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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 45 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 4.83% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 14.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 0
Median daily rate £325 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
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
119 97 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.80% 33.45% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 74 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 24 (92.31%) Unit Testing
4 23 (88.46%) OOP
5 16 (61.54%) MVC
6 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (50.00%) OO
7 13 (50.00%) SQL
8 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
8 12 (46.15%) LDAP
9 11 (42.31%) Back Office
9 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
9 11 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
10 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
10 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (38.46%) LINQ
10 10 (38.46%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (38.46%) Oracle
10 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
10 10 (38.46%) RDBMS
10 10 (38.46%) WinForms
10 10 (38.46%) Windows
10 10 (38.46%) NHS
11 9 (34.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
12 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (42.31%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
5 11 (42.31%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
8 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (38.46%) LINQ
4 10 (38.46%) WinForms
5 6 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
7 2 (7.69%) AutoMapper
7 2 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (7.69%) Code First Entity Framework
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) HTML
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 23 (88.46%) OOP
3 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 13 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) MVVM
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore