The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 50 46
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 2.01% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.47% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £346 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £54.90 -
% change year-on-year
-26.22% -
Entity Framework
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 139 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.77% 31.03% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 116 81
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff