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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 43 43
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 3.97% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.49% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 2
Median daily rate - £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
85 162 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.56% 37.85% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 141 83
Median daily rate £388 £323 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
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