The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 120 58
Rank change year-on-year +77 -62  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.29% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.40% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
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 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +71.87% -  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 99 250 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.53% 18.84% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 164 83
Median daily rate £456 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +78.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) GIS
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
4 3 (50.00%) SignalR
4 3 (50.00%) GeoServer
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (50.00%) GeoServer
1 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) SignalR
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP