The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.93% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
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
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 108 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.85% 37.24% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 92 98
Median daily rate £472 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.05% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
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 Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP