The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 53 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.08% 1.30% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 4.93% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £349 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +57.89%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 159 142 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 34.42% 26.44% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 106 59
Median daily rate £380 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Entity Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Entity Framework in South Yorkshire

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Sheffield +1 5 £349 -0.28% 2
Entity Framework
Yorkshire

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) jQuery
7 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
8 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (33.33%) VBA
8 6 (33.33%) ADO
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
10 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
10 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (16.67%) Mercurial

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) ADO
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (33.33%) VBA
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle