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 3 months to 26 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 63 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.48% 0.48% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 2.01% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £350 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £317 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +71.87% -  

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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 199 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 26.97% 23.69% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 157 230
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.74% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 26 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) React
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum

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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) MSI
3 1 (11.11%) NuGet
3 1 (11.11%) WiX
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
5 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (22.22%) React
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) Full Text Search
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) DevExpress