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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 153 131 175
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +44
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 14 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 2.70% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 30
Median daily rate £435 £498 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.56% +27.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £343 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
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
London

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
1190 1111 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.39% 32.23% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 935 1364
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 £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.26%
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 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 City of London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) .NET Framework
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
4 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (64.52%) SQL
6 17 (54.84%) TDD
7 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
8 15 (48.39%) WCF
9 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
9 14 (45.16%) MVC
10 12 (38.71%) Scrum
10 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
11 10 (32.26%) RESTful
11 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (32.26%) BDD
11 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (29.03%) Windows
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
13 8 (25.81%) NUnit
13 8 (25.81%) SOA
13 8 (25.81%) HTML
13 8 (25.81%) MSTest
13 8 (25.81%) WPF
14 7 (22.58%) LINQ
14 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
14 7 (22.58%) OOP
15 6 (19.35%) CSS
15 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (19.35%) HTML5

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 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.45%) MOLAP
8 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MSTest
1 8 (25.81%) NUnit
2 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
3 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.13%) Selenium
4 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) Protractor
6 1 (3.23%) QUnit
6 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 13 (41.94%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Developer in Test
6 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior WPF Developer
9 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) .NET Framework
3 15 (48.39%) WCF
4 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
5 10 (32.26%) RESTful
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) WPF
7 7 (22.58%) LINQ
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 4 (12.90%) Task Parallel Library
11 3 (9.68%) CSS3
11 3 (9.68%) Dapper ORM
11 3 (9.68%) jQuery
12 2 (6.45%) JSON
12 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
12 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
5 10 (32.26%) BDD
6 8 (25.81%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) OOP
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Testing
8 5 (16.13%) ATDD
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.90%) OO
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.68%) DSDM
10 3 (9.68%) RUP
10 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Infragistics
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle