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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 88 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.10% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £269 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% +62.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.53 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+61.51% +45.83%
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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
285 362 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.75% 28.28% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 229 77
Average daily rate £350 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
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 30 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) VBA
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Access
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) Lotus
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Lotus
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago