The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 30 April 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 / North East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 90 52
Rank change year-on-year +26 -38  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 12 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.82% 0.35% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 1.48% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 8
Median daily rate £340 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £340 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +21.42%  

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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 257 270 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 38.94% 23.30% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 181 115
Median daily rate £385 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £15.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.75% +0.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the North East

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Durham - 8 £300 - 1
Tyne and Wear +22 4 £345 +15.00% 6
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 North East region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) SignalR
7 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) GIS
8 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (27.78%) Java EE
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) GeoServer
10 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) SOA
10 3 (16.67%) CSS
10 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
11 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (16.67%) GeoServer
1 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (72.22%) C# Developer
4 12 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (33.33%) SignalR
3 5 (27.78%) Java EE
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) User Stories
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP