The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 70 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 17 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.99% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 4.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Average daily rate £550 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -3.44%
Entity Framework
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 261 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.26% 19.89% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 146 142
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Edinburgh region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (88.89%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) MVC
3 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
5 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
6 17 (62.96%) CSS
6 17 (62.96%) HTML
7 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (51.85%) SQL
9 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (44.44%) HTML5
10 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
11 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
12 10 (37.04%) jQuery
13 9 (33.33%) OO
13 9 (33.33%) Scrum
13 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (29.63%) Finance
15 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
15 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
15 7 (25.93%) Web Services
15 7 (25.93%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (25.93%) NServiceBus
15 7 (25.93%) CSS3

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.93%) NServiceBus
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) dBASE
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) NUnit
1 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) git-flow
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
5 9 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Developer
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
11 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 17 (62.96%) CSS
4 17 (62.96%) HTML
5 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (44.44%) HTML5
7 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
9 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (25.93%) CSS3
10 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
10 7 (25.93%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (25.93%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) LINQ
12 4 (14.81%) RESTful
12 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (14.81%) WCF
13 3 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (11.11%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) MVC
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 6 (22.22%) SOLID
5 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik