Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 211 210
Rank change year-on-year +85 -1 -21
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 10 30 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.26% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 46
Median daily rate £581 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +2.63% -7.32%
10th Percentile £468 £414 £363
90th Percentile £703 £590 £598
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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 754 2,382 2,745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.38% 36.66% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 1,927 2,233
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £375 £413 £371
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Median hourly rate £36.25 £46.85 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +112.94% -10.15%
10th Percentile £31.83 £23.28 £21.00
90th Percentile £57.88 £60.33 £60.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £49.13 £22.00
% change year-on-year -28.76% +123.32% -9.69%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Entity Framework in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the City of London

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Entity Framework in the City of London over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in the City of London

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Entity Framework in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) Azure
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (30.00%) R
7 3 (30.00%) PaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (30.00%) Databricks
7 3 (30.00%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (30.00%) Parquet
7 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) Terraform
7 3 (30.00%) Redis
7 3 (30.00%) SignalR

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (10.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Parquet
2 3 (30.00%) Redis
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (30.00%) SignalR
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (20.00%) Fintech
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) Project Roadmap
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Databricks
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nintex