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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 613 598 563
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -35
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 12 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.073% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 9
Average daily rate
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£525 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +26.66%
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
16337 15619 15306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.89% 28.09% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11094 9900 9829
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 218 264
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 9 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 28 August 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 -18 11 £525 +34.61% 2
London +21 9 £525 +16.66%
City of London - 3 £525 -
South East -27 1 £325 -16.66% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £500 -
Knutsford - 1 £625 -
Cheshire - 1 £625 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £625 -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
3 14 (73.68%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
5 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) SOA
7 8 (42.11%) XML
7 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (36.84%) WPF
8 7 (36.84%) HTML5
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 6 (31.58%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) Data Entry
9 6 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (26.32%) WCF
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
11 4 (21.05%) IBM
11 4 (21.05%) Middleware
11 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (21.05%) Ajax

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (21.05%) Documentum
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Lombardi
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) MSTest
4 1 (5.26%) Moq
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
8 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) XML
7 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 7 (36.84%) WPF
7 7 (36.84%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 4 (21.05%) Ajax
9 4 (21.05%) XSLT
9 4 (21.05%) Middleware
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE
10 3 (15.79%) JSON
10 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (10.53%) LINQ
11 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Data Entry
3 6 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) EAI
4 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.53%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) IBM