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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.79% 0.62% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 1.75% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £305 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.42% -2.77%
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
41 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 32.54% 35.40% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 20
Median daily rate £425 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle