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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 41 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 27 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.85% 1.40% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 5.47% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 1
Average daily rate £450 £550 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +69.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £68.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -3.44%
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
174 128 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.24% 25.65% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 90 46
Average daily rate £370 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -4 20 £423 -23.18% 2
Newport - 8 £480 -
Entity Framework
Wales

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
1 71 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 67 (94.37%) MVC
3 65 (91.55%) C#
4 62 (87.32%) Unit Testing
5 55 (77.46%) Scrum
6 52 (73.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 51 (71.83%) SQL Server
8 46 (64.79%) TDD
9 45 (63.38%) jQuery
10 41 (57.75%) Visual Studio
11 38 (53.52%) WCF
11 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 38 (53.52%) REST
11 38 (53.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (52.11%) Ajax
13 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 35 (49.30%) BDD
14 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET
15 30 (42.25%) Selenium
15 30 (42.25%) SpecFlow
16 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
17 27 (38.03%) Elasticsearch
17 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (38.03%) SQL
17 27 (38.03%) SOA
18 25 (35.21%) OOP
18 25 (35.21%) OO
19 24 (33.80%) Back Office
20 23 (32.39%) ISO/IEC 27001

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (38.03%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (14.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (71.83%) SQL Server
2 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.41%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (73.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (57.75%) Visual Studio
3 30 (42.25%) Selenium
3 30 (42.25%) SpecFlow
4 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.23%) CruiseControl
6 3 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
6 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.82%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.41%) NUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 24 (33.80%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (100.00%) Developer
2 63 (88.73%) .NET Developer
3 23 (32.39%) SQL Developer
4 13 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (18.31%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
1 71 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 45 (63.38%) jQuery
3 38 (53.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (53.52%) REST
3 38 (53.52%) WCF
4 37 (52.11%) Ajax
5 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET
6 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (16.90%) CSS
7 12 (16.90%) HTML
8 9 (12.68%) Web Services
9 8 (11.27%) XForms
9 8 (11.27%) XML
9 8 (11.27%) XSLT
10 7 (9.86%) LINQ
10 7 (9.86%) SOAP
11 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 5 (7.04%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (5.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (94.37%) MVC
2 62 (87.32%) Unit Testing
3 55 (77.46%) Scrum
4 46 (64.79%) TDD
5 35 (49.30%) BDD
6 27 (38.03%) SOA
7 25 (35.21%) OO
7 25 (35.21%) OOP
8 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.49%) UML
10 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
11 9 (12.68%) SDLC
11 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
12 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 3 (4.23%) Server Building
14 3 (4.23%) Software Architecture
15 2 (2.82%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 65 (91.55%) C#
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) XPath
5 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (30.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (12.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
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