The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Build Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Engineer
Rank 114 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 30 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Median daily rate £330 - £276
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 - £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £276
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +17.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-51.92% +60.49%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2784 2894 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.11% 95.42% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 1539 1333
Median daily rate £375 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 98 77
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £40.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Build Engineer in the job title.

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 13 £410 -
Renfrewshire - 8 £310 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Build Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) SNMP
5 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (30.00%) Unix
6 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (30.00%) Server Building
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (30.00%) DevOps
7 8 (26.67%) Build Automation
8 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (23.33%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (23.33%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (23.33%) StarTeam
8 7 (23.33%) Altiris
8 7 (23.33%) Replication
8 7 (23.33%) Windows
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) FTP
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
1 6 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SNMP
2 7 (23.33%) DHCP
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) FTP
3 3 (10.00%) SSL
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (23.33%) StarTeam
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (23.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps
1 9 (30.00%) Server Building
2 8 (26.67%) Build Automation
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Python
1 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
3 7 (23.33%) CCNP
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) Netcool
2 7 (23.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Altiris
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam