The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 12.50% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £449 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -3.44%
Entity Framework
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.58% 44.57% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 17
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £725 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
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 Taunton

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Entity Framework
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Telerik
2 6 (85.71%) MVVM
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) System Testing
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) XHTML
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Ajax
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) WCF

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) MVVM
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Telerik