Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 227 233
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 +51
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
City of London median daily rate £575 £600 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +16.45% +14.50%
10th Percentile £563 £508 £401
90th Percentile £588 £655 £627
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £515
% change year-on-year -4.17% +16.45% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Managed Extensibility Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,716 2,258 2,279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.29% 36.26% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,314 1,908 1,898
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
City of London median hourly rate £27.55 £52.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.15% +30.31% +61.62%
10th Percentile £21.00 £45.66 £20.00
90th Percentile £57.88 £56.68 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.09 £52.12 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.03% +30.31% +61.62%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Managed Extensibility Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Managed Extensibility Framework in the City of London

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Managed Extensibility Framework in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) RedGate
3 2 (50.00%) LINQPad
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Infragistics

Managed Extensibility Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LINQPad
1 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) OpenFin
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 2 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 2 (50.00%) RedGate
1 2 (50.00%) Syncfusion
1 2 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Solace
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO