%
North Yorkshire -1 7 £320 +10.34% 7

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 712 (95.31%) .NET
2 706 (94.51%) .NET Framework
3 665 (89.02%) C#
4 533 (71.35%) MVC
5 521 (69.75%) SQL Server
6 506 (67.74%) ASP.NET
7 394 (52.74%) JavaScript
8 367 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
9 332 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 329 (44.04%) HTML
11 318 (42.57%) jQuery
12 307 (41.10%) CSS
13 300 (40.16%) SQL
14 299 (40.03%) WCF
15 247 (33.07%) TDD
16 223 (29.85%) Microsoft
17 210 (28.11%) LINQ
18 183 (24.50%) Scrum
19 181 (24.23%) Visual Studio
20 166 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
21 146 (19.54%) Web Services
22 145 (19.41%) T-SQL
23 125 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web API
24 123 (16.47%) OO
25 114 (15.26%) HTML5
25 114 (15.26%) Team Foundation Server
25 114 (15.26%) Unit Testing
26 109 (14.59%) NUnit
27 108 (14.46%) XML
28 106 (14.19%) BDD

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 66 (8.84%) CMS
2 46 (6.16%) IIS
3 39 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 29 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 28 (3.75%) Umbraco
6 21 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (2.41%) Kentico
8 17 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (1.61%) Node.js
9 12 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.20%) MQSeries
11 8 (1.07%) Apache
12 7 (0.94%) K2 blackpearl
12 7 (0.94%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.80%) EPiServer CMS
14 5 (0.67%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.54%) JBoss
16 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.54%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 68 (9.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.54%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Office 365
3 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.07%) Internet
2 2 (0.27%) Intranet
2 2 (0.27%) ATM
2 2 (0.27%) HTTP
2 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.13%) VPN
3 1 (0.13%) SSL
3 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (69.75%) SQL Server
2 166 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (5.89%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.15%) Oracle Database
7 27 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (1.74%) MS Access
10 12 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.34%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.20%) MySQL
13 8 (1.07%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.07%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 181 (24.23%) Visual Studio
2 114 (15.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (14.59%) NUnit
4 50 (6.69%) MSTest
5 36 (4.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 34 (4.55%) Selenium
7 33 (4.42%) Moq
7 33 (4.42%) SpecFlow
8 29 (3.88%) Subversion
9 27 (3.61%) ReSharper
10 22 (2.95%) Git (software)
11 20 (2.68%) MSBuild
12 19 (2.54%) StyleCop
13 13 (1.74%) TeamCity
14 12 (1.61%) CruiseControl
15 9 (1.20%) JIRA
16 8 (1.07%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 7 (0.94%) NCover
18 6 (0.80%) QUnit
General
1 81 (10.84%) Finance
2 24 (3.21%) Retail
3 22 (2.95%) Banking
4 13 (1.74%) Back Office
5 12 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.47%) Front Office
7 8 (1.07%) Legal
7 8 (1.07%) Marketing
8 5 (0.67%) Advertising
9 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.54%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.54%) Local Government
10 3 (0.40%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Games
11 2 (0.27%) Military
11 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 664 (88.89%) Developer
2 402 (53.82%) .NET Developer
3 201 (26.91%) C# Developer
4 142 (19.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 93 (12.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 80 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 75 (10.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 51 (6.83%) Web Developer
9 44 (5.89%) Software Developer
10 43 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
11 25 (3.35%) Lead Developer
12 23 (3.08%) Microsoft Developer
13 21 (2.81%) SQL Developer
14 19 (2.54%) Architect
15 18 (2.41%) CRM Developer
16 17 (2.28%) AWS Developer
16 17 (2.28%) Analyst
17 16 (2.14%) Programmer
17 16 (2.14%) Senior Software Developer
17 16 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 712 (95.31%) .NET
2 706 (94.51%) .NET Framework
3 506 (67.74%) ASP.NET
4 332 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 329 (44.04%) HTML
6 318 (42.57%) jQuery
7 307 (41.10%) CSS
8 299 (40.03%) WCF
9 210 (28.11%) LINQ
10 146 (19.54%) Web Services
11 125 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 114 (15.26%) HTML5
13 108 (14.46%) XML
14 99 (13.25%) AngularJS
15 92 (12.32%) WPF
16 91 (12.18%) Ajax
17 87 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 77 (10.31%) NHibernate
19 71 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
20 66 (8.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.22%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (1.87%) Open Source
6 11 (1.47%) User Experience
7 10 (1.34%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.34%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.94%) NHS
8 7 (0.94%) Derivative
9 6 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.67%) CMDB
11 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.54%) Social Network
11 4 (0.54%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.54%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.40%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.40%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 77 (10.31%) Windows
2 8 (1.07%) UNIX
2 8 (1.07%) Android
3 6 (0.80%) Ubuntu
4 5 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.27%) Linux
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (71.35%) MVC
2 367 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (33.07%) TDD
4 183 (24.50%) Scrum
5 123 (16.47%) OO
6 114 (15.26%) Unit Testing
7 106 (14.19%) BDD
8 61 (8.17%) Web Development
9 59 (7.90%) SOA
10 49 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (6.43%) E-Commerce
11 48 (6.43%) OOP
12 40 (5.35%) CRM
13 39 (5.22%) MVVM
14 36 (4.82%) Dependency Injection
15 32 (4.28%) OOD
16 30 (4.02%) Workflow
17 27 (3.61%) Mentoring
18 23 (3.08%) Domain-Driven Design
18 23 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 665 (89.02%) C#
2 394 (52.74%) JavaScript
3 300 (40.16%) SQL
4 145 (19.41%) T-SQL
5 25 (3.35%) Java
6 23 (3.08%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.01%) XAML
8 12 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.61%) VB
9 10 (1.34%) PHP
10 9 (1.20%) XPath
11 8 (1.07%) VBA
12 7 (0.94%) VBScript
12 7 (0.94%) VB6
13 6 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.67%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.54%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.27%) R
16 2 (0.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 1 (0.13%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 58 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.09%) Degree
3 33 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.54%) MCAD
6 4 (0.54%) MCSD
7 3 (0.40%) HND
8 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MCTS
9 1 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.74%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.27%) EMIR
3 2 (0.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.13%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 223 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.63%) Oracle
3 35 (4.69%) Sitecore
4 26 (3.48%) Telerik
5 23 (3.08%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.20%) IBM
7 7 (0.94%) ESRI
8 5 (0.67%) Lotus
8 5 (0.67%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.54%) Ektron
9 4 (0.54%) Informatica
9 4 (0.54%) Adobe
10 3 (0.40%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.40%) Twitter
10 3 (0.40%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.40%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.27%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.27%) Remedy
11 2 (0.27%) SAP
11 2 (0.27%) Sybase
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Rowland's Castle, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + doe
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago