Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for MSBuild skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSBuild over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft MSBuild
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.98% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Kent median daily rate - £375 -
South East median daily rate £476 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +26.87% - +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

MSBuild is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 121 104 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.44% 20.35% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 48
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £321 £296
90th Percentile £488 £425 £638
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing MSBuild as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in Kent

MSBuild
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MSBuild in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for MSBuild in Kent