The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.95% 0.41% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 1.27% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £263 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -20.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £244 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £281 £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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 68 79 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 32.38% 32.78% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 172 264
Median daily rate £375 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £244 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £414 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 78
Median hourly rate £52.50 £38.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -29.54%  
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Somerset

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Somerset

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bath +6 2 £425 +61.90% 3
Entity Framework
South West

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 Somerset 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%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik
Bath
Nigel Frank International
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