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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 147 - 203
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% - 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £600 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+33.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Managed Extensibility Framework
London

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
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) XAML
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
5 4 (50.00%) NUnit
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) BDD
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) MSBuild
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) Big Data
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (37.50%) HBase
6 3 (37.50%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) WPF Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior WPF Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Developer - Commodities
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (12.50%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ETRM
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) XAML
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft