The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Manager
Rank 382 416 366
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Build Manager 20 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.037% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.040% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 17
Average daily rate
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£525 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21339 22648 19961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15381 15601 13363
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Build Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Build Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Build Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Build Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Build Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Build Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Build Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Build Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Build Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) Banking
3 16 (55.17%) Release Management
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (34.48%) Control-M
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) MSBuild
9 7 (24.14%) TDD
9 7 (24.14%) IBM
10 6 (20.69%) .NET
10 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
10 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.24%) Build Automation
11 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
11 5 (17.24%) WiX
12 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 4 (13.79%) Subversion
12 4 (13.79%) IIS
12 4 (13.79%) C#
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
13 3 (10.34%) MSI
13 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (10.34%) SAP BI

Build Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) SAP Portal
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MSBuild
2 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) WiX
4 4 (13.79%) Subversion
5 3 (10.34%) MSI
5 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (10.34%) NUnit
6 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.90%) Build Forge
6 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (58.62%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Release Management
2 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Build Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.45%) Web Design
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) XAML
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) ABAP
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Control-M
2 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus