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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Engineer
Rank 121 135 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 4 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.062% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.065% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 20
Median daily rate £500 £325 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £371 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +9.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.25 £25.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-55.88% -42.69%
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
2145 3085 2584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.91% 95.01% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1603 1321
Median daily rate £350 £371 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 50
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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
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 30 August 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 +5 3 £500 +53.84%
Fife - 1 - -
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
5 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (31.43%) Build Automation
6 11 (31.43%) DevOps
6 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
6 11 (31.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (28.57%) Python
7 10 (28.57%) Unix
7 10 (28.57%) HP
7 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
8 9 (25.71%) Server Building
8 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.86%) Disclosure Scotland
10 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (20.00%) DNS
10 7 (20.00%) DHCP

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 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) DHCP
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
1 7 (20.00%) SNMP
2 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) FTP
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) SMS
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Ant
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (8.57%) StarTeam
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
3 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (20.00%) Replication
4 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Unix
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (31.43%) Build Automation
1 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
1 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 9 (25.71%) Server Building
3 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) SDLC
4 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Ticket Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Validation
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
2 10 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) VCAP
4 2 (5.71%) VCP6
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
4 2 (5.71%) Docker
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (17.14%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) HP Fortify
4 3 (8.57%) Netcool
5 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) vRealize
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Altiris
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security