The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 67 54
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.59% 1.22% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 3.75% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Median daily rate £400 £310 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £269 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +71.87% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 155 240 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.75% 32.43% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 139 133
Median daily rate £475 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £515 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in West Sussex

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Worthing +12 5 £400 +29.03% 2
Entity Framework
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) UML
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Microservices
6 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (40.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) CSS

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Developer
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSD
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) UML
5 4 (40.00%) Microservices
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Mercator