Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 16 July 2019 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 East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 29 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +23
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 24 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.58% 4.49% 9.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.91% 17.65% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 46
Kent median daily rate £393 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +18.52% -
10th Percentile £381 £341 £313
90th Percentile £453 £451 £350
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 161 119 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 30.73% 25.43% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 78 139
Kent median daily rate £450 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +16.79% -2.14%
10th Percentile £325 £281 £258
90th Percentile £630 £475 £438
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £41.61 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Kent

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Kent

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Maidstone -1 6 £388 -3.13% 3
Tunbridge Wells -5 3 £438 +34.62% 5
West Malling -8 1 £388 -11.43% 3
Margate - 1 - -
Dover - 1 £393 - 1
Entity Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 18 (75.00%) Web Services
5 17 (70.83%) TDD
6 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (50.00%) .NET Core
8 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (41.67%) RESTful
10 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (29.17%) NUnit
11 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
11 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
12 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (25.00%) Scrum
12 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
12 6 (25.00%) SOLID
12 6 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (20.83%) Spring
13 5 (20.83%) Data Management
13 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
13 5 (20.83%) HTML
13 5 (20.83%) Spring Security
13 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
13 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
13 5 (20.83%) Node.js

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) NUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Moq
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (91.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Angular Developer
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Database Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Azure Developer
9 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 18 (75.00%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (41.67%) RESTful
5 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Node.js
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
6 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
6 5 (20.83%) Spring Security
7 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) LINQ
7 4 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 4 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 6 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
2 6 (25.00%) SOLID
3 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) API Development
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (4.17%) API Design
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Economics
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft