Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 154 151
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 13 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.71% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 29
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -13.16% +18.75%
10th Percentile £346 £380 £281
90th Percentile £440 £444 £650
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 911 875 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.27% 20.71% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 520 614
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £543 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Berkshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Berkshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Slough - 6 £400 - 4
Reading +5 1 £425 +3.03% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 1
Entity Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) QA
7 6 (46.15%) jQuery
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) HTML5
8 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
8 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (30.77%) Microservices
9 4 (30.77%) Logistics
9 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 4 (30.77%) Scrum
9 4 (30.77%) OOD
9 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) REST

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (30.77%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) MS Access
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 4 (30.77%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) AutoMapper
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Logistics
4 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft