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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 593 557 531
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -26
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 14 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.047% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 17
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£425 £319 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -44.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £289 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £525
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -38.09%
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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 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 13 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 22 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 -37 14 £425 +33.33% 9
London -12 9 £473 +52.41% 2
City of London +13 5 £425 -10.52%
South East -13 3 £413 +26.92% 4
South West +6 2 £303 -27.76% 2
Somerset +15 1 £313 -3.84% 1
Taunton +14 1 £313 -1.96% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -21 1 £425 +30.76% 2
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Abingdon - 1 £425 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) WPF
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 13 (48.15%) WCF
5 13 (48.15%) MVVM
6 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 11 (40.74%) MVC
8 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) Web Services
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
10 7 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 6 (22.22%) Reactive Extensions
11 6 (22.22%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) System Testing
12 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
12 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) Finance

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.41%) MySQL
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) NSubstitute
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) FxCop
6 1 (3.70%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.70%) Moq
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) WPF Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (11.11%) CRM Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) WPF
3 13 (48.15%) WCF
4 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
5 7 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
6 6 (22.22%) Reactive Extensions
6 6 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
8 3 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (7.41%) WinForms
9 2 (7.41%) XSLT
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) Ajax
9 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
1 2 (7.41%) Derivative
1 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Equities
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) TDD
2 13 (48.15%) MVVM
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) System Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.41%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) ETRM
9 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) XAML
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCITP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) Syncfusion
4 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.70%) Calypso
4 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
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