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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 534 529 540
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 35 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.056% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 11
Average daily rate
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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 £417 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £608 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £268
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +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
13544 13263 13925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.54% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8869 8608 8647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 279 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 12 £363 - 1
London -10 7 £513 -14.58% 2
South West -24 7 £325 -45.83%
West Midlands -21 2 £330 -18.01%
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 23 July 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 48 (90.57%) .NET
3 38 (71.70%) WCF
4 35 (66.04%) Web Services
5 34 (64.15%) MVVM
6 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
7 29 (54.72%) WPF
8 27 (50.94%) TDD
8 27 (50.94%) XML
9 26 (49.06%) SOAP
10 23 (43.40%) SQL
11 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
13 19 (35.85%) Windows
13 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
15 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
15 17 (32.08%) Reactive Extensions
16 16 (30.19%) Scrum
16 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
17 14 (26.42%) CRM
17 14 (26.42%) Workflow
17 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (26.42%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (26.42%) Silverlight
17 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
18 13 (24.53%) MVC
18 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
19 12 (22.64%) Degree
20 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
1 8 (15.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) OLAP
4 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
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 11 (20.75%) 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%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.55%) Moq
7 3 (5.66%) NUnit
7 3 (5.66%) JIRA
7 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.77%) Ant
8 2 (3.77%) Maven
8 2 (3.77%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.77%) NMock
8 2 (3.77%) xUnit.net
8 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.89%) NuGet
9 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) CRM Developer
5 11 (20.75%) WPF Developer
6 10 (18.87%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Swing Developer
10 1 (1.89%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 8 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) WCF
3 35 (66.04%) Web Services
4 29 (54.72%) WPF
5 27 (50.94%) XML
6 26 (49.06%) SOAP
7 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
8 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
10 17 (32.08%) Reactive Extensions
11 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
12 14 (26.42%) Silverlight
13 11 (20.75%) Task Parallel Library
14 10 (18.87%) LINQ
14 10 (18.87%) RESTful
14 10 (18.87%) HTML
15 9 (16.98%) Ajax
15 9 (16.98%) CSS
15 9 (16.98%) HTML5
15 9 (16.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) MVVM
2 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) Unit Testing
5 16 (30.19%) Scrum
6 14 (26.42%) CRM
6 14 (26.42%) Workflow
6 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (24.53%) MVC
8 10 (18.87%) Migration
8 10 (18.87%) UML
8 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
9 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
10 8 (15.09%) Validation
10 8 (15.09%) Content Management
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.09%) Multithreading
10 8 (15.09%) Web Development
10 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C#
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) XAML
4 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.09%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 2 (3.77%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCITP
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 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.77%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.89%) ESRI
3 1 (1.89%) Serena
3 1 (1.89%) Telerik
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