The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Entity Framework over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 57 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.47% 0.51% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 1.84% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£343 £220 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -41.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £324 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.53 - -
Entity Framework
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 217 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.63% 27.47% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 145 90
Average daily rate £373 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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 Entity Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 5 £390 +77.27% 2
Letchworth - 1 £335 -
Entity Framework
East of England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) Subversion
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
7 4 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
4 5 (31.25%) LINQ
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) RIA
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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