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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 51 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 1.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate £345 £351 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
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
132 203 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.92% 31.97% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 109 117
Average daily rate £410 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £345 -10.38%
Watford - 1 - - 1
Entity Framework
East of England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) CSS
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) Retail
9 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (12.50%) RESTful

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (6.25%) ASP Developer
8 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
8 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (12.50%) LINQ
9 2 (12.50%) RESTful
9 2 (12.50%) WCF
9 2 (12.50%) WPF
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (6.25%) SOAP
10 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) RIA
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) API Design
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle