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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 53 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.83% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 3.37% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +47.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £35.00
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
123 208 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.46% 24.56% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 113 99
Median daily rate £400 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 4 £475 -
Entity Framework
East of England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Retail
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) B2B
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
6 4 (40.00%) CRM
7 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) Internet
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Kendo UI
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) RIA
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) B2B
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Logistics
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft