The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 48 34
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
Entity Framework
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 148 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.47% 41.57% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 52
Average daily rate £380 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (50.00%) Moq
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) SOLID

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Moq
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) EPiServer Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle