The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 38 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.41% 5.08% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 11.76% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 10
Median daily rate £325 £314 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -3.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.42% -2.77%
Entity Framework
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 153 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 35.37% 43.22% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 102 66
Median daily rate £325 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £518 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bath - 1 £325 - 3
Entity Framework
South West

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Telerik
2 7 (77.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 7 (77.78%) MVVM
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) SpecFlow
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) WCF
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) WPF Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) MVVM
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft