Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 24 November 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 52 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +10
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.44% 0.94% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 4.14% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +0.74% -12.34%
East of England median daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -

Entity Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 157 145 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 22.79% 22.76% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 105 83
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -1.27%
10th Percentile £323 £248 £283
90th Percentile £575 £538 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.86% -
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Bedfordshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Bedfordshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £350 - 2
Entity Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google