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 22 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.08% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 0.79% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £348 - -
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 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +87.50% -  

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 116 126 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.69% 28.19% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 99 63
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

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 22 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
Sheffield +14 5 £348 - 1
Doncaster - 4 £350 -
Entity Framework
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) VBA
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
10 2 (13.33%) TDD
11 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
11 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project

Entity Framework
Co-occurring 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 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle