Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 882 879
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Enterprise Library 8 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.012% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 18
UK median daily rate £375 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Enterprise Library is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32706 32101 32482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.38% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23099 22264 22271
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 368 548
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.09 £15.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Enterprise Library as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Enterprise Library in the UK

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Top 3 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 6 £375 - 1
UK excluding London +39 6 £375 - 1
South East - 6 £375 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 with a requirement for Microsoft Enterprise Library.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Moq
2 6 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 6 (75.00%) Caliburn.Micro
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 6 (75.00%) WinForms
2 6 (75.00%) NUnit
2 6 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 6 (75.00%) ReSharper

Microsoft Enterprise Library
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Moq
1 6 (75.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (75.00%) NUnit
1 6 (75.00%) ReSharper
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (75.00%) Caliburn.Micro
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) WinForms
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft