The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 113 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.050% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 0.29% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Average daily rate
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£394 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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 Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
311 345 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.92% 17.13% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 186 183
Average daily rate £370 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £41.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MSBuild
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MSBuild Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MSBuild
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 £413 -
MSBuild
South East

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) NuGet
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft