The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 109 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 16 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 2.18% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.64 £56.53 -
% change year-on-year
-58.18% -
Entity Framework
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 641 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.01% 19.74% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 327 387
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +30.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £40.38 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Scotland region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Glasgow +10 9 £325 +4.00% 1
Edinburgh +4 4 £325 -8.45% 1
Fife - 3 £325 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 32 (84.21%) MVC
2 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
2 28 (73.68%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) C#
3 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (50.00%) Web Development
6 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
7 16 (42.11%) HTML
7 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
9 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
10 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
11 11 (28.95%) HTML5
11 11 (28.95%) CSS
12 10 (26.32%) Web Services
13 9 (23.68%) Java
14 8 (21.05%) Banking
14 8 (21.05%) RESTful
14 8 (21.05%) BC Cleared
14 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
15 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
16 6 (15.79%) OO
16 6 (15.79%) JSON
16 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
16 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
16 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
17 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
17 5 (13.16%) WCF

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.16%) CruiseControl
3 5 (13.16%) Fiddler
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 5 (13.16%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Front Office
2 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Web Developer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) MongoDB Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
1 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (42.11%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 11 (28.95%) CSS
5 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 10 (26.32%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) RESTful
8 6 (15.79%) JSON
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) DOM
9 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.16%) Kendo UI
9 5 (13.16%) Spring
9 5 (13.16%) WCF
9 5 (13.16%) WSDL
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
1 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) MVC
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) ERP
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Wealth Management
7 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 1 (2.63%) Content Management
9 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) BC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.63%) Telerik
2 1 (2.63%) Xamarin