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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
England / East of England
Rank 102 107 125
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 24 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.10% 0.66% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 2.58% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £312 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +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 of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 635 619 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.24% 25.35% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 373 428
Median daily rate £375 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 24
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +6 8 £325 -5.79% 9
Essex -10 8 £350 -3.44% 4
Suffolk -1 3 £369 +18.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £425 - 2
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £350 - 2
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (92.98%) C#
3 52 (91.23%) .NET Framework
4 49 (85.96%) ASP.NET
5 47 (82.46%) MVC
6 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
7 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
8 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
10 28 (49.12%) TDD
11 27 (47.37%) CSS
12 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (42.11%) jQuery
14 23 (40.35%) LINQ
14 23 (40.35%) HTML
14 23 (40.35%) SQL
15 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (33.33%) Scrum
17 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (22.81%) SOLID
18 13 (22.81%) IIS
19 12 (21.05%) Web Services
19 12 (21.05%) OO
19 12 (21.05%) WCF
20 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
20 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
20 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 10 (17.54%) XML
21 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection

Entity Framework
Top Related 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 13 (22.81%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Blockchain
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) HBase
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) Riak
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.77%) FxCop
4 5 (8.77%) ReSharper
4 5 (8.77%) StyleCop
5 4 (7.02%) JIRA
5 4 (7.02%) Moq
6 2 (3.51%) Bower
6 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) JBehave
7 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.75%) Protractor
7 1 (1.75%) Selenium
7 1 (1.75%) Spock
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 47 (82.46%) .NET Developer
3 23 (40.35%) C# Developer
4 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (28.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Angular Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Agile Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Developer
12 3 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
12 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
12 3 (5.26%) WCF Developer
13 2 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
13 2 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (91.23%) .NET Framework
3 49 (85.96%) ASP.NET
4 31 (54.39%) AngularJS
5 27 (47.37%) CSS
6 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (42.11%) jQuery
8 23 (40.35%) HTML
8 23 (40.35%) LINQ
9 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (21.05%) WCF
10 12 (21.05%) Web Services
11 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (17.54%) XML
13 9 (15.79%) NHibernate
14 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (14.04%) SOAP
14 8 (14.04%) XSLT
15 7 (12.28%) JSON
15 7 (12.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Contactless
2 4 (7.02%) EMV
3 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.51%) SCADA
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.75%) RIA
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) MVC
2 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (49.12%) TDD
4 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) SOLID
6 12 (21.05%) OO
7 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.53%) BDD
9 6 (10.53%) OOP
9 6 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (8.77%) Code Coverage
10 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.77%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.77%) Web Development
11 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (5.26%) DevOps
12 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C#
2 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.53%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.26%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Siemens
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago