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 3 months to 30 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 80 84
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 14 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.92% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% 3.38% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Median daily rate £353 £300 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -0.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 414 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.26% 25.11% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 242 199
Median daily rate £363 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.93% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
Derbyshire -6 5 £350 +21.73% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £450 - 1
Lincolnshire -6 1 £353 +17.50% 2
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 4
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 40 (90.91%) C#
2 39 (88.64%) .NET
3 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 26 (59.09%) .NET Framework
6 26 (59.09%) MVC
7 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
8 22 (50.00%) Web Services
9 19 (43.18%) CSS
10 18 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (38.64%) HTML
12 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (31.82%) TDD
13 14 (31.82%) Finance
13 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (29.55%) jQuery
14 13 (29.55%) WCF
15 11 (25.00%) Scrum
16 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
16 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (22.73%) MSTest
17 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
17 9 (20.45%) Web Development
18 8 (18.18%) SQL
18 8 (18.18%) Blockchain
18 8 (18.18%) LINQ
18 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.73%) MSTest
3 4 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) gulp
5 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) NUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 20 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Angular Developer
5 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (6.82%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (6.82%) WPF Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
12 2 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 26 (59.09%) .NET Framework
4 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
5 22 (50.00%) Web Services
6 19 (43.18%) CSS
7 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (38.64%) HTML
8 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (29.55%) jQuery
9 13 (29.55%) WCF
10 8 (18.18%) LINQ
11 7 (15.91%) Angular 2
11 7 (15.91%) REST
12 6 (13.64%) WPF
13 5 (11.36%) Silverlight
14 4 (9.09%) Node.js
14 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
16 2 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
1 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) TDD
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.45%) Web Development
7 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) OWASP
10 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.09%) SDLC
11 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
12 2 (4.55%) B2B
12 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (4.55%) OOP
12 2 (4.55%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C#
2 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.55%) XAML
6 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) HNC
2 5 (11.36%) HND
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Telerik
2 1 (2.27%) Xamarin