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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Engineer
Rank 485 470 447
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 94 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 52
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £108 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +20.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £15.60 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £26.70 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.59 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +26.92%
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
46747 45310 39113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.35% 92.48% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29016 28316 22943
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
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 1851 1851 2012
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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
London +8 43 £375 -6.25% 3
South East -5 22 £360 -4.00% 2
North East -7 7 £265 -29.33%
East of England -9 7 £310 +14.81% 2
East Midlands -12 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -17 4 £223 +85.41%
West Midlands -13 3 £350 +225.58%
South West +10 2 £275 -38.88%
North West -17 2 - -
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 106 (64.63%) Windows
2 63 (38.41%) Security Cleared
3 43 (26.22%) Linux
4 42 (25.61%) Microsoft
5 40 (24.39%) SC Cleared
6 36 (21.95%) VMware
7 31 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (18.90%) Windows 7
7 31 (18.90%) Jenkins
8 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (18.29%) PowerShell
9 29 (17.68%) Active Directory
10 28 (17.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 25 (15.24%) SQL
12 24 (14.63%) SCCM
12 24 (14.63%) DV Cleared
13 23 (14.02%) Red Hat
14 22 (13.41%) .NET
14 22 (13.41%) C#
14 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (12.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (12.80%) SQL Server
16 19 (11.59%) Oracle
16 19 (11.59%) HP
16 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (10.98%) Middleware
18 17 (10.37%) Firewall
19 16 (9.76%) Configuration Management
20 15 (9.15%) UNIX

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (7.32%) IIS
2 8 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.66%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.05%) Apache
4 5 (3.05%) Confluence
4 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.44%) JBoss
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.22%) FileNet
7 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Office
2 6 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.05%) Maya
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.05%) SaaS
2 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.22%) PaaS
3 2 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.37%) Firewall
2 14 (8.54%) DNS
3 8 (4.88%) DHCP
4 7 (4.27%) SSL
5 5 (3.05%) LAN
5 5 (3.05%) VoIP
6 4 (2.44%) WAN
6 4 (2.44%) ADSL
6 4 (2.44%) Wireless
6 4 (2.44%) MPLS
6 4 (2.44%) X.400
6 4 (2.44%) X.500
6 4 (2.44%) VPN
7 3 (1.83%) HTTP
8 2 (1.22%) SNMP
8 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.22%) SMTP
8 2 (1.22%) LDAP
8 2 (1.22%) SAN
8 2 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.32%) WhereScape RED
3 9 (5.49%) MySQL
4 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.61%) SSDT
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 31 (18.90%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.54%) Subversion
4 13 (7.93%) MSI
5 12 (7.32%) Maven
5 12 (7.32%) JIRA
6 11 (6.71%) TeamCity
6 11 (6.71%) MSBuild
7 10 (6.10%) Git (software)
7 10 (6.10%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.27%) CruiseControl
8 7 (4.27%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.05%) Ant
9 5 (3.05%) ClearQuest
10 4 (2.44%) InstallShield
10 4 (2.44%) JUnit
10 4 (2.44%) ClearCase
10 4 (2.44%) Hudson
10 4 (2.44%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.83%) NuGet
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Games
3 4 (2.44%) Military
3 4 (2.44%) Banking
3 4 (2.44%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Law
5 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.41%) .NET
2 18 (10.98%) Middleware
3 8 (4.88%) XML
4 7 (4.27%) Web Services
5 6 (3.66%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.44%) XSL
7 3 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.83%) X-Windows
8 2 (1.22%) LAMP
8 2 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.22%) Spring
8 2 (1.22%) Software Packaging
8 2 (1.22%) WCF
8 2 (1.22%) ActiveX
8 2 (1.22%) DHTML
8 2 (1.22%) HTML
8 2 (1.22%) ADO
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.61%) EJB
9 1 (0.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.05%) Replication
2 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.83%) Open Source
5 2 (1.22%) DataPower
5 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.22%) User Experience
5 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.61%) Online Games
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) IPTV
6 1 (0.61%) Life Science
6 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.61%) EPoS
6 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (64.63%) Windows
2 43 (26.22%) Linux
3 31 (18.90%) Windows 7
4 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (12.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (9.15%) UNIX
8 10 (6.10%) Windows 8
9 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.49%) Windows Vista
10 8 (4.88%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.83%) AIX
11 3 (1.83%) Solaris
12 2 (1.22%) CentOS
13 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 14 (8.54%) Workflow
4 14 (8.54%) Migration
4 14 (8.54%) DevOps
5 11 (6.71%) Change Control
5 11 (6.71%) Integration Testing
6 10 (6.10%) Release Management
7 9 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (4.27%) Scrum
8 7 (4.27%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.66%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.05%) Game Development
10 5 (3.05%) SOA
10 5 (3.05%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.44%) Workflow Management
11 4 (2.44%) Automated Testing
11 4 (2.44%) ITIL
11 4 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.29%) PowerShell
2 25 (15.24%) SQL
3 22 (13.41%) C#
4 12 (7.32%) Python
5 9 (5.49%) C++
6 8 (4.88%) Java
7 7 (4.27%) Perl
8 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.05%) PHP
10 4 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.44%) VBScript
10 4 (2.44%) Lua
11 3 (1.83%) C
11 3 (1.83%) VB
11 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (1.22%) VBA
12 2 (1.22%) VB6
12 2 (1.22%) Ruby
12 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (38.41%) Security Cleared
2 40 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 24 (14.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.44%) MCSE
4 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.22%) Degree
6 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (17.68%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.71%) vSphere
4 5 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.44%) KVM
6 2 (1.22%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.22%) Firmware
6 2 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.61%) Varnish
7 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.61%) OCFS2
7 1 (0.61%) XenApp
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.61%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 28 (17.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 24 (14.63%) SCCM
3 9 (5.49%) Puppet
3 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.61%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.61%) yum
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 42 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.95%) VMware
3 23 (14.02%) Red Hat
4 19 (11.59%) Oracle
4 19 (11.59%) HP
5 12 (7.32%) Greenplum
5 12 (7.32%) Tableau
6 9 (5.49%) Lumension
6 9 (5.49%) McAfee
6 9 (5.49%) Cisco
7 6 (3.66%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.66%) Lotus
7 6 (3.66%) Perforce
7 6 (3.66%) Red Gate
7 6 (3.66%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.05%) F5
9 4 (2.44%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.83%) Borland
10 3 (1.83%) IBM
11 2 (1.22%) Business Objects
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