The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 29 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.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 63 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 -18  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.04% 0.57% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 1.87% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £340 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.20% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £363 £368
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 £23.00 £51.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year -55.38% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 233 214 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.31% 30.75% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 147 86
Median daily rate £383 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.90% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Tyne and Wear

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 5 £340 -6.20% 3
Gateshead - 1 £325 -
Entity Framework
North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) GeoServer
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) SignalR
6 3 (30.00%) GIS
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Java EE

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (30.00%) GeoServer
1 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) SignalR
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
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