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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 577 559 538
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 22 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.078% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%

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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Enterprise Library Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 March 2015. 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 11 £369 +5.35% 3
London +2 6 £363 +3.57% 2
South East -27 5 £425 +6.25% 1
City of London +11 1 £550 +57.14%
North East - - - -
East of England - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
3 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
4 22 (73.33%) MVC
5 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (63.33%) CSS
6 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
7 18 (60.00%) HTML
7 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (60.00%) Visual Studio
7 18 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (56.67%) CRM
8 17 (56.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 16 (53.33%) IIS
9 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
9 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (33.33%) Windows
11 7 (23.33%) NUnit
11 7 (23.33%) C#
12 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
12 6 (20.00%) EAI
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (13.33%) XML
14 4 (13.33%) SQL
15 3 (10.00%) Web Services
15 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (10.00%) Scrum

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (53.33%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (23.33%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) CRM Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Architect
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (20.00%) CRM Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
3 28 (93.33%) ASP.NET
4 19 (63.33%) CSS
4 19 (63.33%) .NET Framework
5 18 (60.00%) HTML
5 18 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) JSON
9 2 (6.67%) LINQ
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET
9 2 (6.67%) XSL
9 2 (6.67%) Ajax
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) EAI
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) OOD
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) MVVM
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) MCAD
2 1 (3.33%) MCSD
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) MCPD
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle