Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 111 112
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +17
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 35 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 4.13% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 21
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -1.52% -
10th Percentile £270 £262 £213
90th Percentile £413 £388 £413
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £31.25 £52.17
% change year-on-year +32.00% -40.10% +49.06%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 915 919 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.44% 27.85% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 549 507
East Midlands median daily rate £389 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £487
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the East Midlands

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the East Midlands

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in the East Midlands

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -1 17 £300 -20.00% 10
Northamptonshire +9 9 £335 +3.08% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 4 £325 - 5
Derbyshire -10 3 £368 +33.64% 2
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 34 (97.14%) .NET
1 34 (97.14%) MVC
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
3 28 (80.00%) C#
4 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
5 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
6 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (42.86%) CSS
9 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
11 11 (31.43%) TDD
12 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
14 7 (20.00%) jQuery
14 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
14 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 7 (20.00%) LDAP
14 7 (20.00%) SCOrch
14 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (20.00%) MSTest
14 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
14 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (20.00%) Runbook
15 6 (17.14%) Proactive Management
15 6 (17.14%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (17.14%) Node.js

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) NServiceBus
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) MSTest
3 6 (17.14%) NUnit
3 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.71%) git-flow
5 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
5 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Moq
6 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
8 6 (17.14%) Ajax
8 6 (17.14%) Node.js
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) WCF
9 5 (14.29%) React
9 5 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.57%) MSMQ
10 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.57%) Web Services
11 2 (5.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (20.00%) Runbook
4 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (17.14%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (17.14%) Proactive Management
6 3 (8.57%) SOA
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.71%) MVVM
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Asynchronous Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.86%) Service Design
8 1 (2.86%) SOLID
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.86%) Xamarin