The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 92 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 22 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.69% 2.42% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 4
Average daily rate £313 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
596 455 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.31% 25.45% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 233 282
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 20
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 9 £300 -45.45% 3
Coventry -3 7 £319 - 2
Warwickshire -10 3 £375 +19.04% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £325 -
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
ADO.NET Entity Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (95.56%) C#
2 41 (91.11%) .NET
3 39 (86.67%) .NET Framework
4 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
5 30 (66.67%) SQL
6 27 (60.00%) MVC
7 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 24 (53.33%) WCF
9 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
10 20 (44.44%) CSS
11 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
12 16 (35.56%) HTML
12 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
12 16 (35.56%) TDD
12 16 (35.56%) jQuery
12 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (33.33%) LINQ
14 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
15 13 (28.89%) XML
16 11 (24.44%) WPF
16 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (22.22%) Windows
18 9 (20.00%) Ajax
19 7 (15.56%) NHibernate
19 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 7 (15.56%) Logistics
19 7 (15.56%) WinForms
19 7 (15.56%) Spring.NET
19 7 (15.56%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.44%) MS Access
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Silverlight Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 39 (86.67%) .NET Framework
3 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
4 24 (53.33%) WCF
5 20 (44.44%) CSS
6 16 (35.56%) HTML
6 16 (35.56%) jQuery
7 15 (33.33%) LINQ
8 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (28.89%) XML
10 11 (24.44%) WPF
11 9 (20.00%) Ajax
12 7 (15.56%) NHibernate
12 7 (15.56%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (15.56%) Spring.NET
12 7 (15.56%) WinForms
13 6 (13.33%) HTML5
13 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) MVC
2 16 (35.56%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) Logistics
3 7 (15.56%) Web Development
3 7 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (15.56%) MVVM
4 6 (13.33%) SOA
4 6 (13.33%) OOP
5 5 (11.11%) AOP
6 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) OOD
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) UML
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (4.44%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
4 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.33%) VBA
6 4 (8.89%) VB
7 3 (6.67%) VBScript
8 2 (4.44%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) LotusScript
9 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Lotus
2 2 (4.44%) DevExpress
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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