The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 116 133 126
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 16 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.61% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 2.29% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Median daily rate £325 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £35.00
Entity Framework
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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
678 828 874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.46% 26.51% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 540 548
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +15 5 £500 +53.84% 7
Suffolk - 5 £325 -
Essex +4 3 £350 - 3
Norfolk - 2 £325 - 3
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - - 3
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 28 (82.35%) MVC
4 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
5 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
7 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (41.18%) TDD
10 13 (38.24%) HTML
10 13 (38.24%) CSS
11 12 (35.29%) SQL
12 10 (29.41%) Web Development
12 10 (29.41%) jQuery
13 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (23.53%) LINQ
14 8 (23.53%) HTML5
14 8 (23.53%) CSS3
14 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (17.65%) WCF
15 6 (17.65%) Ajax
15 6 (17.65%) NUnit
15 6 (17.65%) Retail
16 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
16 5 (14.71%) MSMQ

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (11.76%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) NUnit
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 29 (85.29%) .NET Developer
3 21 (61.76%) C# Developer
4 19 (55.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (41.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
9 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) jQuery
6 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (23.53%) CSS3
6 8 (23.53%) HTML5
6 8 (23.53%) LINQ
7 6 (17.65%) Ajax
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
8 5 (14.71%) Lambda Expressions
8 5 (14.71%) MSMQ
8 5 (14.71%) RESTful
9 4 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.88%) RIA
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) B2B
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) MVVM
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) API Development
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Logistics
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (5.88%) SOLID
9 1 (2.94%) Change Control
9 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.94%) Telerik