The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 70 84
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.098% 0.42% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 1.57% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Median daily rate £370 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -11.11%  
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 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +87.50% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 322 254 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.54% 26.60% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 133 182
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.66% -6.25%  
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Buckinghamshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +5 1 £370 +48.00%
Entity Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) German Language
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Automotive
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) Fluent NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) German Language
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) Fluent NHibernate
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) API Design
4 3 (50.00%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian