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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK / Scotland
Rank 90 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 16 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 1.35% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 5.37% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 24
Median daily rate £315 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £328 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £550 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-72.34% -

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
480 652 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.14% 25.20% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 374 372
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £21.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +11 8 £310 -40.95% 4
Glasgow -4 5 £363 +7.40% 1
Fife - 3 £310 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 37 (94.87%) .NET
1 37 (94.87%) .NET Framework
2 32 (82.05%) MVC
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 17 (43.59%) HTML
6 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
7 16 (41.03%) CSS
8 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
9 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (33.33%) TDD
10 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (25.64%) RESTful
11 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
11 10 (25.64%) OO
12 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.08%) Web Services
12 9 (23.08%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
13 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (17.95%) HTML5
14 7 (17.95%) WCF
15 6 (15.38%) jQuery
15 6 (15.38%) Web Development
15 6 (15.38%) CSS3
15 6 (15.38%) Oracle

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 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (12.82%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Moq
4 3 (7.69%) NUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.13%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) .NET
1 37 (94.87%) .NET Framework
2 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (43.59%) HTML
5 16 (41.03%) CSS
6 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (25.64%) RESTful
8 9 (23.08%) Web Services
9 7 (17.95%) HTML5
9 7 (17.95%) WCF
10 6 (15.38%) CSS3
10 6 (15.38%) jQuery
11 5 (12.82%) Kendo UI
11 5 (12.82%) WinForms
11 5 (12.82%) WPF
12 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
13 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) MVC
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.64%) OO
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
7 5 (12.82%) Change Control
7 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
7 5 (12.82%) System Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (7.69%) OOD
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.56%) OOP
10 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
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 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.56%) Telerik