The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Enterprise Library skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Enterprise Library over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 609 568 551
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 3 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.069% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate
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- £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £375
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
15162 14440 14415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 28.31% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10346 9356 8802
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% +3.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.70 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Microsoft Enterprise Library Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the UK.

Microsoft Enterprise Library Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the UK.

Microsoft Enterprise Library Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 3 - - 2
London -12 1 - - 2
South East -24 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - - - - 2
Reading - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 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 Microsoft Enterprise Library.

1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 16 (76.19%) C#
3 16 (76.19%) WCF
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (47.62%) HTML
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
7 10 (47.62%) MVC
8 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (38.10%) HTML5
9 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (33.33%) Oracle
10 7 (33.33%) XML
10 7 (33.33%) XSLT
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (28.57%) CRM
12 5 (23.81%) Scrum
12 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
12 5 (23.81%) SOAP
12 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
12 5 (23.81%) IIS
12 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 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 Microsoft Enterprise Library. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (4.76%) QlikView
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) MSTest
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Product Owner
4 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) WCF
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) XSLT
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
7 5 (23.81%) AutoMapper
7 5 (23.81%) Fluent NHibernate
7 5 (23.81%) NHibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (14.29%) WinForms
8 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
8 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Business Transformation
5 4 (19.05%) MVVM
5 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 3 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Database Security
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) Coaching
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCPD
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCAD
1 2 (9.52%) MCSD
1 2 (9.52%) MCTS
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Telerik
4 2 (9.52%) Red Gate
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) Xamarin