Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 416 371
Rank change year-on-year +44 -45 -10
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 273 205 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.46% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 1.34% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 163 198
London median daily rate £470 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £52.17
England median hourly rate £41.25 £31.25 £52.17
% change year-on-year +32.00% -40.10% +49.06%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17334 15311 15129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 34.35% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13241 11465 11260
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 71 95
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in London

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in London

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in London

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in London

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -1 43 £475 +12.29% 15
West London +3 25 £375 -9.09% 4
South London -24 13 £325 -5.11% 8
East London +2 10 £543 +20.56% 3
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 239 (87.55%) .NET
2 235 (86.08%) C#
3 220 (80.59%) .NET Framework
4 186 (68.13%) SQL Server
5 156 (57.14%) MVC
6 152 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
7 133 (48.72%) SQL
8 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
9 126 (46.15%) JavaScript
10 108 (39.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 101 (37.00%) AngularJS
12 100 (36.63%) TDD
13 96 (35.16%) Finance
14 85 (31.14%) WCF
15 81 (29.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 79 (28.94%) Microsoft
17 69 (25.27%) HTML
18 62 (22.71%) Web Services
19 61 (22.34%) CSS
20 59 (21.61%) Banking
20 59 (21.61%) SOLID
21 53 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
22 52 (19.05%) jQuery
23 51 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
24 48 (17.58%) Unit Testing
25 44 (16.12%) Team Foundation Server
26 43 (15.75%) WPF
27 42 (15.38%) Web Development
27 42 (15.38%) Scrum
28 40 (14.65%) Greenfield Project

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.13%) IIS
3 11 (4.03%) NServiceBus
4 8 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.20%) Confluence
7 5 (1.83%) CMS
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.47%) Endur
3 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.40%) npm
2 12 (4.40%) Yarn
3 8 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.93%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (2.56%) Office 365
5 5 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.10%) PaaS
6 3 (1.10%) SaaS
6 3 (1.10%) Serverless
7 1 (0.37%) Akamai
7 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.47%) PPP
2 3 (1.10%) Extranet
3 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) Intranet
3 2 (0.73%) Skype
3 2 (0.73%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (68.13%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.03%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (2.93%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.93%) Redis
8 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.73%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.73%) Power BI
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (16.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (12.45%) Visual Studio
3 33 (12.09%) TeamCity
4 31 (11.36%) NUnit
5 27 (9.89%) Subversion
6 25 (9.16%) MSTest
7 21 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 19 (6.96%) Jenkins
9 17 (6.23%) SpecFlow
10 15 (5.49%) JIRA
10 15 (5.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 12 (4.40%) FitNesse
11 12 (4.40%) Selenium
11 12 (4.40%) webpack
12 11 (4.03%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (4.03%) Mocha
12 11 (4.03%) Protractor
13 10 (3.66%) Moq
14 9 (3.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (2.56%) Jasmine
General
1 96 (35.16%) Finance
2 59 (21.61%) Banking
3 26 (9.52%) Front Office
4 16 (5.86%) Back Office
4 16 (5.86%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.93%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.93%) Games
6 7 (2.56%) Retail
7 6 (2.20%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.10%) Advertising
8 3 (1.10%) German Language
8 3 (1.10%) Marketing
9 2 (0.73%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) Legal
9 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 252 (92.31%) Developer
2 108 (39.56%) C# Developer
3 102 (37.36%) .NET Developer
4 46 (16.85%) SQL Developer
5 41 (15.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
7 28 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 23 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 20 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 19 (6.96%) UI Developer
12 17 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (6.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (6.23%) Software Developer
13 16 (5.86%) WPF Developer
14 15 (5.49%) Agile Developer
14 15 (5.49%) Azure Developer
14 15 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (5.13%) Agile C# Developer
15 14 (5.13%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (87.55%) .NET
2 220 (80.59%) .NET Framework
3 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
4 108 (39.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 101 (37.00%) AngularJS
6 85 (31.14%) WCF
7 81 (29.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 69 (25.27%) HTML
9 62 (22.71%) Web Services
10 61 (22.34%) CSS
11 52 (19.05%) jQuery
12 43 (15.75%) WPF
13 39 (14.29%) NHibernate
14 37 (13.55%) RESTful
15 35 (12.82%) REST
16 33 (12.09%) LINQ
17 31 (11.36%) HTML5
18 28 (10.26%) React
19 26 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 26 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.65%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (6.96%) Derivative
3 17 (6.23%) Fixed Income
4 15 (5.49%) Equities
5 14 (5.13%) Hedge funds
6 13 (4.76%) Fintech
7 9 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (2.93%) User Experience
9 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.20%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.47%) Tandem
12 3 (1.10%) W3C
12 3 (1.10%) Wiki
13 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.73%) iPad
14 1 (0.37%) Contactless
14 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.62%) Windows
2 10 (3.66%) Apple iOS
2 10 (3.66%) Unix
3 8 (2.93%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.47%) Android
5 2 (0.73%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (57.14%) MVC
2 152 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (36.63%) TDD
4 59 (21.61%) SOLID
5 51 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (17.58%) Unit Testing
7 42 (15.38%) Scrum
7 42 (15.38%) Web Development
8 40 (14.65%) BDD
9 34 (12.45%) Dependency Injection
9 34 (12.45%) Test Automation
10 31 (11.36%) Asset Management
11 30 (10.99%) OO
12 29 (10.62%) CRM
13 24 (8.79%) MVVM
14 20 (7.33%) Analytics
14 20 (7.33%) OOP
15 19 (6.96%) SOA
16 17 (6.23%) Workflow
17 14 (5.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 235 (86.08%) C#
2 133 (48.72%) SQL
3 126 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 37 (13.55%) T-SQL
5 34 (12.45%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.76%) TypeScript
6 13 (4.76%) VBA
7 12 (4.40%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.03%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.93%) C
9 8 (2.93%) C++
10 7 (2.56%) Java
11 5 (1.83%) PHP
11 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.10%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.10%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.10%) Python
12 3 (1.10%) Ruby
12 3 (1.10%) XAML
13 2 (0.73%) ES6
Qualifications
1 11 (4.03%) Degree
2 4 (1.47%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.13%) MiFID
2 4 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) IFRS
3 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.76%) Control-M
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (28.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (1.47%) OpenLink
4 3 (1.10%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.73%) Blue Prism
5 2 (0.73%) IBM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP
6 1 (0.37%) Capita
6 1 (0.37%) Gigya
6 1 (0.37%) Informatica
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.37%) TIBCO