The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Microsoft Enterprise Library skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Enterprise Library over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Enterprise Library
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 - 595
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 17 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% - 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% - 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 10
Median daily rate £393 - £369
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13230 14037 13127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.70% 28.26% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9187 9869 8617
Median daily rate £425 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 210 170
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Microsoft Enterprise Library as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in England

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in England

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Enterprise Library in England

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in England

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 15 £393 - 1
London - 1 £538 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Microsoft Enterprise Library
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft Enterprise Library.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (95.24%) MVC
2 20 (95.24%) WCF
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (80.95%) ADO.NET
4 17 (80.95%) WPF
4 17 (80.95%) Unit Testing
5 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (76.19%) Oracle
5 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (71.43%) MSBuild
6 15 (71.43%) Caliburn.Micro
6 15 (71.43%) Prototyping
6 15 (71.43%) MVVM
6 15 (71.43%) Moq
6 15 (71.43%) SQL
6 15 (71.43%) VB.NET
6 15 (71.43%) Client/Server
6 15 (71.43%) WinForms
6 15 (71.43%) LINQ
6 15 (71.43%) ReSharper
6 15 (71.43%) NUnit
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (71.43%) Moq
2 15 (71.43%) MSBuild
2 15 (71.43%) NUnit
2 15 (71.43%) ReSharper
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) MSTest
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 15 (71.43%) WinForms Developer
3 15 (71.43%) WPF Developer
4 13 (61.90%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Developer
5 10 (47.62%) WCF Developer
6 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (19.05%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (19.05%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (14.29%) CRM Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) WCF
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (80.95%) ADO.NET
4 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (80.95%) WPF
5 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (71.43%) Caliburn.Micro
6 15 (71.43%) LINQ
6 15 (71.43%) WinForms
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) jQuery
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) Middleware
9 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
9 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) MVC
2 17 (80.95%) Unit Testing
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (71.43%) MVVM
4 15 (71.43%) Prototyping
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Telerik