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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 578 554 584
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 34 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.061% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 14
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£420 £400 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -26.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £273 £325
% change year-on-year
+54.12% -16.15%
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
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £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 19 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 19 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 33 £420 +5.00% 5
East of England -18 13 £400 +14.28%
South East - 10 £425 -
Suffolk +1 8 £420 +31.25%
London +7 5 £438 -20.45% 3
East Midlands - 4 £325 -
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 £363 +13.28%
City of London - 2 £419 - 1
Scotland - - - -
Queensferry - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Derby - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Flintshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
North Wales - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 58 (96.67%) C#
2 54 (90.00%) .NET
3 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (60.00%) Web Services
5 35 (58.33%) XML
5 35 (58.33%) WCF
6 32 (53.33%) MVVM
7 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 28 (46.67%) WPF
9 27 (45.00%) Windows
10 26 (43.33%) TDD
11 25 (41.67%) SOAP
11 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
11 25 (41.67%) Reactive Extensions
12 24 (40.00%) SQL
13 23 (38.33%) Workflow
13 23 (38.33%) CRM
13 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM
14 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
15 18 (30.00%) MVC
15 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
15 18 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (28.33%) Silverlight
16 17 (28.33%) MCITP
16 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (23.33%) C++
19 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
19 13 (21.67%) SharePoint

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (21.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.00%) PaaS
3 2 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) OLAP
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.33%) MSTest
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Moq
5 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.33%) StyleCop
5 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.33%) NUnit
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.67%) NMock
6 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.67%) NuGet
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
1 4 (6.67%) Back Office
2 3 (5.00%) Front Office
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (95.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) CRM Developer
3 18 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 13 (21.67%) .NET Developer
6 12 (20.00%) WPF Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C++ Developer
9 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Java Swing Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
13 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
13 1 (1.67%) Programmer
13 1 (1.67%) UI Developer
13 1 (1.67%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (90.00%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) Web Services
3 35 (58.33%) XML
3 35 (58.33%) WCF
4 28 (46.67%) WPF
5 25 (41.67%) SOAP
5 25 (41.67%) Reactive Extensions
6 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 17 (28.33%) Silverlight
8 13 (21.67%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (18.33%) Task Parallel Library
10 10 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (13.33%) WinForms
11 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 8 (13.33%) XSLT
12 6 (10.00%) WF
13 4 (6.67%) PLINQ
13 4 (6.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Equities
4 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) RIA
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) MVVM
3 26 (43.33%) TDD
4 23 (38.33%) Workflow
4 23 (38.33%) CRM
5 18 (30.00%) MVC
6 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
7 12 (20.00%) Migration
7 12 (20.00%) Scrum
7 12 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 12 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (13.33%) Kanban
8 8 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) BDD
11 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) C++
4 12 (20.00%) XAML
5 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.00%) VC++
7 3 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) MCITP
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (21.67%) Degree
3 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.33%) DevExpress
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.67%) ESRI
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Telerik
3 1 (1.67%) Serena
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