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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK / Scotland
Rank 89 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 18 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 3.59% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 20
Median daily rate £363 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-63.30% +36.65%

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
534 640 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.48% 25.32% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 351 360
Median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.09 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.48% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 27 February 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
Glasgow -2 9 £366 +8.51% 3
Edinburgh +18 7 £343 -37.72% 4
Fife - 2 £320 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (97.50%) .NET
1 39 (97.50%) .NET Framework
2 35 (87.50%) C#
3 32 (80.00%) MVC
4 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
8 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 17 (42.50%) AngularJS
10 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (37.50%) HTML
12 14 (35.00%) CSS
13 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
13 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (30.00%) TDD
15 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
16 10 (25.00%) OO
16 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
16 10 (25.00%) Web Services
17 9 (22.50%) SQL
17 9 (22.50%) RESTful
18 8 (20.00%) WCF
18 8 (20.00%) Web Development
18 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 6 (15.00%) jQuery
20 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
20 5 (12.50%) System Testing

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 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) MS Access
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Moq
4 3 (7.50%) NUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Database Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
1 39 (97.50%) .NET Framework
2 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (42.50%) AngularJS
5 15 (37.50%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) RESTful
10 8 (20.00%) WCF
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) CSS3
12 5 (12.50%) HTML5
12 5 (12.50%) WinForms
12 5 (12.50%) WPF
13 4 (10.00%) Kendo UI
13 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
14 3 (7.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.00%) OO
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (12.50%) Change Control
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 5 (12.50%) System Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (7.50%) OOD
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Data Entry
9 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCAD
2 3 (7.50%) MCSD
2 3 (7.50%) MCTS
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter