The table below looks at the statistics for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank - 137 145
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.066% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £303 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
680 774 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.26% 25.44% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 491 536
Median daily rate £350 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £32.00 £22.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Managed Extensibility Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Telerik
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XHTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Telerik