The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 2.77% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 13.43% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £354 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -8.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.55 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.96% +47.30%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 92 67 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 26.59% 20.62% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 45
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Swindon

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Swindon

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (20.00%) NuGet
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript