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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 28 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 1.52% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
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 £42.50 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Entity Framework
East of England

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
91 66 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.16% 22.15% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 77
Median daily rate £390 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blockchain
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript