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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 286 239 326
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +87
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 383 426 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 2.82% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 290 190
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.87

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
15477 15084 15543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.81% 28.64% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9801 9697 9556
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 28 August 2014.

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
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 28 August 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
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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 -39 362 £358 -4.66% 202
London -20 149 £400 - 49
South East +3 93 £333 -11.33% 31
City of London +16 35 £400 - 13
North West -20 27 £325 +8.33% 27
East of England -15 24 £300 -20.00% 8
Berkshire +14 23 £325 -2.25% 7
Yorkshire -1 23 £300 - 25
Manchester -4 21 £325 - 16
West Midlands -14 16 £365 +21.66% 15
West Yorkshire +9 15 £279 -7.08% 10
Brighton +7 15 £238 -32.14% 2
East Sussex +5 15 £238 -32.14% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 14 £330 -12.00% 1
Hampshire -14 14 £375 -6.25% 10
Leeds +4 13 £288 -4.16% 7
Reading +16 12 £413 +24.06% 6
South West -46 10 £300 -11.62% 35
West Sussex +9 9 £333 +10.83% 3
Oxfordshire +6 9 £250 - 4
Cambridgeshire 0 9 £295 -21.33%
Surrey -6 9 £294 -21.66% 4
North East - 8 £350 - 5
East Midlands -4 7 £343 +24.54% 7
Wales -14 7 £410 +21.48% 4
Milton Keynes -18 7 £400 +6.66%
Scotland -20 7 £283 -7.37% 11
Oxford +5 6 £250 - 1
Essex -2 6 £310 -4.61% 2
Cheshire -5 6 £350 +19.14% 5

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 698 (94.07%) .NET
2 693 (93.40%) .NET Framework
3 663 (89.35%) C#
4 583 (78.57%) MVC
5 497 (66.98%) ASP.NET
6 474 (63.88%) SQL Server
7 332 (44.74%) WCF
8 327 (44.07%) jQuery
9 325 (43.80%) JavaScript
10 323 (43.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 314 (42.32%) HTML
12 309 (41.64%) CSS
13 302 (40.70%) SQL
14 243 (32.75%) Microsoft
15 232 (31.27%) TDD
16 227 (30.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 176 (23.72%) Scrum
17 176 (23.72%) LINQ
18 175 (23.58%) Visual Studio
19 163 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
20 159 (21.43%) Web Services
21 146 (19.68%) Team Foundation Server
22 126 (16.98%) HTML5
23 118 (15.90%) T-SQL
24 116 (15.63%) Unit Testing
25 111 (14.96%) WPF
26 101 (13.61%) XML
27 100 (13.48%) Windows
28 97 (13.07%) Ajax
29 95 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 57 (7.68%) SharePoint
2 41 (5.53%) CMS
3 37 (4.99%) IIS
4 32 (4.31%) Node.js
5 29 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 23 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.94%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.67%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.54%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.40%) Apache
15 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 68 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.21%) InfoPath
3 6 (0.81%) MS Office
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.56%) PaaS
3 4 (0.54%) SaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.48%) Internet
2 7 (0.94%) Intranet
3 6 (0.81%) Firewall
3 6 (0.81%) HTTP
4 4 (0.54%) DNS
4 4 (0.54%) LDAP
4 4 (0.54%) DMZ
5 3 (0.40%) SMTP
6 2 (0.27%) DHCP
6 2 (0.27%) SAN
6 2 (0.27%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.27%) Wireless
6 2 (0.27%) NAS
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 474 (63.88%) SQL Server
2 227 (30.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 95 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 46 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (6.06%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.62%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.62%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.48%) MySQL
13 10 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (1.35%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 175 (23.58%) Visual Studio
2 146 (19.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (11.05%) NUnit
4 62 (8.36%) MSTest
5 42 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
6 39 (5.26%) SpecFlow
7 30 (4.04%) Git (software)
8 29 (3.91%) Subversion
9 28 (3.77%) Moq
10 22 (2.96%) TeamCity
11 17 (2.29%) Selenium
12 14 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (1.48%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.35%) MSBuild
15 9 (1.21%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.08%) Cucumber
16 8 (1.08%) Jenkins
16 8 (1.08%) QUnit
17 7 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
18 6 (0.81%) ReSharper
General
1 64 (8.63%) Finance
2 38 (5.12%) Banking
3 24 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.10%) Retail
5 14 (1.89%) Back Office
6 11 (1.48%) Marketing
7 10 (1.35%) Advertising
8 8 (1.08%) Front Office
9 7 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.54%) Legal
11 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.40%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 653 (88.01%) Developer
2 423 (57.01%) .NET Developer
3 215 (28.98%) C# Developer
4 139 (18.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 110 (14.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 60 (8.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (7.55%) Web Developer
9 55 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 38 (5.12%) SQL Developer
11 34 (4.58%) Software Developer
12 29 (3.91%) Software Engineer
13 27 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
14 25 (3.37%) Agile .NET Developer
15 20 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
16 19 (2.56%) Programmer
17 17 (2.29%) Architect
18 16 (2.16%) Lead Developer
19 14 (1.89%) WPF Developer
19 14 (1.89%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 698 (94.07%) .NET
2 693 (93.40%) .NET Framework
3 497 (66.98%) ASP.NET
4 332 (44.74%) WCF
5 327 (44.07%) jQuery
6 323 (43.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 314 (42.32%) HTML
8 309 (41.64%) CSS
9 176 (23.72%) LINQ
10 159 (21.43%) Web Services
11 126 (16.98%) HTML5
12 111 (14.96%) WPF
13 101 (13.61%) XML
14 97 (13.07%) Ajax
15 90 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 73 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 70 (9.43%) NHibernate
18 69 (9.30%) CSS3
19 67 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
20 62 (8.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (2.96%) N-Tier
3 16 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.02%) Open Source
5 13 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.08%) W3C
6 8 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (0.94%) GIS
8 6 (0.81%) RIA
9 5 (0.67%) Blog
9 5 (0.67%) Replication
9 5 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.54%) CESG
11 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.40%) Derivative
11 3 (0.40%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.27%) NHS
12 2 (0.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.48%) Windows
2 12 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.08%) UNIX
3 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.40%) Linux
6 2 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (78.57%) MVC
2 232 (31.27%) TDD
3 176 (23.72%) Scrum
4 163 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 84 (11.32%) OO
7 74 (9.97%) Dependency Injection
8 73 (9.84%) Web Development
9 69 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (8.63%) MVVM
11 59 (7.95%) SOA
12 58 (7.82%) BDD
13 47 (6.33%) Software Engineering
14 37 (4.99%) UML
15 36 (4.85%) E-Commerce
15 36 (4.85%) Workflow
16 31 (4.18%) OOP
17 25 (3.37%) Automated Testing
18 24 (3.23%) Web Application Development
19 23 (3.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 663 (89.35%) C#
2 325 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 302 (40.70%) SQL
4 118 (15.90%) T-SQL
5 34 (4.58%) VB.NET
6 25 (3.37%) PL/SQL
6 25 (3.37%) XAML
7 24 (3.23%) VB
8 19 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.02%) VB6
10 13 (1.75%) C++
11 12 (1.62%) Java
12 9 (1.21%) VBScript
13 5 (0.67%) PHP
13 5 (0.67%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.54%) C
14 4 (0.54%) VC++
14 4 (0.54%) Python
15 3 (0.40%) VBA
16 2 (0.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (6.20%) Security Cleared
2 37 (4.99%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.77%) Degree
4 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.81%) MCSD
6 5 (0.67%) MCAD
7 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.54%) MCTS
8 3 (0.40%) MCPD
8 3 (0.40%) MCP
8 3 (0.40%) MBA
9 2 (0.27%) MCSE
9 2 (0.27%) CCNA
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) ISEB
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.89%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) Basel III
3 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.27%) DFS Replication
3 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.21%) SCCM
2 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 243 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.30%) Oracle
3 20 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 13 (1.75%) Telerik
5 12 (1.62%) Twitter
6 8 (1.08%) Informatica
7 5 (0.67%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.54%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.54%) SAP
9 3 (0.40%) Sybase
9 3 (0.40%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.40%) Lotus
9 3 (0.40%) Ektron
9 3 (0.40%) VMware
9 3 (0.40%) Serena
10 2 (0.27%) Symantec
10 2 (0.27%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.27%) Facebook
10 2 (0.27%) Veritas
10 2 (0.27%) CODA
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