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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 110 136
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 23 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.99% 0.90% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 3.43% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 6
Median daily rate £363 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +87.50% -  

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 731 671 834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.51% 26.28% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 428 503
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 29
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -21.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

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 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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 +4 10 £300 -36.84% 8
Essex -18 7 £400 +14.28% 3
Suffolk +13 3 £450 +41.17% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £350 -6.66% 4
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
1 47 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 43 (91.49%) C#
3 41 (87.23%) MVC
4 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
5 32 (68.09%) SQL Server
6 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
7 26 (55.32%) AngularJS
8 24 (51.06%) TDD
9 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (40.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (38.30%) HTML
12 17 (36.17%) SQL
13 16 (34.04%) CSS
14 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
14 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (31.91%) jQuery
14 15 (31.91%) SOLID
15 13 (27.66%) WCF
16 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
16 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
16 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (21.28%) Performance Optimisation
18 9 (19.15%) Web Services
18 9 (19.15%) LINQ
19 8 (17.02%) XML
19 8 (17.02%) CMS
19 8 (17.02%) Scrum

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 8 (17.02%) CMS
2 7 (14.89%) IIS
3 4 (8.51%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.26%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) PaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Route 53
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) IMAP
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (68.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.26%) Bower
5 2 (4.26%) FxCop
5 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Moq
5 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.26%) StyleCop
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) JBehave
6 1 (2.13%) Protractor
6 1 (2.13%) Spock
General
1 3 (6.38%) Interactive Media
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 32 (68.09%) .NET Developer
3 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (29.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Developer
7 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.13%) C# WCF Developer
11 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 1 (2.13%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
1 47 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
3 26 (55.32%) AngularJS
4 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (38.30%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) CSS
7 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (31.91%) jQuery
8 13 (27.66%) WCF
9 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (19.15%) LINQ
10 9 (19.15%) Web Services
11 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (17.02%) XML
12 6 (12.77%) Ajax
12 6 (12.77%) HTML5
12 6 (12.77%) REST
13 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (10.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) MVC
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
3 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) SOLID
5 10 (21.28%) Performance Optimisation
6 8 (17.02%) Scrum
7 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.77%) OO
9 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.51%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.51%) Web Development
11 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (6.38%) OOP
11 3 (6.38%) SDLC
12 2 (4.26%) Code Coverage
12 2 (4.26%) OOD
12 2 (4.26%) Security Management
12 2 (4.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) C#
2 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.17%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.13%) Mapbox