The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 9 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.65% 0.82% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 3.30% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 10
Median daily rate £375 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £353
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 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +87.50% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 419 454 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.43% 24.77% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 316 225
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.03% -5.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Manchester

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in Manchester

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Manchester

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bury - 1 - -
Entity Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (60.87%) HTML
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (43.48%) CSS
9 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
10 8 (34.78%) jQuery
11 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) Web Development
12 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (21.74%) Scrum
14 4 (17.39%) XML
14 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (13.04%) RESTful
15 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
15 3 (13.04%) CMS
15 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (13.04%) HTML5
16 2 (8.70%) TDD
16 2 (8.70%) Content Management
16 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.35%) NServiceBus
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) jspm
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) NuGet
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
4 10 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (17.39%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 3 (13.04%) RESTful
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.70%) LINQ
9 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.35%) Aurelia
10 1 (4.35%) Lambda Expressions
10 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Asynchronous Programming
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) E-Procurement
6 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
Manchester
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