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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 194 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.034% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.037% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Average daily rate
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£435 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £340 £369
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £57.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-55.65% +325.92%
Build Engineer
London

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
5002 5361 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.21% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 3876 4904
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
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 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
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 28 August 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 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Game Development
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) Games
5 4 (36.36%) Perforce
5 4 (36.36%) Maya
5 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
5 4 (36.36%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Lua
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) yum

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maya
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Documaker
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) DMZ
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) Extranet
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) WhereScape RED
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Hudson
5 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) WebCenter
2 1 (9.09%) EJB
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
1 4 (36.36%) Game Development
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Lua
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) Jython
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Varnish
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) PowerHA
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) yum
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Perforce
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Intel
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
5 1 (9.09%) Tableau
5 1 (9.09%) WorldPay