The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSBuild
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
136 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.94% 7.61% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 37 35
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MSBuild
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft