The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 590 546 525
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -21
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 39 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.98% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 34
Median daily rate £375 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £547 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSBuild
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8127 7011 6260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.29% 13.56% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4090
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 107 129
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.65 £50.00 £50.00
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 England

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in England

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in England

MSBuild
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSBuild across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

MSBuild Daily Rate Histogram in England

MSBuild
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSBuild across the England region.

MSBuild Hourly Rate Trend in England

MSBuild
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 MSBuild within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -21 21 £550 +37.50% 14
South East -8 12 £366 +6.93% 3
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £350 - 1
South West +3 1 - -
North West - 1 £320 -
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MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 England region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 66 (72.53%) .NET
2 59 (64.84%) C#
3 51 (56.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (50.55%) DevOps
5 45 (49.45%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (47.25%) PowerShell
7 38 (41.76%) Jenkins
8 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
9 36 (39.56%) TeamCity
10 34 (37.36%) SQL Server
11 33 (36.26%) Git (software)
11 33 (36.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (34.07%) Windows
12 31 (34.07%) Finance
13 27 (29.67%) Puppet
13 27 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
13 27 (29.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (27.47%) SQL
15 22 (24.18%) NuGet
15 22 (24.18%) Ansible
15 22 (24.18%) Docker
16 21 (23.08%) Configuration Management
16 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
17 19 (20.88%) Visual Studio
18 18 (19.78%) Splunk
18 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
18 18 (19.78%) JIRA
18 18 (19.78%) TDD
18 18 (19.78%) Windows Server

MSBuild
Top Related 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 12 (13.19%) IIS
2 8 (8.79%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
5 1 (1.10%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.58%) PaaS
3 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.30%) IaaS
6 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) MySQL
5 2 (2.20%) OLTP
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (56.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (41.76%) Jenkins
3 36 (39.56%) TeamCity
4 33 (36.26%) Git (software)
5 22 (24.18%) NuGet
6 19 (20.88%) Visual Studio
7 18 (19.78%) JIRA
8 17 (18.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (16.48%) Artifactory
9 15 (16.48%) NUnit
10 10 (10.99%) SpecFlow
11 7 (7.69%) CruiseControl
12 6 (6.59%) Subversion
13 5 (5.49%) Gradle
13 5 (5.49%) Vagrant
14 4 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (4.40%) Moq
14 4 (4.40%) WiX
15 3 (3.30%) FitNesse
15 3 (3.30%) TestComplete
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Banking
3 9 (9.89%) Front Office
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.49%) Back Office
6 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.20%) Retail
8 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) Build Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) .NET Developer
4 15 (16.48%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Build Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.59%) WPF Developer
10 5 (5.49%) C# WPF Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Senior DevOps
11 4 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
11 4 (4.40%) Azure Architect
11 4 (4.40%) Azure DevOps
11 4 (4.40%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (72.53%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
3 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (15.38%) WCF
5 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.89%) jQuery
7 9 (9.89%) WPF
8 8 (8.79%) Entity Framework
8 8 (8.79%) LINQ
9 7 (7.69%) CSS
9 7 (7.69%) HTML
9 7 (7.69%) SOAP
10 6 (6.59%) NHibernate
10 6 (6.59%) WinForms
11 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (5.49%) REST
12 4 (4.40%) JSON
12 4 (4.40%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (5.49%) Fixed Income
2 5 (5.49%) Swaptions
3 3 (3.30%) Clustering
3 3 (3.30%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) AS400
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Derivative
5 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.10%) iSeries
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.07%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Windows Server
3 14 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Unix
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.55%) DevOps
2 45 (49.45%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (29.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 18 (19.78%) TDD
7 16 (17.58%) Migration
8 15 (16.48%) Build Automation
8 15 (16.48%) MVC
9 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.19%) BDD
11 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.79%) Scrum
12 8 (8.79%) SDLC
13 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.59%) MVVM
15 5 (5.49%) Investment Management
15 5 (5.49%) Performance Testing
15 5 (5.49%) SOA
15 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.84%) C#
2 43 (47.25%) PowerShell
3 25 (27.47%) SQL
4 16 (17.58%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) C++
6 13 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 12 (13.19%) Bash Shell
8 11 (12.09%) Ruby
9 10 (10.99%) Bourne shell
9 10 (10.99%) Java
9 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
9 10 (10.99%) Perl
10 9 (9.89%) Korn
11 8 (8.79%) XAML
12 7 (7.69%) VB.NET
13 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.10%) C
14 1 (1.10%) Delphi
14 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.10%) EMIR
System Software
1 22 (24.18%) Docker
2 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (29.67%) Puppet
2 22 (24.18%) Ansible
3 6 (6.59%) Nagios
4 4 (4.40%) Icinga
4 4 (4.40%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (4.40%) logstash
5 3 (3.30%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.30%) SCOM
6 2 (2.20%) MOM
7 1 (1.10%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.10%) Scalr
7 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) Splunk
3 6 (6.59%) AppDynamics
3 6 (6.59%) Perforce
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle
4 5 (5.49%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.30%) Twitter
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.10%) ATG
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) Seapine
7 1 (1.10%) Serena
7 1 (1.10%) VMware
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