The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for MSBuild skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MSBuild over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSBuild
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 62 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.18% - 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 92 78 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 16.61% 15.69% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 48
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £487 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £37.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +69.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing MSBuild as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in Oxfordshire

MSBuild
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSBuild 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 24 March 2017. 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 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 - 1 - -
MSBuild
South East

MSBuild
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft