The table below looks at the statistics for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 195 206 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.034% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£350 £425 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £550
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -43.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1565 1724 1722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.83% 29.15% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1288 1369
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +114.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £82.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Managed Extensibility Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the City of London region.

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Managed Extensibility Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Managed Extensibility Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Managed Extensibility Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WPF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik