Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 19 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 41 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +17
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.56% 1.71% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 5.84% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.24% +29.46%
10th Percentile £315 £150 £298
90th Percentile £425 £349 £400
East of England median daily rate £331 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -5.36% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 92 137 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.75% 29.27% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 82 118
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £301 £294 £289
90th Percentile £500 £535 £533
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £8.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Suffolk

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Suffolk

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in Suffolk

Entity Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Entity Framework in Suffolk

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Bury St Edmunds +8 2 £375 +9.49% 1
Ipswich -1 2 £388 +72.22%
Entity Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) NLog
5 1 (20.00%) StructureMap
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL