The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 114 106
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 16 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.62% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 2.78% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 20
Median daily rate £370 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.36% +12.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £324 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £420
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 519 575 595
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.61% 22.18% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 335 357
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 11
Median hourly rate £52.17 £18.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.24% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Scotland

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Scotland

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 9 £370 +8.02% 3
Edinburgh +21 4 £375 -31.81% 6
Fife - 2 £320 -
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 33 (86.84%) C#
3 30 (78.95%) MVC
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
8 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) TDD
10 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
10 12 (31.58%) HTML
11 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
11 11 (28.95%) CSS
11 11 (28.95%) Web Development
12 9 (23.68%) OO
12 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (23.68%) TypeScript
12 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (21.05%) Web Services
13 8 (21.05%) SQL
14 7 (18.42%) WCF
14 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
15 6 (15.79%) PaaS
16 5 (13.16%) Change Control
16 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.26%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) MS Access
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (13.16%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.89%) Moq
4 3 (7.89%) NUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Developer
3 15 (39.47%) C# Developer
4 14 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (23.68%) Web Developer
7 8 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
9 6 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
11 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
12 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (7.89%) Database Developer
12 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
13 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 2 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) WCF
10 5 (13.16%) WinForms
11 4 (10.53%) jQuery
11 4 (10.53%) RESTful
11 4 (10.53%) WPF
12 3 (7.89%) CSS3
12 3 (7.89%) HTML5
12 3 (7.89%) Kendo UI
12 3 (7.89%) Unity DI Container
13 2 (5.26%) React
14 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) MVC
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 11 (28.95%) Web Development
5 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
5 9 (23.68%) OO
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Change Control
7 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Secure Coding
7 5 (13.16%) System Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Content Management
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Data Entry
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C#
2 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) TypeScript
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
1 3 (7.89%) MCAD
1 3 (7.89%) MCSD
1 3 (7.89%) MCTS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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