The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - 120 106
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.16% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.83% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £408
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSBuild
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
253 219 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.50% 8.69% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 100
Median daily rate £413 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MSBuild as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSBuild across the Berkshire region.

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MSBuild
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSBuild 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Build Automation
2 6 (85.71%) NuGet
2 6 (85.71%) Artifactory
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Artifactory
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) NuGet
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Build Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Build Automation
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft