The first table below looks at the demand for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 11 July 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 London 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 400 357 398
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 6 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.19% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 34 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£301 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.02% +11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £355 £269
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +32.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21143 22043 24232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.79% 92.40% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14595 14981 15695
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 477 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +9 3 £475 +17.28% 3
Harrow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.22%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) Subversion
3 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 7 (19.44%) Puppet
4 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 7 (19.44%) Finance
5 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 6 (16.67%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Banking
6 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
6 5 (13.89%) Ant
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) Python
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) JIRA
7 4 (11.11%) Hudson
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Gradle
8 3 (8.33%) Dependency Management
8 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.33%) Confluence
8 3 (8.33%) Online Games

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.78%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Subversion
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (13.89%) Ant
6 4 (11.11%) JIRA
6 4 (11.11%) Hudson
7 3 (8.33%) Gradle
8 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.78%) JUnit
9 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (2.78%) JMeter
9 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
2 3 (8.33%) Flash
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) JRules
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.56%) WebCenter
3 2 (5.56%) OSGi
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
1 3 (8.33%) Online Games
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) SUSE
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (11.11%) DevOps
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) Workflow
3 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) BPMN
4 2 (5.56%) BDD
4 2 (5.56%) TDD
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) VCP5
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) Novell
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) webMethods
5 1 (2.78%) Remedy
5 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow