The table below looks at the statistics for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 115 84 98
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 9 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 1.09% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 3.96% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £475
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 - £17.04 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.20%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 581 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.05% 27.56% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 362 348
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham 0 6 £300 +13.20% 1
Warwickshire -22 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £320 -
Coventry - - - - 2
Solihull - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - - 1
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) .NET Framework
3 29 (78.38%) MVC
4 28 (75.68%) SQL
5 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
6 26 (70.27%) CSS
6 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
6 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
7 25 (67.57%) WCF
7 25 (67.57%) Visual Studio
8 22 (59.46%) jQuery
9 20 (54.05%) LINQ
10 17 (45.95%) Web Development
10 17 (45.95%) Logistics
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
12 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
13 9 (24.32%) WPF
14 8 (21.62%) HTML
15 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (16.22%) TDD
16 6 (16.22%) XAML
17 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (13.51%) Windows
17 5 (13.51%) MVVM
18 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
18 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
18 4 (10.81%) Spring.NET

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (5.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) MS Access
5 1 (2.70%) DataStage
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
4 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) NBehave
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) .NET Developer
3 19 (51.35%) Web Developer
4 17 (45.95%) .NET Web Developer
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) ASP Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Technical Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
1 36 (97.30%) .NET Framework
2 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 26 (70.27%) CSS
4 25 (67.57%) WCF
5 22 (59.46%) jQuery
6 20 (54.05%) LINQ
7 9 (24.32%) WPF
8 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (10.81%) Spring.NET
10 4 (10.81%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (10.81%) NHibernate
11 3 (8.11%) WinForms
12 2 (5.41%) HTML5
12 2 (5.41%) CSS3
12 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) MVC
2 17 (45.95%) Web Development
2 17 (45.95%) Logistics
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.51%) MVVM
6 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) AOP
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
9 1 (2.70%) OO
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Workflow
9 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (75.68%) SQL
3 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) XAML
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
1 1 (2.70%) MCAD
1 1 (2.70%) MCSD
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCTS
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Facebook