The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 54 61
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.15% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.87% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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 £24.00 £56.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.54% +61.51%
Entity Framework
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 181 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.01% 29.62% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 145 123
Median daily rate £475 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the South Wales region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 21 (87.50%) OOP
3 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) MVC
4 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (54.17%) OO
6 12 (50.00%) LDAP
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
7 11 (45.83%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) Back Office
8 10 (41.67%) NHS
9 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (33.33%) LINQ
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 8 (33.33%) WinForms
10 8 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 8 (33.33%) Windows
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle
10 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
12 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 9 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
9 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
11 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (33.33%) LINQ
4 8 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) OOP
1 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 13 (54.17%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore