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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 159 211 202
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -9
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.051% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.17% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £388 £328
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +18.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.00
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
1168 1731 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.12% 29.64% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1398 1347
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Managed Extensibility Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility 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 City of London region with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) HBase
3 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) WPF Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer - Commodities
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle