The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
England / London
Rank 380 395 380
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 27 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.66% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 19
Median daily rate £475 £551 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.71% +19.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £438 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £642 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £275 £388
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -29.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3436 3171 3175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 15.03% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2506 2317 2369
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in London

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in London

MSBuild
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSBuild across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

MSBuild Daily Rate Histogram in London

MSBuild
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MSBuild Hourly Rate Trend in London

MSBuild
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -4 3 £450 -21.77% 2
MSBuild
England

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 44 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (76.79%) DevOps
3 41 (73.21%) PowerShell
4 40 (71.43%) .NET
5 39 (69.64%) SQL
6 37 (66.07%) TeamCity
7 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (55.36%) Finance
9 31 (55.36%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (50.00%) Puppet
10 28 (50.00%) Banking
10 28 (50.00%) Configuration Management
11 27 (48.21%) Scrum
12 25 (44.64%) Windows
12 25 (44.64%) Hudson
12 25 (44.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (42.86%) C#
14 23 (41.07%) Ansible
14 23 (41.07%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
15 21 (37.50%) Open Source
16 19 (33.93%) IIS
17 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 14 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
18 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
19 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (21.43%) Microservices
20 11 (19.64%) Post-Production

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (33.93%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
1 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (66.07%) TeamCity
3 32 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (44.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (44.64%) Hudson
5 10 (17.86%) MSTest
6 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.14%) JIRA
7 4 (7.14%) NUnit
7 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.36%) WiX
9 2 (3.57%) NuGet
9 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.79%) Selenium
10 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 28 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Front Office
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
4 13 (23.21%) C# Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Finance Manager
6 8 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) DevOps Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Applications Manager
8 5 (8.93%) IT Finance Manager
8 5 (8.93%) IT Manager
9 4 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Operations Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Build Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) .NET
2 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (14.29%) HATEOAS
5 7 (12.50%) MSMQ
5 7 (12.50%) RESTful
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (5.36%) React
7 3 (5.36%) WCF
7 3 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.57%) WinForms
8 2 (3.57%) WPF
8 2 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (1.79%) AutoMapper
9 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Online Banking
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Fedora
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) DevOps
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 27 (48.21%) Scrum
6 21 (37.50%) Open Source
7 14 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (21.43%) Microservices
9 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.64%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (19.64%) Post-Production
9 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.86%) CQRS
10 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
10 10 (17.86%) SOLID
11 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
11 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.07%) TDD
12 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 5 (8.93%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) PowerShell
2 39 (69.64%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) Korn
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) R
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.79%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (50.00%) Puppet
2 23 (41.07%) Ansible
2 23 (41.07%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.79%) Solace
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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