Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 November 2017 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 856 837
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19 -44
Contract jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 14 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.067% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 29
England median daily rate £410 £500 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +23.46% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £413 £323
90th Percentile £625 £625 £578
UK median daily rate £410 £500 £403
% change year-on-year -18.00% +24.22% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30485 29636 30170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.41% 30.67% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21696 20704 20910
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 342 509
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.98
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Managed Extensibility Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Managed Extensibility Framework in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Managed Extensibility Framework in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Managed Extensibility Framework in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Managed Extensibility Framework in England

Managed Extensibility Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 8 £585 -2.50%
East of England -15 5 £325 -23.53%
South East +2 1 - -
Managed Extensibility Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) MVVM
4 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 7 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) WinForms
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) Front Office
7 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) OOP
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) C++
8 4 (28.57%) SOAP
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) XAML
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (28.57%) SQLite

Managed Extensibility Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQLite
3 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) LINQPad
4 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Front Office
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# WPF Developer
3 6 (42.86%) WPF Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (14.29%) WCF Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior WPF Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Tester
7 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) WinForms
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) OpenFin
5 3 (21.43%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
6 2 (14.29%) LINQ
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 2 (14.29%) Swagger
6 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) SCADA
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVVM
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) SOLID
6 2 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) XAML
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Solace
3 1 (7.14%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
3 1 (7.14%) RedGate
3 1 (7.14%) Syncfusion
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO