The table below looks at the statistics for MSBuild skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSBuild
Rank - - 83
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 116 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.61% 11.55% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 67 37
Average daily rate £388 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

MSBuild
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MSBuild Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MSBuild
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MSBuild Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

MSBuild
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Build and Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft