The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Entity Framework over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 95 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 18 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.62% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.20% 2.50% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Average daily rate
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£318 £371 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.30% +23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.53 - £17.04
Entity Framework
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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
562 639 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.79% 24.72% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 359 371
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £33.55 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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 Entity Framework across the West Midlands region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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 Entity Framework within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Birmingham +12 11 £350 +16.66% 10
Coventry -2 3 £300 -20.21% 2
Staffordshire -11 3 £300 -6.25% 1
Warwickshire +8 1 - - 1
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Entity Framework.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) .NET Framework
3 22 (66.67%) WCF
3 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 18 (54.55%) MVC
6 16 (48.48%) HTML
6 16 (48.48%) SQL
6 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (39.39%) TDD
8 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) CSS
9 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 11 (33.33%) LINQ
10 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) XML
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (24.24%) jQuery
12 8 (24.24%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) BDD
13 7 (21.21%) HTML5
13 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
14 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (18.18%) RESTful
14 6 (18.18%) WinForms
14 6 (18.18%) OO
14 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
15 5 (15.15%) VBScript

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMTP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.03%) MS Access
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) ReSharper
4 2 (6.06%) NUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.06%) Moq
5 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (6.06%) Back Office
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Programmer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Programmer
9 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
1 31 (93.94%) .NET Framework
2 22 (66.67%) WCF
3 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) LINQ
7 9 (27.27%) XML
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 7 (21.21%) HTML5
10 6 (18.18%) RESTful
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.18%) WinForms
11 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (15.15%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
12 4 (12.12%) WPF
13 3 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) MVC
2 13 (39.39%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) CRM
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) AOP
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 1 (3.03%) UML
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
10 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.15%) VBScript
5 5 (15.15%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik
2 1 (3.03%) Nintex
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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