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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 8 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.97% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 3.73% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £343 £550 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.72% +64.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £450 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-74.70% +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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
284 375 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.49% 25.95% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 199 154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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
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 21 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) System Testing
6 5 (29.41%) SpecFlow
6 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) WinForms
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) HTML

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (29.41%) SpecFlow
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) EPiServer Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (29.41%) WinForms
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
8 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
9 1 (5.88%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Change Control
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft