The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 64 81 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 22 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.19% 1.33% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.71% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 22
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £468 £355
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 418 512 456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.63% 35.85% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 379 291
Median daily rate £375 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +14.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in Leeds

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Entity Framework in Leeds

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 40 (95.24%) MVC
3 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
7 25 (59.52%) AngularJS
8 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
9 18 (42.86%) SQL
9 18 (42.86%) CSS
10 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
10 17 (40.48%) gulp
10 17 (40.48%) Grunt
11 16 (38.10%) SignalR
11 16 (38.10%) Jasmine
12 15 (35.71%) Sass
12 15 (35.71%) LESS
12 15 (35.71%) TypeScript
13 13 (30.95%) OO
14 12 (28.57%) Angular 2
15 11 (26.19%) RxJS
15 11 (26.19%) SOLID
16 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
17 9 (21.43%) Back Office
18 8 (19.05%) Degree
18 8 (19.05%) TDD
19 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) NServiceBus
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Grunt
1 17 (40.48%) gulp
1 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
2 16 (38.10%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (21.43%) Back Office
2 6 (14.29%) Publishing
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 33 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) C Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (59.52%) AngularJS
6 18 (42.86%) CSS
7 16 (38.10%) SignalR
8 15 (35.71%) LESS
8 15 (35.71%) Sass
9 12 (28.57%) Angular 2
10 11 (26.19%) RxJS
11 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (16.67%) MSMQ
13 4 (9.52%) jQuery
14 2 (4.76%) HTML
15 1 (2.38%) Ajax
15 1 (2.38%) JSON
15 1 (2.38%) SOAP
15 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) NHS
1 2 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) RIA
2 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) MVC
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) OO
4 11 (26.19%) SOLID
5 8 (19.05%) TDD
6 6 (14.29%) Analytics
6 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (4.76%) Document Composition
10 1 (2.38%) Content Management
10 1 (2.38%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.38%) Logistics
10 1 (2.38%) Scrum
10 1 (2.38%) SDLC
10 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
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