Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West London 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 18 February 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
London > West London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +122
Contract jobs citing MSBuild 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 0.23% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
West London median daily rate £550 - -
London median daily rate £500 £445 £560
% change year-on-year +12.42% -20.62% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 West London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 473 274 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 21.54% 16.49% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 205 308
West London median daily rate £518 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.61% -2.22% +18.42%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £274
90th Percentile £585 £538 £538
London median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
West London median hourly rate £56.25 £29.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.06% -21.70% +1.33%
10th Percentile £44.13 £19.43 £36.40
90th Percentile £67.38 £41.08 £39.20
London median hourly rate £41.41 £47.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -11.89% +25.33% -11.76%

MSBuild
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

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

Job vacancy trend for MSBuild in West London

MSBuild
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MSBuild in West London

MSBuild
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MSBuild in West London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MSBuild in West London

MSBuild
Contract Job Locations in West London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSBuild within the West London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hillingdon - 4 £575 -
Richmond upon Thames - 1 £460 - 2
MSBuild
London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MSBuild also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West London region with a requirement for MSBuild.

1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering

MSBuild
Co-occurring IT Skills in West London 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 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Transformation
1 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) LINQ
1 4 (80.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) XAML
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle