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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Engineer
Rank 230 247 207
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 12 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 25
Median daily rate £333 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £310 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £384 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.76% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £22.81
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -38.63%
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
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +11 9 £315 -7.35%
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £250 -
Build Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
2 27 (41.54%) Ansible
3 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 20 (30.77%) Windows
4 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
4 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (29.23%) PaaS
4 19 (29.23%) MSBuild
4 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
5 18 (27.69%) Gradle
5 18 (27.69%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (27.69%) SpecFlow
5 18 (27.69%) Test Automation
5 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (27.69%) TeamCity
5 18 (27.69%) Performance Testing
5 18 (27.69%) Python
5 18 (27.69%) Perforce
5 18 (27.69%) NUnit
5 18 (27.69%) Docker
5 18 (27.69%) Microservices
5 18 (27.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (26.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 17 (26.15%) Puppet
7 15 (23.08%) DV Cleared
8 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
9 13 (20.00%) SCCM
9 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 13 (20.00%) VMware
10 12 (18.46%) Linux

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 7 (10.77%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) Documentum
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) PaaS
2 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SNMP
1 10 (15.38%) SSL
1 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.15%) DHCP
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
2 19 (29.23%) MSBuild
3 18 (27.69%) Gradle
3 18 (27.69%) NUnit
3 18 (27.69%) SpecFlow
3 18 (27.69%) TeamCity
4 11 (16.92%) CMake
5 9 (13.85%) TestComplete
6 5 (7.69%) Subversion
7 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.62%) JUnit
8 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.08%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.54%) StarTeam
10 1 (1.54%) WiX
General
1 1 (1.54%) Banking
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
1 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) XML
2 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
2 7 (10.77%) Node.js
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Device Driver
1 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.15%) Solaris
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (27.69%) Continuous Delivery
2 18 (27.69%) Microservices
2 18 (27.69%) Performance Testing
2 18 (27.69%) Test Automation
3 11 (16.92%) Software Delivery
4 10 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 9 (13.85%) DevOps
6 7 (10.77%) Web Development
7 6 (9.23%) Server Building
8 5 (7.69%) Validation
9 4 (6.15%) ITIL
9 4 (6.15%) Migration
10 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
11 2 (3.08%) Defect Management
11 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Python
2 14 (21.54%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) Java
5 5 (7.69%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) VBScript
6 3 (4.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) CCNA
4 4 (6.15%) CCNP
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCITP
4 4 (6.15%) MCSA
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) VCP4
4 4 (6.15%) VCP5
4 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Docker
2 10 (15.38%) Firmware
3 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
4 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (41.54%) Ansible
2 18 (27.69%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (26.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (26.15%) Puppet
4 13 (20.00%) SCCM
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.69%) Perforce
3 13 (20.00%) VMware
4 8 (12.31%) Altiris
4 8 (12.31%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) Intel Security
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle
6 4 (6.15%) Supermicro
7 2 (3.08%) NetApp
8 1 (1.54%) Borland
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco
8 1 (1.54%) Juniper
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat