The first table below looks at the demand for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 517 523 557
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 36 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.056% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.20% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 11
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£356 £600 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +51.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £329 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £525 £268
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +96.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13711 13328 14132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.60% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8924 8639 8790
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 261 344
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Managed Extensibility Framework
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Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 13 £363 -
London -5 7 £475 -20.83% 5
South West -27 7 £325 -45.83%
West Midlands -19 2 £330 -5.71%
South East - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Managed Extensibility Framework
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Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 52 (98.11%) C#
2 49 (92.45%) .NET
3 37 (69.81%) Web Services
3 37 (69.81%) WCF
4 34 (64.15%) MVVM
5 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
6 29 (54.72%) WPF
6 29 (54.72%) TDD
7 27 (50.94%) XML
8 26 (49.06%) SOAP
9 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (41.51%) SQL
11 20 (37.74%) Windows
11 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
12 18 (33.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
12 18 (33.96%) Reactive Extensions
13 17 (32.08%) Scrum
14 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (30.19%) Dynamics CRM
14 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
14 16 (30.19%) CRM
14 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
14 16 (30.19%) Workflow
15 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
15 15 (28.30%) Silverlight
16 13 (24.53%) Dependency Injection
16 13 (24.53%) MVC
17 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
17 12 (22.64%) Degree

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.77%) OLAP
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.87%) SpecFlow
3 9 (16.98%) MSTest
4 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.43%) Subversion
6 4 (7.55%) Moq
6 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.66%) NUnit
7 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.77%) NMock
8 2 (3.77%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.77%) xUnit.net
8 2 (3.77%) Ant
8 2 (3.77%) JIRA
8 2 (3.77%) Maven
9 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Back Office
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) C# Developer
2 17 (32.08%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) CRM Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 12 (22.64%) WPF Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.89%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.89%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) .NET
2 37 (69.81%) Web Services
2 37 (69.81%) WCF
3 29 (54.72%) WPF
4 27 (50.94%) XML
5 26 (49.06%) SOAP
6 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
7 18 (33.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
7 18 (33.96%) Reactive Extensions
8 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
9 15 (28.30%) Silverlight
10 11 (20.75%) Task Parallel Library
11 10 (18.87%) HTML
11 10 (18.87%) RESTful
12 9 (16.98%) HTML5
12 9 (16.98%) jQuery
12 9 (16.98%) LINQ
12 9 (16.98%) CSS
13 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.89%) Equities
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) RIA
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) MVVM
2 29 (54.72%) TDD
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) Scrum
5 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
5 16 (30.19%) CRM
5 16 (30.19%) Workflow
6 13 (24.53%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (24.53%) MVC
7 11 (20.75%) Data Migration
7 11 (20.75%) Migration
8 9 (16.98%) UML
8 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.09%) Validation
9 8 (15.09%) Project Planning
9 8 (15.09%) Web Development
9 8 (15.09%) Content Management
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C#
2 22 (41.51%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) XAML
5 8 (15.09%) C++
5 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 11 (20.75%) MCITP
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) MBA
6 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.77%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.89%) Serena
3 1 (1.89%) Telerik
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.89%) ESRI
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago