The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 400 384 392
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 12 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.023% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.080% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 26
Average daily rate £308 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £446 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-45.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Managed Extensibility Framework
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 2 £475 -20.83%
Managed Extensibility Framework
England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) WCF
3 16 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 16 (72.73%) MVVM
4 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
5 14 (63.64%) SOAP
5 14 (63.64%) Web Services
5 14 (63.64%) UML
5 14 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (59.09%) LINQ
6 13 (59.09%) TDD
7 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
7 12 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (45.45%) SQL
9 9 (40.91%) Ajax
9 9 (40.91%) SpecFlow
10 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
10 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (36.36%) ELMAH
10 8 (36.36%) Durandal
10 8 (36.36%) Automation Testing
10 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (36.36%) CSS3
10 8 (36.36%) Cucumber

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (36.36%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) SpecFlow
2 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 8 (36.36%) MSTest
3 6 (27.27%) NUnit
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) XMLUnit
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (9.09%) Moq
7 1 (4.55%) xUnit.net
7 1 (4.55%) NMock
7 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 10 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) WPF Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8 Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
1 20 (90.91%) WCF
2 16 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 14 (63.64%) SOAP
3 14 (63.64%) Web Services
3 14 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (59.09%) LINQ
5 12 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (40.91%) Ajax
7 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
7 8 (36.36%) ELMAH
7 8 (36.36%) Durandal
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (36.36%) CSS3
7 8 (36.36%) RESTful
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 8 (36.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Physics
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVVM
2 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
3 14 (63.64%) UML
3 14 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Web Development
6 8 (36.36%) Content Management
6 8 (36.36%) Validation
6 8 (36.36%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (9.09%) OO
11 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
11 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) XAML
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MBA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft