The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
London / City of London
Rank 130 129 143
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 25 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 2.40% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 41
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-74.70% +36.65%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1040 1002 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.24% 31.39% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 851 1252
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the City of London region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
3 35 (89.74%) .NET
3 35 (89.74%) .NET Framework
4 33 (84.62%) SQL
5 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (56.41%) TDD
7 20 (51.28%) WCF
8 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
8 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
9 17 (43.59%) MVC
9 17 (43.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
11 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
12 14 (35.90%) WPF
12 14 (35.90%) HTML
13 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (30.77%) Scrum
15 11 (28.21%) LINQ
15 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (25.64%) HTML5
16 10 (25.64%) CSS
16 10 (25.64%) Windows
17 9 (23.08%) SOA
17 9 (23.08%) RESTful
18 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
18 8 (20.51%) MVVM
18 8 (20.51%) MSTest
18 8 (20.51%) BDD

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MSTest
1 8 (20.51%) NUnit
1 8 (20.51%) SpecFlow
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) C# Developer
3 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Developer
6 7 (17.95%) WPF Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (12.82%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Developer in Test
8 4 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) .NET
1 35 (89.74%) .NET Framework
2 20 (51.28%) WCF
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) WPF
5 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (28.21%) LINQ
7 10 (25.64%) CSS
7 10 (25.64%) HTML5
8 9 (23.08%) RESTful
9 8 (20.51%) Task Parallel Library
10 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 6 (15.38%) REST
11 5 (12.82%) CSS3
11 5 (12.82%) jQuery
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
12 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (10.26%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) MVC
4 12 (30.77%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) SOA
6 8 (20.51%) BDD
6 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
6 8 (20.51%) MVVM
6 8 (20.51%) OO
6 8 (20.51%) OOP
7 6 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
8 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Testing
9 4 (10.26%) ATDD
9 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.26%) SOLID
10 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 33 (84.62%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CFA
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Infragistics
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Charles River
4 1 (2.56%) LexisNexis
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