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 3 months to 25 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 49 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.62% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 2.56% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £328 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% -  
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 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +71.87% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 69 117 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.43% 24.74% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 68 92
Median daily rate £350 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 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
Cheltenham - 1 £325 - 2
Cirencester - 1 £330 -
Entity Framework
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) StructureMap
4 2 (40.00%) AutoMapper
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) AutoMapper
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) StructureMap
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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