The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £393 - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 268 208 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 42.74% 35.14% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 156 177
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Oxfordshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Oxford - 3 £385 - 1
Entity Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) SignalR
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) SignalR
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft