The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 43 56
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.95% 2.28% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 8.44% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
Median daily rate £370 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +5.38%  
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 £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 167 154 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 32.55% 27.07% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 87 119
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.61 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Glasgow

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Glasgow

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) C#
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
6 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
7 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
8 10 (55.56%) Web Development
9 9 (50.00%) TypeScript
9 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
10 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (33.33%) TDD
12 6 (33.33%) PaaS
13 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (27.78%) HTML
13 5 (27.78%) CSS
14 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (16.67%) HTML5
14 3 (16.67%) Moq
14 3 (16.67%) CSS3
14 3 (16.67%) Kendo UI
14 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
14 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (16.67%) jQuery

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Moq
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 9 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (38.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (22.22%) Angular Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Automation Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Azure Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
10 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Kendo UI
6 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (16.67%) WCF
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Web Development
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) MCAD
1 3 (16.67%) MCSD
1 3 (16.67%) MCTS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter