The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 29 March 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 60 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -55.38% +47.30%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 155 202 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.70% 31.96% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 122 109
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £33.60 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.89% +0.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Cambridgeshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Cambridgeshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Cambridge +9 1 - - 2
Entity Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) WinForms
6 1 (16.67%) Siemens
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) PhD
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) JPA
6 1 (16.67%) JBehave
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (16.67%) BDD

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) JBehave
1 1 (16.67%) Spock
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens