The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET Entity Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 65 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 0.97% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £250 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £296
% change year-on-year
- +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
222 207 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.61% 32.75% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 134
Average daily rate £395 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.90 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
East of England

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 £250 - 5
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
ADO.NET Entity Framework
East of England

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) RIA
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) B2B

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) RIA
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle