The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 48 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.96% 1.85% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSBuild
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
102 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.41% 18.82% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 48 37
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) Perforce
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
1 17 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 17 (100.00%) PaaS
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 17 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (100.00%) Ansible
1 17 (100.00%) Docker
1 17 (100.00%) Microservices
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 17 (100.00%) Gradle
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (94.12%) Puppet
3 10 (58.82%) CMake
4 8 (47.06%) Build Automation
4 8 (47.06%) TestComplete
5 6 (35.29%) Node.js
5 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) QA
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 17 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (100.00%) Gradle
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
1 17 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 17 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 10 (58.82%) CMake
3 8 (47.06%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Build Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Build Automation Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
1 6 (35.29%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) Microservices
1 17 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Build Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Ansible
1 17 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (94.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Perforce