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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.30% 1.09% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
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 Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.76% 21.74% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 30
Median daily rate £510 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
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 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 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perforce
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) CMake
3 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Server Building
5 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) CMake
4 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
5 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Build Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Build Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft