The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank 59 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 20 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.00% 1.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.85% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 124 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.43% 17.74% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 97 69
Median daily rate £450 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £47.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +17.28%
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 Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing MSBuild as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MSBuild across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MSBuild Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford - 17 £375 -
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
MSBuild
South East

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 20 (100.00%) Python
1 20 (100.00%) Perforce
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 18 (90.00%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (90.00%) NUnit
2 18 (90.00%) PaaS
2 18 (90.00%) SpecFlow
2 18 (90.00%) Gradle
2 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (90.00%) Ansible
2 18 (90.00%) Docker
2 18 (90.00%) Microservices
2 18 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 18 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (80.00%) Puppet
4 11 (55.00%) CMake
5 9 (45.00%) TestComplete
6 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
7 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (35.00%) Node.js
7 7 (35.00%) Web Development
7 7 (35.00%) QA
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (10.00%) Relational Database

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (90.00%) Cloud Computing
1 18 (90.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 18 (90.00%) Gradle
2 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (90.00%) NUnit
2 18 (90.00%) SpecFlow
3 11 (55.00%) CMake
4 9 (45.00%) TestComplete
5 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.00%) NuGet
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.00%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Build Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Build Automation Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Release Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Build Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 18 (90.00%) Microservices
2 18 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 7 (35.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) C++/CLI
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Docker
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Ansible
1 18 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (80.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Perforce
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware