Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 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
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 34 63
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 2.94% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 15.73% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.71% -16.67%
East of England median daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -3.13% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 39 89 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.74% 18.66% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 75 81
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -6.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £325
90th Percentile £480 £598 £595
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.25 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.84% +3.53% +13.33%

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