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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
England / London
Rank 291 335 266
Rank change year-on-year +44 -69  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 115 101 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.46% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 1.43% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 78 123
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £51.25 - £21.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +47.30%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6698 7045 6400
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.80% 31.82% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 5272 4632
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 27
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London +22 33 £513 +32.25% 11
Twickenham - 3 £345 - 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £110 -
West End of London - 1 £425 - 6
Entity Framework
England

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 188 (90.38%) .NET
2 185 (88.94%) .NET Framework
3 181 (87.02%) C#
4 131 (62.98%) MVC
5 127 (61.06%) SQL Server
6 114 (54.81%) JavaScript
7 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (50.00%) SQL
9 95 (45.67%) ASP.NET
10 84 (40.38%) TDD
11 72 (34.62%) Microsoft
12 69 (33.17%) AngularJS
13 66 (31.73%) HTML
14 63 (30.29%) WCF
14 63 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (29.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 60 (28.85%) Scrum
17 49 (23.56%) CSS
17 49 (23.56%) jQuery
18 43 (20.67%) Web Services
19 38 (18.27%) REST
20 37 (17.79%) NUnit
20 37 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
21 36 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
22 35 (16.83%) Team Foundation Server
22 35 (16.83%) SOLID
23 34 (16.35%) SQL Server 2012
23 34 (16.35%) HTML5
23 34 (16.35%) WPF
23 34 (16.35%) Windows

Entity Framework
Top Related 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 13 (6.25%) IIS
2 12 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.40%) CMS
5 4 (1.92%) Confluence
5 4 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.44%) MS Project Server
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.48%) GitHub
3 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.48%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Route 53
3 1 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) HTTP
1 4 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (61.06%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.73%) NoSQL
6 13 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.40%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.92%) Redis
12 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.96%) MS Access
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.48%) MySQL
14 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (17.79%) NUnit
2 35 (16.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (10.58%) MSTest
4 20 (9.62%) TeamCity
5 19 (9.13%) Visual Studio
6 17 (8.17%) Git (software)
7 12 (5.77%) JIRA
7 12 (5.77%) SpecFlow
8 9 (4.33%) Selenium
8 9 (4.33%) Subversion
9 8 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.88%) Moq
12 5 (2.40%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.92%) Grunt
14 3 (1.44%) gulp
14 3 (1.44%) Karma Test Runner
14 3 (1.44%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.96%) CruiseControl
15 2 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (10.58%) Finance
2 11 (5.29%) Front Office
3 9 (4.33%) Banking
4 8 (3.85%) Marketing
4 8 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.96%) Local Government
6 2 (0.96%) Publishing
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 183 (87.98%) Developer
2 116 (55.77%) .NET Developer
3 97 (46.63%) C# Developer
4 53 (25.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (17.79%) Senior Developer
6 32 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 26 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (10.10%) WPF Developer
10 19 (9.13%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (8.65%) Agile Developer
11 18 (8.65%) C# WPF Developer
12 17 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
14 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (6.73%) Agile C# Developer
15 14 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
16 13 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
17 12 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 12 (5.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (90.38%) .NET
2 185 (88.94%) .NET Framework
3 95 (45.67%) ASP.NET
4 69 (33.17%) AngularJS
5 66 (31.73%) HTML
6 63 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 63 (30.29%) WCF
7 62 (29.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 49 (23.56%) CSS
8 49 (23.56%) jQuery
9 43 (20.67%) Web Services
10 38 (18.27%) REST
11 34 (16.35%) HTML5
11 34 (16.35%) WPF
12 33 (15.87%) NHibernate
13 32 (15.38%) Dapper ORM
14 25 (12.02%) CSS3
14 25 (12.02%) RESTful
15 18 (8.65%) React
15 18 (8.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Fixed Income
2 14 (6.73%) User Experience
3 8 (3.85%) Equities
4 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) SWIFT
6 5 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.92%) W3C
8 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.48%) BBC
10 1 (0.48%) Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.48%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Fintech
10 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.48%) NHS
10 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.40%) Windows Phone
3 4 (1.92%) Android
3 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.92%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (62.98%) MVC
2 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (40.38%) TDD
4 60 (28.85%) Scrum
5 37 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (16.83%) SOLID
7 33 (15.87%) Web Development
8 31 (14.90%) OO
8 31 (14.90%) Unit Testing
9 30 (14.42%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (14.42%) SOA
10 28 (13.46%) SDLC
11 24 (11.54%) Multithreading
12 23 (11.06%) MVVM
13 20 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (9.13%) BDD
15 18 (8.65%) E-Commerce
15 18 (8.65%) Refactoring
15 18 (8.65%) Software Engineering
15 18 (8.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 181 (87.02%) C#
2 114 (54.81%) JavaScript
3 104 (50.00%) SQL
4 34 (16.35%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.54%) TypeScript
6 10 (4.81%) ES6
7 8 (3.85%) VBA
8 7 (3.37%) VB
9 6 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.44%) PHP
10 3 (1.44%) Scala
11 2 (0.96%) Java
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.96%) Ruby
11 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.48%) C
12 1 (0.48%) F#
12 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (4.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) CFA
3 2 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) MCAD
3 2 (0.96%) MCSD
3 2 (0.96%) MCTS
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 72 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.94%) Oracle
3 7 (3.37%) Rackspace
3 7 (3.37%) RedGate
4 4 (1.92%) Telerik
5 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.44%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.96%) Charles River
6 2 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.48%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
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