The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 35 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.14% 1.12% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% 2.16% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-72.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 139 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.99% 51.87% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 73 36
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) Blockchain
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Ektron
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Angular Developer
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Blockchain
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ektron
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer