The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 49 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 9 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 0.38% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 1.20% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Median daily rate £350 £393 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -12.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 167 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.43% 31.45% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 79 87
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £264 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Median hourly rate £30.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.87% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.83 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Hockley - 2 - -
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £375 -
Entity Framework
East of England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (53.33%) CSS
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (46.67%) HTML
7 7 (46.67%) HTML5
7 7 (46.67%) jQuery
7 7 (46.67%) CSS3
8 6 (40.00%) LINQ
8 6 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (40.00%) NUnit
8 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (33.33%) Ajax
9 5 (33.33%) Selenium
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
10 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (26.67%) WCF
10 4 (26.67%) Finance
11 3 (20.00%) Web Development
12 2 (13.33%) RESTful
12 2 (13.33%) API Development

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) NUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
2 13 (86.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (46.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
6 7 (46.67%) CSS3
6 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) LINQ
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
9 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (26.67%) WCF
10 2 (13.33%) RESTful
11 1 (6.67%) Sass
11 1 (6.67%) WPF
11 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) API Development
5 2 (13.33%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) DevExpress
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft