Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 110 114
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 14 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 1.73% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £390 £325 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.96% +15.30%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £249
90th Percentile £428 £398 £385
Scotland median daily rate £380 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +16.92% -3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Entity Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 718 577 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.62% 26.57% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 344 358
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £372 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% -1.39% +0.67%
10th Percentile £267 £265 £269
90th Percentile £538 £488 £523
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £32.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +51.80% -18.28%
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% -3.86%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) C#
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
5 9 (64.29%) QA
5 9 (64.29%) Use Case
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (64.29%) SignalR
5 9 (64.29%) SDLC
5 9 (64.29%) .NET Core
6 7 (50.00%) Redis
6 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) JSON
6 7 (50.00%) SOAP
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) SOA
7 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
8 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
8 5 (35.71%) Microservices
9 4 (28.57%) IaaS
9 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
9 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server

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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Development Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Core
2 9 (64.29%) SignalR
3 7 (50.00%) JSON
3 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (50.00%) SOAP
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) NHibernate
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) LESS
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Blog
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) SDLC
3 9 (64.29%) Use Case
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) SOA
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (28.57%) OOD
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Web Development
9 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) ES6
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) MCSD
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle