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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 595 572 527
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -45
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 14 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.029% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -46.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £385 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £550
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%

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
15009 15003 12938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.92% 27.57% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9738 9817 8086
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 213 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 14 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 4 May 2015. 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 14 £400 +29.03% 6
London +2 6 £434 +39.91% 3
South East -8 6 £390 +20.00% 1
City of London +21 5 £413 -13.15%
Berkshire - 3 £400 - 1
South West +8 2 £303 - 1
Reading - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £390 -
Kent - 1 £320 -
Somerset - 1 £313 -
Slough - 1 £400 - 1
Taunton - 1 £313 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) C#
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) WPF
3 13 (54.17%) WCF
4 12 (50.00%) MVVM
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) MVC
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) TDD
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (20.83%) Unity DI Container
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Workflow
10 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
10 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
10 5 (20.83%) Degree

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Moq
5 1 (4.17%) FxCop
5 1 (4.17%) StyleCop
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) NSubstitute
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (25.00%) WPF Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) WPF
3 13 (54.17%) WCF
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
6 8 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
9 5 (20.83%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.67%) SOAP
11 3 (12.50%) LINQ
12 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
12 2 (8.33%) HTML5
12 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (8.33%) Ajax
12 2 (8.33%) CSS
12 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVVM
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) System Testing
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (8.33%) ETRM
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 2 (8.33%) XAML
7 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
1 2 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Telerik
4 1 (4.17%) Calypso
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Syncfusion
4 1 (4.17%) DevExpress
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