Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 20 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 239 269
Rank change year-on-year +25 +30 -29
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 152 166 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.89% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 3.49% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 120 93
South East median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - +2.66%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £256
90th Percentile £438 £431 £485
England median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
South East median hourly rate - £51.56 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.31% -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +77.08% -31.43% -

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 4381 4761 4786
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.28% 25.52% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2685 3108 2947
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £281 £263
90th Percentile £544 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 115 77
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.25 £14.53
90th Percentile £55.75 £54.40 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the South East

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in the South East

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in the South East

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in the South East

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +29 40 £388 +3.33% 13
Kent +21 40 £338 - 2
Surrey +3 19 £400 +11.89% 7
West Sussex +20 17 £350 +12.00% 13
East Sussex +5 16 £350 +4.48% 4
Berkshire +19 9 £406 +1.56% 2
Buckinghamshire -22 6 £370 +23.33% 1
Oxfordshire -1 5 £400 - 2
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 139 (91.45%) .NET
2 136 (89.47%) .NET Framework
3 131 (86.18%) C#
4 84 (55.26%) SQL Server
5 76 (50.00%) SQL
6 75 (49.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (48.68%) JavaScript
8 71 (46.71%) Web Services
9 68 (44.74%) MVC
10 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (41.45%) TDD
11 63 (41.45%) ASP.NET
12 55 (36.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 53 (34.87%) AngularJS
14 49 (32.24%) CSS
15 48 (31.58%) HTML
16 45 (29.61%) XML
17 42 (27.63%) LINQ
18 38 (25.00%) WCF
19 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 36 (23.68%) LINQ to SQL
21 35 (23.03%) Algorithms
21 35 (23.03%) Microsoft
22 32 (21.05%) Data Management
23 31 (20.39%) jQuery
24 30 (19.74%) T-SQL
25 29 (19.08%) REST
26 26 (17.11%) JSON
26 26 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 25 (16.45%) Visual Studio

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (9.21%) NServiceBus
2 11 (7.24%) CMS
3 8 (5.26%) IIS
4 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.32%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.24%) SaaS
3 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.63%) IaaS
4 4 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) DNS
2 3 (1.97%) IMAP
2 3 (1.97%) Internet
2 3 (1.97%) SMTP
3 2 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.24%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (3.95%) GIS
8 6 (3.95%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.32%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (1.32%) MS Access
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.66%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.66%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 75 (49.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (16.45%) Visual Studio
3 14 (9.21%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.55%) JSUnit
5 9 (5.92%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.61%) SpecFlow
7 6 (3.95%) GoCD
7 6 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.95%) Selenium
8 5 (3.29%) PostCSS
9 4 (2.63%) Moq
9 4 (2.63%) MSTest
9 4 (2.63%) NUnit
9 4 (2.63%) webpack
10 2 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.32%) Hudson
10 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.32%) JIRA
10 2 (1.32%) NuGet
10 2 (1.32%) WiX
General
1 24 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (1.97%) Automotive
3 2 (1.32%) German Language
3 2 (1.32%) Retail
3 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.66%) Advertising
4 1 (0.66%) Back Office
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Front Office
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 145 (95.39%) Developer
2 81 (53.29%) .NET Developer
3 74 (48.68%) C# Developer
4 50 (32.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (15.13%) SQL Developer
6 16 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.87%) Software Developer
8 14 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (7.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Agile .NET Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Agile C# Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Agile Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (5.92%) Angular Developer
12 9 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.61%) SSIS Developer
13 7 (4.61%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (91.45%) .NET
2 136 (89.47%) .NET Framework
3 71 (46.71%) Web Services
4 63 (41.45%) ASP.NET
5 55 (36.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 53 (34.87%) AngularJS
7 49 (32.24%) CSS
8 48 (31.58%) HTML
9 45 (29.61%) XML
10 42 (27.63%) LINQ
11 38 (25.00%) WCF
12 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (23.68%) LINQ to SQL
14 31 (20.39%) jQuery
15 29 (19.08%) REST
16 26 (17.11%) JSON
17 20 (13.16%) HTML5
18 17 (11.18%) Ajax
19 16 (10.53%) RESTful
20 14 (9.21%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.03%) Algorithms
2 11 (7.24%) User Experience
3 6 (3.95%) W3C
4 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.97%) NHS
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) AS400
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Android
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.74%) MVC
2 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (41.45%) TDD
4 32 (21.05%) Data Management
5 23 (15.13%) Concurrent Programming
5 23 (15.13%) Multithreaded Programming
5 23 (15.13%) Multithreading
5 23 (15.13%) Unit Testing
6 21 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (13.82%) Scrum
7 19 (12.50%) Migration
8 18 (11.84%) Domain-Driven Design
8 18 (11.84%) High Availability
8 18 (11.84%) SOA
8 18 (11.84%) SOLID
8 18 (11.84%) Statistics
9 14 (9.21%) DevOps
10 13 (8.55%) Web Development
11 10 (6.58%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (5.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 131 (86.18%) C#
2 76 (50.00%) SQL
3 74 (48.68%) JavaScript
4 30 (19.74%) T-SQL
5 15 (9.87%) TypeScript
6 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.63%) ES6
7 4 (2.63%) F#
7 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.97%) C++
8 3 (1.97%) ECMAScript
9 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.32%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) VB
10 1 (0.66%) C
10 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (2.63%) ESRI
3 4 (2.63%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.97%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.32%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.66%) Mercator
6 1 (0.66%) Telerik
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 320 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Good rates and Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 24 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 24 days ago