The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Build Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Engineer
Rank 238 236 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 31 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 14
Median daily rate £337 £383 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.89% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.25 £11.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -37.94%
Build Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8365 9058 8542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.27% 94.70% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 5288 4621
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 426 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.37 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hampshire 0 18 £321 -10.90% 6
Oxfordshire +11 5 £375 -
Surrey - 4 £550 -
Berkshire -10 2 £475 +2.70% 2
Kent - 1 £488 -
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (31.25%) MSBuild
5 14 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (27.08%) Ansible
6 13 (27.08%) DevOps
6 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
7 12 (25.00%) SCCM
7 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (22.92%) JIRA
8 11 (22.92%) C#
8 11 (22.92%) .NET
9 10 (20.83%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) Linux
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Device Driver
9 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
9 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (18.75%) Build Automation
10 9 (18.75%) NuGet
10 9 (18.75%) Artifactory
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (18.75%) Firmware
10 9 (18.75%) SSL
10 9 (18.75%) SNMP
10 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.58%) Python

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) SNMP
1 9 (18.75%) SSL
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (31.25%) MSBuild
3 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (22.92%) JIRA
5 9 (18.75%) Artifactory
5 9 (18.75%) NuGet
6 5 (10.42%) Gradle
6 5 (10.42%) NUnit
6 5 (10.42%) SpecFlow
6 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.25%) CMake
7 3 (6.25%) TestComplete
7 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.17%) StarTeam
8 2 (4.17%) Subversion
8 2 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
9 1 (2.08%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Device Driver
1 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (27.08%) DevOps
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
4 9 (18.75%) Build Automation
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Microservices
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Validation
9 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.17%) Migration
9 2 (4.17%) SDLC
10 1 (2.08%) Issue Tracking
10 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.08%) Open Source
10 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
10 1 (2.08%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) VBScript
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Firmware
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) Docker
4 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Ansible
2 12 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (25.00%) SCCM
3 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Perforce
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Borland
4 3 (6.25%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Lumension
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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