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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 40 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.36% - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +47.30%  

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 116 58 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 41.73% 24.47% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 66
Median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £49.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +266.66% -6.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

Entity Framework
Top Related 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP