Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 12 December 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 101 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -9
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 29 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 0.92% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 3.26% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 12
Bristol median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £360 £303 £310
90th Percentile £450 £528 £432
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +5.33% +13.64% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £41.85 - £23.53

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 698 552 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.08% 28.13% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 377 357
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £273
90th Percentile £551 £513 £530
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.50 £47.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.16% +24.18% -25.37%
10th Percentile £33.00 £22.90 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.75 £56.13 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -11.76%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Bristol

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Bristol

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 28 (96.55%) C#
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
1 28 (96.55%) .NET Framework
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (79.31%) MVC
4 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
5 20 (68.97%) CSS
5 20 (68.97%) HTML
5 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
7 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
8 17 (58.62%) XML
8 17 (58.62%) Scrum
8 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
9 16 (55.17%) Web Development
9 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
10 15 (51.72%) JSON
10 15 (51.72%) HTTP
10 15 (51.72%) SQL
10 15 (51.72%) Code First Entity Framework
11 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET Core
11 14 (48.28%) Strategic Thinking
11 14 (48.28%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (48.28%) DevOps
11 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (48.28%) Oracle
11 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
11 14 (48.28%) XMLUnit
12 13 (44.83%) Dependency Injection

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (13.79%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) npm
1 12 (41.38%) NuGet
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) XMLUnit
3 12 (41.38%) Moq
3 12 (41.38%) Selenium
3 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
3 12 (41.38%) xUnit.net
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.45%) Grunt
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) PostCSS
6 1 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Lead Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (3.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
1 28 (96.55%) .NET Framework
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
4 20 (68.97%) CSS
4 20 (68.97%) HTML
5 17 (58.62%) XML
6 15 (51.72%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (51.72%) JSON
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET Core
8 13 (44.83%) Node.js
9 12 (41.38%) Autofac
9 12 (41.38%) D3.js
9 12 (41.38%) Redux
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
11 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
13 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (48.28%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
4 16 (55.17%) Web Development
5 14 (48.28%) DevOps
5 14 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (48.28%) Strategic Thinking
5 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
6 13 (44.83%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (27.59%) Microservices
8 2 (6.90%) RAD
8 2 (6.90%) Server Building
9 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) OO
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore