The first table below looks at the demand for ADO.NET Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ADO.NET Entity Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 56 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 0.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £296
% change year-on-year
- +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £25.38
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +8.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.07% 20.95% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 57
Average daily rate £425 £322 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £397 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ADO.NET Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADO.NET Entity Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 5 £300 - 1
South Wales - 3 £325 - 1
ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (33.33%) REST
7 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (33.33%) Java SE
7 3 (33.33%) Apache FOP
7 3 (33.33%) WCF
7 3 (33.33%) WPF
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) SOAP
7 3 (33.33%) Web Services
7 3 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) XSD
7 3 (33.33%) XSLT
7 3 (33.33%) MCSD
7 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel

ADO.NET Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ADO.NET 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 ADO.NET Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Java SE
4 3 (33.33%) Apache FOP
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) XSD
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCSD
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft