The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 499 422 481
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +59
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 91 81 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 50
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £189 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.35 £13.71 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £12.68 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £14.74 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Build Engineer
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -31 29 £400 +23.07% 1
South East -9 17 £425 +80.85% 3
East of England -16 14 £270 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -9 12 £120 -
East Midlands -8 4 £348 -
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 102 (60.71%) Windows
2 62 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 41 (24.40%) Windows 7
4 37 (22.02%) Security Cleared
5 32 (19.05%) VMware
6 31 (18.45%) Linux
6 31 (18.45%) Active Directory
7 30 (17.86%) .NET
8 29 (17.26%) PowerShell
9 28 (16.67%) SCCM
10 27 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (15.48%) SC Cleared
11 26 (15.48%) ITIL
12 23 (13.69%) Release Management
13 22 (13.10%) Maven
13 22 (13.10%) Change Control
13 22 (13.10%) Red Hat
14 21 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (12.50%) Finance
14 21 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 20 (11.90%) HP
16 19 (11.31%) SQL
16 19 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (11.31%) Subversion
17 17 (10.12%) C#
17 17 (10.12%) Shell Script
17 17 (10.12%) Configuration Management
18 16 (9.52%) IBM
18 16 (9.52%) Migration
18 16 (9.52%) Java

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (6.55%) IIS
2 5 (2.98%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.98%) Apache
3 4 (2.38%) Confluence
4 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) IaaS
1 1 (0.60%) GitHub
1 1 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.52%) SAN
2 15 (8.93%) DNS
3 10 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.36%) Firewall
4 9 (5.36%) VPN
5 7 (4.17%) Wireless
6 5 (2.98%) Intranet
6 5 (2.98%) DHCP
7 3 (1.79%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.19%) 3G
9 1 (0.60%) X.400
9 1 (0.60%) X.500
9 1 (0.60%) Extranet
9 1 (0.60%) DMZ
9 1 (0.60%) SMTP
9 1 (0.60%) SNMP
9 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) SSDT
3 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (13.10%) Maven
2 21 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.31%) Subversion
4 15 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.93%) Jenkins
5 13 (7.74%) MSBuild
6 12 (7.14%) Gradle
7 10 (5.95%) Ant
7 10 (5.95%) TeamCity
8 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
9 8 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.76%) NuGet
9 8 (4.76%) Artifactory
10 7 (4.17%) Hudson
10 7 (4.17%) MSI
11 6 (3.57%) InstallShield
12 5 (2.98%) JIRA
13 3 (1.79%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Banking
3 6 (3.57%) French Language
4 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.38%) Games
5 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.86%) .NET
2 10 (5.95%) Middleware
2 10 (5.95%) Application Packaging
3 9 (5.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.38%) Flash
4 4 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.38%) Software Packaging
4 4 (2.38%) Apache Flex
5 3 (1.79%) MCollective
5 3 (1.79%) OSGi
6 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.19%) XML
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.60%) JRules
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.60%) RESTful
7 1 (0.60%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.60%) XSL
7 1 (0.60%) SOAP
7 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.98%) Firmware
2 4 (2.38%) Online Games
3 3 (1.79%) NHS
4 2 (1.19%) EPoS
4 2 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.60%) PKI
5 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.60%) Social Network
5 1 (0.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.60%) DataPower
5 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) DTV
5 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 102 (60.71%) Windows
2 41 (24.40%) Windows 7
3 31 (18.45%) Linux
4 27 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (7.74%) UNIX
6 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.14%) SUSE
8 10 (5.95%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.95%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.38%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.79%) AIX
12 2 (1.19%) Solaris
13 1 (0.60%) Android
13 1 (0.60%) CentOS
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.48%) ITIL
2 23 (13.69%) Release Management
3 22 (13.10%) Change Control
4 19 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (10.12%) Configuration Management
6 16 (9.52%) Migration
7 11 (6.55%) Performance Management
8 9 (5.36%) ITSM
8 9 (5.36%) Service Management
9 8 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.76%) PRINCE
9 8 (4.76%) Product Management
9 8 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.17%) Automation Testing
10 7 (4.17%) Dependency Management
10 7 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.17%) Change Management
11 5 (2.98%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.26%) PowerShell
2 19 (11.31%) SQL
3 17 (10.12%) C#
3 17 (10.12%) Shell Script
4 16 (9.52%) Java
5 12 (7.14%) VB
6 5 (2.98%) Ruby
6 5 (2.98%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.98%) Perl
6 5 (2.98%) Python
7 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.19%) VBScript
8 2 (1.19%) VB6
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (22.02%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.36%) ISEB
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.76%) PMP
4 8 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.76%) MCSE
4 8 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) Degree
5 3 (1.79%) MCP
6 2 (1.19%) MCITP
7 1 (0.60%) VCP5
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 31 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.76%) XenServer
4 4 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) Squid
6 1 (0.60%) qmail
6 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (16.67%) SCCM
2 12 (7.14%) Puppet
3 9 (5.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 9 (5.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (4.76%) WSUS
5 7 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.38%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.79%) Nagios
8 2 (1.19%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.60%) Ansible
9 1 (0.60%) SCOM
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.05%) VMware
3 22 (13.10%) Red Hat
4 20 (11.90%) HP
5 16 (9.52%) IBM
6 11 (6.55%) Novell
7 9 (5.36%) Remedy
8 8 (4.76%) Citrix
9 7 (4.17%) Red Gate
9 7 (4.17%) Symantec
9 7 (4.17%) CA
10 4 (2.38%) Informatica
10 4 (2.38%) Oracle
10 4 (2.38%) JBoss
10 4 (2.38%) Veeam
11 3 (1.79%) Dell
11 3 (1.79%) Siebel
12 2 (1.19%) NetApp
12 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.19%) Borland
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