Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 67 83
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 14 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.61% 1.55% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 6.14% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Essex median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +25.00%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £347
90th Percentile £415 £388 £475
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 398 228 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 45.91% 25.19% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 122 197
Essex median daily rate £488 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -12.50% +10.73%
10th Percentile £276 £221 £225
90th Percentile £598 £488 £543
East of England median daily rate £422 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.50% +6.67% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 30
Essex median hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% -11.84% +17.37%
10th Percentile £30.20 £30.30 £31.91
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.74 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.05 £36.25
% change year-on-year +21.03% -8.83% +1.26%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Essex

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Essex

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Colchester - 4 £425 -
Entity Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) SOLID
5 9 (64.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (14.29%) User Stories
8 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
8 2 (14.29%) WCF
9 1 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.14%) Ajax
9 1 (7.14%) JSON
9 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (7.14%) Node.js
9 1 (7.14%) REST

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) Handlebars
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) Mustache
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) SOLID
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft