Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 14 August 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 32 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 18 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.57% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.35% 2.17% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 - £310
10th Percentile £246 - £305
90th Percentile £388 - £315
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71 46 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 25.91% 19.66% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 47
Staffordshire median daily rate £330 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +11.67% -23.57%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £188
90th Percentile £407 £377 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.75 £32.22 £24.50
% change year-on-year -10.77% +31.51% -16.51%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Staffordshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Staffordshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 13 £375 - 5
Entity Framework
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) DB2
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
6 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (38.89%) Redis
6 7 (38.89%) Teradata
6 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) Docker
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (33.33%) IaaS
7 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (33.33%) PaaS
7 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (33.33%) WPF
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) MFC

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) IaaS
2 6 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) DB2
2 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Redis
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) MSI
2 4 (22.22%) WiX
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 6 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (22.22%) Angular 2
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Dapper ORM
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) MFC
6 4 (22.22%) NHibernate
7 3 (16.67%) WinForms
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) LINQ
8 2 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Teradata
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware