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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
South West / Dorset
Rank - 26 32
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.97% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.41% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £313 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-63.30% +36.65%

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
52 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 51.49% 17.87% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 36
Median daily rate £325 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 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