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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 616 579 567
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 3 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.043% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.16% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Average daily rate £575 £369 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.93% +20.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £538 £400
% change year-on-year
- +34.37%
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
14645 13650 13018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.47% 26.94% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10159 9124 8190
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 192 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 4 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 2 £575 +64.28% 1
London -9 2 £575 +61.40%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) HTML
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
6 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
6 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (56.25%) Front End Development
8 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (50.00%) HTML5
8 8 (50.00%) Node.js
8 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (37.50%) Time Management
11 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
11 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
11 5 (31.25%) WCF
12 4 (25.00%) CSS
12 4 (25.00%) OO
12 4 (25.00%) WPF
13 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
13 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
13 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
13 3 (18.75%) Banking

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Market Risk Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
5 5 (31.25%) WCF
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (12.50%) React
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Front End Development
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle