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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 575 555 571
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 36 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.052% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £600 £614
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £273 £296
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -8.01%
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
15621 15299 15582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 28.62% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9921 9837 9564
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 270 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 September 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 23 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 2 September 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 -8 35 £400 -20.00% 7
East of England -9 19 £388 +61.45% 1
Suffolk -1 14 £381 +58.85% 1
London +8 5 £438 -27.08% 1
South East - 5 £438 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £325 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £350 - 1
West Midlands -25 2 £330 +21.10%
City of London - 2 £419 -
Birmingham -2 1 - -
Surrey - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 3
Wales - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Derby - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Flintshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
North Wales - - - -
Queensferry - - - -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (98.44%) C#
2 60 (93.75%) .NET
3 45 (70.31%) Web Services
4 43 (67.19%) WCF
5 40 (62.50%) MVVM
6 35 (54.69%) XML
7 34 (53.13%) TDD
8 33 (51.56%) SOAP
8 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
9 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (45.31%) WPF
10 27 (42.19%) Windows
11 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
11 25 (39.06%) Reactive Extensions
12 24 (37.50%) SQL
13 23 (35.94%) Workflow
13 23 (35.94%) CRM
13 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
13 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (35.94%) Dynamics CRM
14 21 (32.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (32.81%) MVC
15 19 (29.69%) Castle Windsor
16 18 (28.13%) Scrum
17 17 (26.56%) MCITP
17 17 (26.56%) Silverlight
17 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (26.56%) Dependency Injection
18 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
18 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) OLAP
4 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (20.31%) MSTest
3 10 (15.63%) SpecFlow
4 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.81%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.25%) Moq
7 3 (4.69%) NUnit
7 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
8 2 (3.13%) JIRA
8 2 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.13%) NMock
8 2 (3.13%) Ant
8 2 (3.13%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.13%) xUnit.net
8 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.56%) NuGet
9 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Back Office
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) C# Developer
2 22 (34.38%) CRM Developer
3 21 (32.81%) .NET Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 12 (18.75%) WPF Developer
6 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Java Swing Developer
11 1 (1.56%) UI Programmer
11 1 (1.56%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (93.75%) .NET
2 45 (70.31%) Web Services
3 43 (67.19%) WCF
4 35 (54.69%) XML
5 33 (51.56%) SOAP
6 29 (45.31%) WPF
7 25 (39.06%) Reactive Extensions
8 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
9 21 (32.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (29.69%) Castle Windsor
11 17 (26.56%) Silverlight
12 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 11 (17.19%) Task Parallel Library
14 10 (15.63%) HTML
14 10 (15.63%) RESTful
15 9 (14.06%) HTML5
15 9 (14.06%) LINQ
15 9 (14.06%) jQuery
15 9 (14.06%) CSS
15 9 (14.06%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.56%) Equities
4 1 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) RIA
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) MVVM
2 34 (53.13%) TDD
3 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (35.94%) CRM
4 23 (35.94%) Workflow
5 21 (32.81%) MVC
6 18 (28.13%) Scrum
7 17 (26.56%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
10 12 (18.75%) Migration
10 12 (18.75%) Data Migration
11 9 (14.06%) UML
12 8 (12.50%) Validation
12 8 (12.50%) Content Management
12 8 (12.50%) Kanban
12 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
12 8 (12.50%) Web Development
12 8 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) C#
2 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.75%) XAML
5 10 (15.63%) C++
6 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Java
8 2 (3.13%) VC++
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) MCITP
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (25.00%) Degree
3 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) MBA
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) JBoss
2 2 (3.13%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.13%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.56%) ESRI
3 1 (1.56%) Serena
3 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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