The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.94% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £385 - -
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 Oxford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 148 132 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 46.25% 43.56% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 398 541
Median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £532 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
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 Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Oxford

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (25.00%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET