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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 98 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 23 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.37% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 6.69% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 17
Median daily rate £325 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
548 583 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.35% 20.46% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 336 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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
Edinburgh +8 8 £338 +0.89% 3
Glasgow -5 8 £335 -0.74% 3
Aberdeen - 4 £300 -
Fife - 3 £310 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 33 (84.62%) .NET
1 33 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 32 (82.05%) MVC
3 31 (79.49%) C#
4 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
7 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (48.72%) HTML
9 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
9 17 (43.59%) CSS
10 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
11 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
12 13 (33.33%) TDD
12 13 (33.33%) Web Services
12 13 (33.33%) RESTful
12 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
13 12 (30.77%) HTML5
13 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (25.64%) OO
14 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
15 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
15 9 (23.08%) SQL
15 9 (23.08%) CSS3
15 9 (23.08%) Web Development
15 9 (23.08%) WCF
16 8 (20.51%) jQuery
16 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (20.51%) Kendo UI
16 8 (20.51%) Banking

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 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.69%) Moq
5 3 (7.69%) NUnit
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (7.69%) Selenium
5 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
6 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
6 2 (5.13%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) JUnit
6 2 (5.13%) Subversion
6 2 (5.13%) YouTrack
7 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (20.51%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Front Office
2 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (5.13%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
1 33 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (48.72%) HTML
5 17 (43.59%) CSS
6 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (33.33%) RESTful
6 13 (33.33%) Web Services
7 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 9 (23.08%) CSS3
8 9 (23.08%) WCF
9 8 (20.51%) jQuery
9 8 (20.51%) Kendo UI
10 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (15.38%) WPF
11 4 (10.26%) JSON
12 3 (7.69%) LINQ
12 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) MVC
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) OO
5 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 9 (23.08%) Web Development
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (10.26%) OOD
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Change Control
8 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Secure Coding
8 3 (7.69%) System Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
10 1 (2.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) MCAD
2 3 (7.69%) MCSD
2 3 (7.69%) MCTS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago