The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.72% - 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £363 - £400
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 Slough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 32 36 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 23.19% 22.64% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 39
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
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 Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL