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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 590 576 558
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 13 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.019% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.066% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate
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£513 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.86% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £453 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00

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
15071 15076 13797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 28.06% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9798 8676
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 217 331
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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 2 July 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 11 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 2 July 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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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 -13 12 £531 +39.80% 1
London +8 7 £531 +44.06% 1
South East -28 2 £338 -13.46%
Hampshire -7 1 £350 -10.25%
Isle of Man - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £625 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Cheshire - 1 £625 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
Knutsford - 1 £625 -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 32 (88.89%) .NET
1 32 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 25 (69.44%) WCF
4 23 (63.89%) MVC
5 22 (61.11%) .NET Framework
6 19 (52.78%) Entity Framework
6 19 (52.78%) HTML
7 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
8 15 (41.67%) C#
8 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
9 14 (38.89%) CSS
9 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) CRM
11 11 (30.56%) IIS
12 10 (27.78%) SQL
12 10 (27.78%) EAI
12 10 (27.78%) XML
12 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
12 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
13 8 (22.22%) NUnit
13 8 (22.22%) SOA
13 8 (22.22%) Web Services
14 7 (19.44%) HTML5
14 7 (19.44%) SDLC
15 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 4 (11.11%) Documentum
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Lombardi
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) MSTest
5 1 (2.78%) Moq
5 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (11.11%) CRM Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.78%) .NET Architect
10 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 25 (69.44%) WCF
4 22 (61.11%) .NET Framework
5 19 (52.78%) Entity Framework
5 19 (52.78%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) CSS
7 10 (27.78%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) HTML5
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (13.89%) JSON
11 5 (13.89%) Ajax
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (11.11%) J2EE
12 4 (11.11%) XSLT
12 4 (11.11%) Middleware
12 4 (11.11%) WPF
13 3 (8.33%) LINQ
13 3 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) CRM
3 10 (27.78%) EAI
4 8 (22.22%) SOA
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.33%) Data Entry
9 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (8.33%) ETL
9 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.56%) OO
11 1 (2.78%) OOP
11 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCAD
3 1 (2.78%) MCSD
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle