The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 22 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.06% - 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £36.25
Entity Framework
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 45.74% 37.96% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 12
Average daily rate £410 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £498 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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 Watford

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Kendo UI
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) RIA
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Kendo UI
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle