Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 214 221
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 +21
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 40 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 1.12% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 44
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.45% +7.81%
10th Percentile £431 £323 £314
90th Percentile £555 £511 £538
Central London median daily rate £475 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +12.29% +5.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2696 2403 2806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.76% 35.88% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2265 2031 2316
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £464
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.43% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 14
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £35.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.31% -9.68% +29.17%
10th Percentile £20.28 £19.00 £12.40
90th Percentile £33.75 £56.31 £66.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.57% -9.68% +29.17%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the City of London

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the City of London

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 37 (92.50%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) MVC
3 31 (77.50%) .NET
3 31 (77.50%) .NET Framework
4 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (57.50%) TDD
6 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 15 (37.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) Finance
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (30.00%) CSS
11 11 (27.50%) WPF
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (27.50%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 10 (25.00%) Analytics
12 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
13 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
14 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (20.00%) MVVM
14 8 (20.00%) Physics
14 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (20.00%) Capital Modelling
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (17.50%) REST
15 7 (17.50%) Microservices

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
1 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.50%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Moq
4 3 (7.50%) NUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.00%) Bower
5 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.00%) Grunt
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) MSTest
5 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (47.50%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# Pricing Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Pricing Developer
4 8 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 8 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
1 31 (77.50%) .NET Framework
2 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (27.50%) WPF
6 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) NHibernate
7 7 (17.50%) REST
7 7 (17.50%) WCF
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) WinForms
9 5 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) LINQ
10 4 (10.00%) React
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) MVC
2 23 (57.50%) TDD
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Analytics
4 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (20.00%) Capital Modelling
5 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (20.00%) MVVM
5 8 (20.00%) Physics
6 7 (17.50%) Microservices
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) BDD
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.00%) SOLID
9 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.50%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (7.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.00%) Ada
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) ES6
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.50%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Informatica
2 1 (2.50%) Xamarin