The table below looks at the statistics for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 564 551 593
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +42
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 37 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.16% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 8
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£363 £600 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.58% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £600 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £268
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +30.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £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
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Trend

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

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Managed Extensibility Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the UK.

Managed Extensibility Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 25 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England -15 36 £363 -39.58% 6
East of England - 16 £375 - 1
Suffolk - 11 £363 - 1
London +5 5 £438 -27.08%
East Midlands - 5 £325 - 2
South East - 5 £438 - 1
South West -30 3 £325 -45.83% 2
City of London +33 2 £419 -27.17%
West Midlands -20 2 £330 +17.85%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £375 - 1
Birmingham -3 1 - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
North West - - - -
Bury - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Derby - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - - 2
Gloucestershire - - - -
Wales - - - -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 61 (98.39%) C#
2 58 (93.55%) .NET
3 42 (67.74%) Web Services
4 41 (66.13%) WCF
5 38 (61.29%) MVVM
6 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
7 32 (51.61%) XML
7 32 (51.61%) TDD
8 30 (48.39%) WPF
8 30 (48.39%) SOAP
9 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (38.71%) .NET Framework
10 24 (38.71%) Windows
11 23 (37.10%) SQL
12 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
12 22 (35.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (35.48%) Reactive Extensions
13 20 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (32.26%) Dynamics CRM
13 20 (32.26%) Workflow
13 20 (32.26%) CRM
14 19 (30.65%) MVC
14 19 (30.65%) Castle Windsor
15 18 (29.03%) Scrum
16 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
17 16 (25.81%) Silverlight
17 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
17 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
18 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
18 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.90%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) OLAP
4 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (20.97%) MSTest
3 10 (16.13%) SpecFlow
4 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.06%) Subversion
6 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.45%) Moq
7 3 (4.84%) NUnit
7 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.23%) Maven
8 2 (3.23%) JIRA
8 2 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.23%) NMock
8 2 (3.23%) Ant
8 2 (3.23%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.23%) xUnit.net
8 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.61%) NuGet
9 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Back Office
3 3 (4.84%) Front Office
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
3 19 (30.65%) .NET Developer
3 19 (30.65%) CRM Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 13 (20.97%) WPF Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Java Swing Developer
10 1 (1.61%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) .NET
2 42 (67.74%) Web Services
3 41 (66.13%) WCF
4 32 (51.61%) XML
5 30 (48.39%) WPF
5 30 (48.39%) SOAP
6 24 (38.71%) .NET Framework
7 22 (35.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (35.48%) Reactive Extensions
8 19 (30.65%) Castle Windsor
9 16 (25.81%) Silverlight
9 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
10 11 (17.74%) Task Parallel Library
11 10 (16.13%) HTML
11 10 (16.13%) RESTful
12 9 (14.52%) HTML5
12 9 (14.52%) LINQ
12 9 (14.52%) jQuery
12 9 (14.52%) CSS
12 9 (14.52%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) MVVM
2 32 (51.61%) TDD
3 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.26%) CRM
4 20 (32.26%) Workflow
5 19 (30.65%) MVC
6 18 (29.03%) Scrum
7 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Data Migration
9 11 (17.74%) Migration
9 11 (17.74%) Data Modelling
10 9 (14.52%) UML
11 8 (12.90%) Validation
11 8 (12.90%) Content Management
11 8 (12.90%) Kanban
11 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
11 8 (12.90%) Web Development
11 8 (12.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) C#
2 23 (37.10%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.35%) XAML
5 10 (16.13%) C++
6 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) Java
8 2 (3.23%) VC++
9 1 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) MCITP
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MBA
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.23%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.61%) ESRI
3 1 (1.61%) Serena
3 1 (1.61%) Telerik
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