The table below looks at the statistics for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 612 615 583
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 10 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.051% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 22
Median daily rate £475 £399 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £383 £420
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Managed Extensibility Framework
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15430 15199 14127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 28.77% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10754 10591 9327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 269 158
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Trend in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Histogram in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the England region.

Managed Extensibility Framework Hourly Rate Trend in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -18 6 £563 +25.00%
East of England -1 3 £425 +21.42%
South East +12 1 £500 +25.00%
Managed Extensibility Framework
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Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 England region with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) WCF
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) SOAP
5 10 (62.50%) .NET
5 10 (62.50%) MVVM
6 9 (56.25%) WPF
7 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (50.00%) XML
8 7 (43.75%) Windows
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) Workflow
8 7 (43.75%) MVC
8 7 (43.75%) Reactive Extensions
9 6 (37.50%) XAML
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (37.50%) CRM
9 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle
10 5 (31.25%) JSON
10 5 (31.25%) BDD
10 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
10 5 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (18.75%) MSBuild
5 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
6 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.25%) MSTest
6 1 (6.25%) NCrunch
6 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) CRM Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) WPF Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Designer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
7 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
7 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) WCF
2 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) WPF
5 8 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) Reactive Extensions
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (25.00%) LINQ
10 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (12.50%) HTML5
11 2 (12.50%) jQuery
11 2 (12.50%) RESTful
11 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
11 2 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVVM
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Workflow
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow Development
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (6.25%) ETRM
8 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) XAML
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCITP
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Infragistics
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Telerik