The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 101 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 17 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 0.67% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.72% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Average daily rate
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£390 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+26.54% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £8.68 - £10.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.63 £13.25 £11.25
% change year-on-year
+108.49% +17.77%
Build Engineer
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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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1951 1533 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.87% 93.82% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 912 923
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 122 163
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -34.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 24 (64.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 22 (59.46%) DV Cleared
4 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (29.73%) DNS
8 10 (27.03%) HP
9 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
10 8 (21.62%) MS Office
11 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
11 7 (18.92%) Borland
11 7 (18.92%) SNMP
11 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (18.92%) SSL
11 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
11 7 (18.92%) Firewall
11 7 (18.92%) Firmware
11 7 (18.92%) Device Driver
11 7 (18.92%) VMware
11 7 (18.92%) StarTeam
11 7 (18.92%) SCCM
11 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
11 7 (18.92%) Software Distribution
11 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
12 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (16.22%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (16.22%) Puppet

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (8.11%) Lync
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) SSL
2 7 (18.92%) SNMP
2 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
3 6 (16.22%) X.400
3 6 (16.22%) X.500
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) SAN
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 2 (5.41%) FTP
6 2 (5.41%) HTTP
7 1 (2.70%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) StarTeam
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 5 (13.51%) Military
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Device Driver
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX
5 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) SUSE
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
1 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
1 7 (18.92%) Software Distribution
2 6 (16.22%) Validation
3 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Build Automation
4 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) VBScript
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 22 (59.46%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Firmware
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Docker
4 3 (8.11%) LXC
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (64.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (18.92%) SCCM
3 6 (16.22%) Puppet
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) HP
3 7 (18.92%) Borland
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) Altiris
6 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) EMC
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle
7 2 (5.41%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee
8 1 (2.70%) Lumension