The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 200 201 196
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 8 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.051% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.055% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £475 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £475 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £324 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.19% -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.17 - £13.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5390 5418 6450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 92.44% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 4014 4769
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 75 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -7.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Engineer across the City of London region.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Build Engineer across the City of London region.

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Build Engineer in their job title 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 with Build Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) CruiseControl
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) Perforce
4 4 (40.00%) Maya
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Game Development
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Lua
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) SSL

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Build Engineer in their job title 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 with Build Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maya
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Documaker
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) WhereScape RED
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SSDT
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) WiX
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
1 4 (40.00%) Game Development
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Revenue Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Lua
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
1 1 (10.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) yum
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Perforce
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) BMC
5 1 (10.00%) Greenplum
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau
5 1 (10.00%) WorldPay
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy