The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.20% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-72.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.40% 25.00% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 51
Median daily rate £375 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (62.50%) Blockchain
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (25.00%) Bower
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) Umbraco

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bower
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blockchain
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft