Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 150 150
Rank change year-on-year -31 0 +16
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 32 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.92% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 3.46% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 36
East of England median daily rate £331 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +3.70% -1.82%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £263
90th Percentile £394 £480 £398
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -
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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1508 1300 1630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.22% 26.67% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 774 1024
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £18.15 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.55 £47.50
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in the East of England

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire -15 9 £338 -15.63% 9
Norfolk +2 7 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire -17 6 £350 - 6
Suffolk +8 5 £375 +25.00%
Bedfordshire -11 3 £350 +2.94% 2
Essex -17 3 £425 +21.43% 1
Entity Framework
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) .NET Framework
3 26 (81.25%) MVC
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
6 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
7 18 (56.25%) CSS
7 18 (56.25%) TDD
8 17 (53.13%) HTML
9 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (40.63%) jQuery
10 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
12 10 (31.25%) LINQ
12 10 (31.25%) SQL
12 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
13 9 (28.13%) OO
14 8 (25.00%) WCF
14 8 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (21.88%) REST
15 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
15 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (21.88%) SOLID
16 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 6 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (18.75%) Multithreading

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (15.63%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (3.13%) Route 53
5 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) IMAP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (9.38%) FxCop
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Moq
3 3 (9.38%) ReSharper
3 3 (9.38%) StyleCop
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (6.25%) NUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.38%) Interactive Media
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 13 (40.63%) C# Developer
4 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) iOS Android Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) .NET
1 31 (96.88%) .NET Framework
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 17 (53.13%) HTML
5 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (40.63%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) LINQ
7 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) REST
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) NHibernate
10 5 (15.63%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.38%) NHS
4 2 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) MVC
2 18 (56.25%) TDD
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) OO
5 8 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (21.88%) SOLID
7 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
7 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) OOP
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (12.50%) OOD
9 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
9 4 (12.50%) SOA
9 4 (12.50%) Wireframes
10 3 (9.38%) Code Coverage
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
10 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Delphi
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.38%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin