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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Enterprise Library
Rank 549 547 523
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 22 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.091% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 4
Average daily rate
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£369 £305 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% -15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+34.37% +10.34%
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
13557 13167 12846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 26.96% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9084 8265 8122
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 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 270 329
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 January 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 6 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 January 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 -22 8 £350 +14.75%
London +13 5 £356 +18.75%
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
City of London - - - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 25 (89.29%) WCF
4 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 18 (64.29%) HTML
6 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
7 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
8 15 (53.57%) IIS
8 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
8 15 (53.57%) CSS
8 15 (53.57%) MVC
9 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 14 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (46.43%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
10 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
10 13 (46.43%) CRM
11 7 (25.00%) NUnit
12 6 (21.43%) MQSeries
12 6 (21.43%) EAI
12 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 6 (21.43%) C#
12 6 (21.43%) SQL
13 5 (17.86%) HTML5
13 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (17.86%) jQuery
14 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
15 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (53.57%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) CRM Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Architect
6 6 (21.43%) CRM Architect
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) DBA
8 2 (7.14%) Senior DBA
8 2 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Silverlight Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
9 1 (3.57%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Architect
9 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) WCF
3 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 18 (64.29%) HTML
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (17.86%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) SOAP
9 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
9 2 (7.14%) Fluent NHibernate
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) MVC
2 13 (46.43%) CRM
3 6 (21.43%) EAI
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) MVVM
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
6 2 (7.14%) Database Security
6 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Telerik
2 2 (7.14%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau