The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 69 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% - 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% - 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £388 £336
% change year-on-year
-11.61% +15.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
MSBuild
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 84 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.73% 12.09% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 67
Average daily rate £375 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £277 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSBuild across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MSBuild also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSBuild.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MSBuild also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MSBuild. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) QUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft