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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 119 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 1.05% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Average daily rate
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£290 £310 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £272 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £318 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +34.61%
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
597 760 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.49% 30.05% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 479 386
Average daily rate £361 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh -1 5 £290 -0.42% 1
Glasgow -3 5 £325 +4.83% 2
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
3 33 (89.19%) C#
4 32 (86.49%) MVC
5 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
6 21 (56.76%) CSS
7 20 (54.05%) HTML
7 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
9 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (27.03%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) NHibernate
11 9 (24.32%) SQL
11 9 (24.32%) Windows
12 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
12 7 (18.92%) CruiseControl
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (18.92%) MSBuild
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
13 6 (16.22%) OAuth
13 6 (16.22%) WPF
13 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
13 6 (16.22%) OAuth2
13 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
14 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
14 5 (13.51%) Ajax
14 5 (13.51%) Project Management
14 5 (13.51%) VBA

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) IBM Notes
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
1 1 (2.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
1 7 (18.92%) CruiseControl
1 7 (18.92%) MSBuild
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) NUnit
4 2 (5.41%) MSTest
4 2 (5.41%) Moq
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.70%) QUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Front Office
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) CSS
4 20 (54.05%) HTML
4 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) NHibernate
7 6 (16.22%) OAuth
7 6 (16.22%) WPF
7 6 (16.22%) OAuth2
8 5 (13.51%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
9 4 (10.81%) LINQ
9 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 3 (8.11%) JSON
10 3 (8.11%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) XSLT
10 3 (8.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Social Network
1 2 (5.41%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) MVVM
7 2 (5.41%) BDD
7 2 (5.41%) OOD
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) HOOD
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VBA
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
7 1 (2.70%) Java
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Lotus
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Sybase
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle