Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 63 75
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.61% 1.95% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 8.07% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 7
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £325
South West median daily rate £363 £328 £328
% change year-on-year +10.69% - +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £54.90
South West median hourly rate - £23.53 £56.53
% change year-on-year - -58.38% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 130 223 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.85% 24.21% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 151 200
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £270 £308 £256
90th Percentile £563 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +4.71%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £44.80 £55.88
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Gloucestershire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Gloucestershire

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Gloucestershire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cheltenham +4 3 - - 1
Entity Framework
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA