The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Entity Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 86 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.31% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Median daily rate £375 £488 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +45.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -55.38% +47.30%  

Entity Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 267 305 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.99% 20.09% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 176 163
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Edinburgh

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) WinForms
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
3 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) Secure Coding
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) CSS

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) WinForms
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Secure Coding
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago