Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 50 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.63% 0.40% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 2.04% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Southampton median daily rate £375 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.88% -
10th Percentile £359 £301 £294
90th Percentile £388 £334 £430
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Southampton median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

Entity Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 113 98 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.74% 19.44% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 134
Southampton median daily rate £375 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £265 £263
90th Percentile £538 £521 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Southampton

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#