The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 527 514 499
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 62 63 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 34
Average daily rate
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£420 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £340 £369
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £25.50 £57.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.65% +325.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £36.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £57.50 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £57.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-55.65% +325.92%
Build Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
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 England

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -22 21 £425 +14.22% 1
London +28 19 £375 +66.66% 5
North East -22 6 - -
South West -6 5 £313 -
East of England -9 4 £211 -47.18%
Yorkshire -28 3 - -
West Midlands -3 1 - -
North West -33 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 84 (57.14%) Windows
2 43 (29.25%) Microsoft
3 40 (27.21%) Security Cleared
4 39 (26.53%) Linux
5 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
5 29 (19.73%) Windows 7
6 27 (18.37%) VMware
6 27 (18.37%) Red Hat
7 24 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (15.65%) SC Cleared
9 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (14.97%) Jenkins
10 21 (14.29%) Migration
11 20 (13.61%) SCCM
11 20 (13.61%) DNS
12 19 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
12 19 (12.93%) Server Building
13 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
13 18 (12.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (10.88%) SQL
14 16 (10.88%) DHCP
14 16 (10.88%) Tomcat
14 16 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.20%) Java
15 15 (10.20%) Middleware
15 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (9.52%) MCSE
16 14 (9.52%) Agile Software Development

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (10.88%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.80%) JBoss
2 10 (6.80%) Confluence
3 9 (6.12%) IIS
3 9 (6.12%) Apache
4 6 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.72%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.04%) FileNet
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.36%) Documentum
7 2 (1.36%) Lync
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Office
2 6 (4.08%) Maya
3 5 (3.40%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Documaker
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) PaaS
2 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.61%) DNS
2 16 (10.88%) DHCP
3 9 (6.12%) SSL
4 8 (5.44%) Firewall
5 6 (4.08%) HTTP
5 6 (4.08%) LAN
6 5 (3.40%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.72%) LDAP
8 3 (2.04%) ADSL
8 3 (2.04%) VPN
8 3 (2.04%) SAN
8 3 (2.04%) VoIP
8 3 (2.04%) WAN
8 3 (2.04%) Wireless
8 3 (2.04%) MPLS
8 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.04%) Network Security
9 2 (1.36%) DMZ
9 2 (1.36%) Intranet
9 2 (1.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.48%) MySQL
3 8 (5.44%) WhereScape RED
4 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.16%) JIRA
4 10 (6.80%) Maven
5 9 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.44%) CruiseControl
6 8 (5.44%) MSBuild
7 7 (4.76%) Hudson
8 6 (4.08%) Subversion
9 5 (3.40%) Ant
10 4 (2.72%) StarTeam
10 4 (2.72%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.36%) Selenium
11 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.36%) JUnit
11 2 (1.36%) MSI
11 2 (1.36%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.68%) AdminStudio
12 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 11 (7.48%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Games
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Law
5 2 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.20%) Middleware
2 8 (5.44%) .NET
3 5 (3.40%) Web Services
4 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.04%) Software Packaging
5 3 (2.04%) LAMP
5 3 (2.04%) XML
5 3 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.36%) HTML
6 2 (1.36%) EJB
7 1 (0.68%) JDBC
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.68%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.68%) DHTML
7 1 (0.68%) ADO
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.68%) XSL
7 1 (0.68%) ActiveX
7 1 (0.68%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.40%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.40%) EPoS
3 5 (3.40%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Replication
4 3 (2.04%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.04%) DataPower
4 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.36%) User Experience
5 2 (1.36%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 84 (57.14%) Windows
2 39 (26.53%) Linux
3 29 (19.73%) Windows 7
4 24 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.80%) UNIX
7 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.08%) AIX
10 2 (1.36%) Solaris
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.36%) Debian
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.29%) Migration
2 19 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (12.93%) Server Building
3 14 (9.52%) DevOps
3 14 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (8.84%) Change Control
5 11 (7.48%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.44%) Workflow
6 8 (5.44%) Load Balancing
7 7 (4.76%) Validation
7 7 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.08%) Game Development
8 6 (4.08%) ITIL
9 5 (3.40%) Release Management
10 4 (2.72%) Integration Testing
10 4 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.04%) Project Management
11 3 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.04%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
2 16 (10.88%) SQL
3 15 (10.20%) Java
4 10 (6.80%) C#
4 10 (6.80%) Python
5 6 (4.08%) VBScript
5 6 (4.08%) C++
5 6 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.08%) Perl
5 6 (4.08%) PHP
6 5 (3.40%) XAML
6 5 (3.40%) Lua
7 4 (2.72%) C
8 3 (2.04%) VB
8 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.36%) VB6
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.68%) Jython
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (27.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.52%) MCSE
5 11 (7.48%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.04%) CCNA
6 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.36%) CCVP
7 2 (1.36%) MCITP
7 2 (1.36%) Degree
8 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.68%) MCSA
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.48%) vSphere
3 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.72%) Varnish
6 4 (2.72%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.36%) Docker
7 2 (1.36%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.68%) vCloud
8 1 (0.68%) KVM
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.68%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 20 (13.61%) SCCM
2 18 (12.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.80%) Puppet
4 4 (2.72%) yum
4 4 (2.72%) WSUS
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.68%) Ansible
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 43 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.37%) Red Hat
2 27 (18.37%) VMware
3 13 (8.84%) Cisco
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle
5 8 (5.44%) AppSense
5 8 (5.44%) Greenplum
5 8 (5.44%) Tableau
6 7 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.76%) HP
6 7 (4.76%) Citrix
7 6 (4.08%) Perforce
8 5 (3.40%) IBM
9 4 (2.72%) Wyse
9 4 (2.72%) F5
10 3 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.04%) Axway
10 3 (2.04%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.04%) Siebel
10 3 (2.04%) Sun
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