The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 30 31
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.44% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
Entity Framework
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.94% 19.52% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 35
Average daily rate £400 £250 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -48.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £220 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Average hourly rate £42.25 £32.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.03% -30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) StructureMap
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) StructureMap
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft