The first table below looks at the demand for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.62% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £342 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.41% 6.16% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 18
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £414 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
MSBuild
South East

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MSBuild
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MSBuild Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MSBuild
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) TestComplete
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center