Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 16 December 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - +60 +22
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 18 0 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.83% - 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% - 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 43
South Wales median daily rate £373 - £450
10th Percentile £184 - £305
90th Percentile £394 - £530
Wales median daily rate £375 £320 £450
% change year-on-year +17.19% -28.89% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £66.00
10th Percentile £21.87 - £63.00
90th Percentile £24.42 - £69.00
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £66.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 254 292 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.89% 26.45% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 213 372
South Wales median daily rate £396 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.76% +19.72% +5.19%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £250
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -32.63%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £60.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £20.30 £25.25
% change year-on-year +13.98% -19.59% +12.22%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in South Wales

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in South Wales

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in South Wales

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 17 £374 -
Newport - 1 £365 - 1
Entity Framework
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) OOP
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) LINQ
4 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (83.33%) NUnit
4 15 (83.33%) MSTest
4 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
4 15 (83.33%) SQL
5 14 (77.78%) RDBMS
5 14 (77.78%) Relational Database
5 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
5 14 (77.78%) Coaching
6 12 (66.67%) jQuery
7 10 (55.56%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) NHS
9 3 (16.67%) C#
10 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) OO
11 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (5.56%) Back Office
11 1 (5.56%) HP
11 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 14 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MSTest
1 15 (83.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Azure Developer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
7 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
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (88.89%) LINQ
4 12 (66.67%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) OOP
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Coaching
4 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP