The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Entity Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 28
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - 1.44% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.26% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £344 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.15%  
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 £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +47.30%  

Entity Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 46 39 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 17.97% 14.08% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Basingstoke

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Basingstoke