Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 112 129
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 -39
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 24 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 1.41% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 4.58% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 17
Manchester median daily rate £331 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +7.69% +3.17%
10th Percentile £282 £300 £306
90th Percentile £395 £394 £418
North West median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £41.88 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -1.47% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1088 1091 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.86% 30.73% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 780 557
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £271
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 28
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.93
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Wigan 0 1 £313 +4.17% 2
Bolton - 1 £300 - 3
Bury - 1 - -
Entity Framework
North West

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

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 23 (95.83%) MVC
3 22 (91.67%) C#
4 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
6 18 (75.00%) HTML
6 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (75.00%) CSS
7 16 (66.67%) SQL
8 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
9 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
10 11 (45.83%) jQuery
10 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (37.50%) HTML5
13 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (33.33%) TDD
13 8 (33.33%) Scrum
14 7 (29.17%) CSS3
15 6 (25.00%) SignalR
15 6 (25.00%) WPF
15 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (20.83%) WCF
16 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 4 (16.67%) NServiceBus
17 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
17 4 (16.67%) WinForms

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 4 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) gulp
3 1 (4.17%) jspm
3 1 (4.17%) MSTest
3 1 (4.17%) NuGet
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Angular Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (16.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
11 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
11 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
11 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
4 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (45.83%) jQuery
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (37.50%) HTML5
9 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (29.17%) CSS3
11 6 (25.00%) SignalR
11 6 (25.00%) WPF
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (20.83%) WCF
13 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
13 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
13 4 (16.67%) Web Services
13 4 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) SOLID
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Capita
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin