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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 520 507 473
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 65 69 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 34
Average daily rate
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£366 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £184 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £359
% change year-on-year
+8.51% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 7
Average hourly rate £11.17 - £13.50
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 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
47724 45773 43200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.49% 92.58% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30889 28241 25946
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 1778 1846 1974
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 3 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 3 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 3 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 24 £425 +18.05% 1
London -8 11 £338 +23.40% 2
North East -13 9 - -
East of England -14 6 £211 -47.18% 1
North West -15 5 - -
South West +1 3 £165 - 1
Yorkshire -19 3 £118 -57.65%
West Midlands +6 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 95 (60.90%) Windows
2 49 (31.41%) Security Cleared
3 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
4 42 (26.92%) Linux
5 32 (20.51%) Windows 7
6 31 (19.87%) SC Cleared
7 30 (19.23%) VMware
8 27 (17.31%) Red Hat
9 25 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (15.38%) SCCM
10 24 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 23 (14.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (14.10%) Migration
13 21 (13.46%) DNS
14 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
14 20 (12.82%) Jenkins
15 19 (12.18%) Server Building
15 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (12.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 19 (12.18%) Middleware
16 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
17 17 (10.90%) C#
17 17 (10.90%) DHCP
18 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
19 15 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
20 14 (8.97%) Cisco
20 14 (8.97%) SQL
20 14 (8.97%) Configuration Management
20 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 10 (6.41%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.77%) IIS
3 8 (5.13%) Apache
4 7 (4.49%) Confluence
5 5 (3.21%) JBoss
5 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.92%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.92%) FileNet
8 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.28%) Lync
8 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Office
2 6 (3.85%) Maya
3 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Documaker
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) SaaS
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.28%) PaaS
4 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.46%) DNS
2 17 (10.90%) DHCP
3 9 (5.77%) Firewall
4 8 (5.13%) SSL
5 5 (3.21%) HTTP
5 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.21%) LAN
6 4 (2.56%) VoIP
6 4 (2.56%) LDAP
7 3 (1.92%) ADSL
7 3 (1.92%) WAN
7 3 (1.92%) VPN
7 3 (1.92%) SAN
7 3 (1.92%) Wireless
7 3 (1.92%) Network Security
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.92%) MPLS
7 3 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) WhereScape RED
3 10 (6.41%) MySQL
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.05%) Maven
3 11 (7.05%) JIRA
4 10 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.77%) MSBuild
6 8 (5.13%) Artifactory
6 8 (5.13%) CruiseControl
7 7 (4.49%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.21%) Subversion
10 3 (1.92%) InstallShield
10 3 (1.92%) Hudson
10 3 (1.92%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.92%) NuGet
11 2 (1.28%) MSI
11 2 (1.28%) Selenium
11 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.28%) StarTeam
11 2 (1.28%) JUnit
General
1 13 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Games
3 4 (2.56%) Banking
3 4 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Law
5 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Military
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.18%) Middleware
2 13 (8.33%) .NET
3 7 (4.49%) Web Services
4 5 (3.21%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.92%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.92%) LAMP
5 3 (1.92%) XML
5 3 (1.92%) XSL
5 3 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.28%) EJB
6 2 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.28%) Spring
7 1 (0.64%) XMPP
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.64%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.64%) JDBC
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.64%) JMS
7 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.21%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.21%) EPoS
3 5 (3.21%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.56%) Replication
4 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.92%) DataPower
6 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.28%) User Experience
6 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
7 1 (0.64%) IPTV
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Life Science
7 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 95 (60.90%) Windows
2 42 (26.92%) Linux
3 32 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 23 (14.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.77%) UNIX
9 7 (4.49%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.85%) AIX
11 5 (3.21%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.92%) Solaris
13 2 (1.28%) Debian
13 2 (1.28%) CentOS
14 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (14.10%) Migration
3 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.18%) Server Building
4 14 (8.97%) Configuration Management
5 13 (8.33%) Change Control
6 11 (7.05%) DevOps
7 10 (6.41%) Workflow
8 7 (4.49%) Validation
8 7 (4.49%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.49%) Release Management
8 7 (4.49%) Test Automation
9 6 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 6 (3.85%) Game Development
10 5 (3.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.56%) ITIL
11 4 (2.56%) Open Source
12 3 (1.92%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 17 (10.90%) C#
3 14 (8.97%) SQL
4 9 (5.77%) Java
4 9 (5.77%) Python
5 7 (4.49%) Perl
5 7 (4.49%) PHP
6 6 (3.85%) C++
7 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.21%) Lua
8 4 (2.56%) C
8 4 (2.56%) XAML
8 4 (2.56%) VBScript
9 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.64%) Jython
11 1 (0.64%) VB6
11 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (31.41%) Security Cleared
2 31 (19.87%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (8.33%) MCSE
4 13 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.92%) CCNA
7 2 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.28%) CCVP
7 2 (1.28%) Degree
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.64%) MCITP
8 1 (0.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.77%) vSphere
4 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.56%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.92%) Varnish
7 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.28%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.28%) KVM
8 2 (1.28%) Docker
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
9 1 (0.64%) vCloud
9 1 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (15.38%) SCCM
2 19 (12.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (5.77%) Puppet
4 8 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.92%) yum
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.92%) WSUS
6 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (19.23%) VMware
3 27 (17.31%) Red Hat
4 14 (8.97%) Cisco
5 12 (7.69%) Greenplum
5 12 (7.69%) Tableau
6 9 (5.77%) HP
7 7 (4.49%) Oracle
7 7 (4.49%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.49%) AppSense
7 7 (4.49%) Perforce
8 6 (3.85%) Red Gate
9 5 (3.21%) F5
9 5 (3.21%) Citrix
10 4 (2.56%) IBM
10 4 (2.56%) Wyse
11 3 (1.92%) Intel
11 3 (1.92%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.92%) Axway
11 3 (1.92%) Atlassian