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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 91 84
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 24 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.02% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 1.60% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 3
Median daily rate £600 £425 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.17% +46.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +71.87% -  

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 306 312 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.71% 23.55% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 172 136
Median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) MVC
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
4 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
5 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 20 (71.43%) EPiServer
6 19 (67.86%) HTML
6 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
7 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 16 (57.14%) CSS
7 16 (57.14%) Web Services
7 16 (57.14%) XSLT
7 16 (57.14%) Migration
7 16 (57.14%) LINQ
7 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (53.57%) jQuery
8 15 (53.57%) TDD
8 15 (53.57%) Finance
9 14 (50.00%) Financial Institution
10 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
10 13 (46.43%) Moq
10 13 (46.43%) Modernizr
10 13 (46.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (46.43%) gulp
11 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development

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 20 (71.43%) EPiServer
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (46.43%) gulp
2 13 (46.43%) Moq
2 13 (46.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Developer
3 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) EPiServer Developer
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
3 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
5 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (57.14%) CSS
5 16 (57.14%) LINQ
5 16 (57.14%) Web Services
5 16 (57.14%) XSLT
6 15 (53.57%) jQuery
7 13 (46.43%) Modernizr
7 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) .NET Core
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) Node.js
9 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) MVC
2 16 (57.14%) Migration
2 16 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (53.57%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCTS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft