Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 29 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.51% 2.89% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.30% 8.66% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Staffordshire median daily rate £320 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.22% -25.00% -3.23%
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £340 £313
% change year-on-year -8.09% +8.80% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

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 93 127 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.09% 33.33% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 89 90
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +0.75%
10th Percentile £275 £244 £263
90th Percentile £438 £438 £474
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.34 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +21.34% +13.64% -26.05%

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 17 February 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 -1 2 - - 3
Lichfield - 1 £320 -
Entity Framework
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) WiX
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance

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 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
1 2 (50.00%) WiX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) MFC
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware