The table below looks at the statistics for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 409 418 395
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 5 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.052% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £600 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +10.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £484 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £296
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7424 7911 7777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.51% 31.63% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5184 5719 5519
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.42 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Managed Extensibility Framework Jobs Demand Trend in London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Trend in London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Histogram in London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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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Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (94.44%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 14 (77.78%) Web Services
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) MVVM
5 12 (66.67%) WCF
5 12 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (61.11%) SOAP
6 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
6 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
6 11 (61.11%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (55.56%) SpecFlow
7 10 (55.56%) RESTful
7 10 (55.56%) MVC
7 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 10 (55.56%) HTML
8 9 (50.00%) CSS
8 9 (50.00%) HTML5
9 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (44.44%) MSTest
9 8 (44.44%) WPF
9 8 (44.44%) LINQ
9 8 (44.44%) Web Development
9 8 (44.44%) jQuery
9 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
9 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (44.44%) ELMAH
9 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) SpecFlow
2 8 (44.44%) MSTest
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 3 (16.67%) Moq
4 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (16.67%) NUnit
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) StyleCop
5 2 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (11.11%) NMock
5 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.11%) xUnit.net
6 1 (5.56%) NuGet
6 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 12 (66.67%) WCF
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (55.56%) RESTful
5 10 (55.56%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) CSS
6 9 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (44.44%) WPF
7 8 (44.44%) LINQ
7 8 (44.44%) jQuery
7 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
7 8 (44.44%) ELMAH
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (44.44%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) TDD
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) MVVM
3 12 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
5 10 (55.56%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Web Development
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 8 (44.44%) UML
6 8 (44.44%) Validation
6 8 (44.44%) Content Management
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) SOA
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) XAML
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Syncfusion
1 2 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle