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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 123 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 16 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.97% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 3.80% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 18
Median daily rate £503 £319 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.64% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.42% -2.77%
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
697 685 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.34% 25.49% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 450 323
Median daily rate £390 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 11 £375 +15.38% 3
Warwickshire - 3 £503 -
Coventry -1 2 £525 - 4
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 30 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) MVC
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 13 (43.33%) jQuery
8 12 (40.00%) LINQ
8 12 (40.00%) HTML
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
9 11 (36.67%) CSS
9 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 8 (26.67%) Web Services
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (26.67%) WCF
12 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (20.00%) Web Development
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (20.00%) Scrum
13 6 (20.00%) WinForms
13 6 (20.00%) XML
14 5 (16.67%) Windows
14 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) SMTP
1 3 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Redis
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) NUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Architect
10 3 (10.00%) Software Architect
11 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
12 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (3.33%) Azure Architect
12 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 1 (3.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (43.33%) jQuery
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) LINQ
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) WCF
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (20.00%) WinForms
8 6 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (16.67%) REST
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (13.33%) Task Parallel Library
11 3 (10.00%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
2 6 (20.00%) Web Development
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) BDD
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 3 (10.00%) CQRS
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.00%) VBScript
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) DevExpress
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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