The first table below looks at the demand for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 231 219 188
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 15 16 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 25
Average daily rate £438 £230 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.21% -37.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9082 7833 9779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.84% 92.21% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5002 3901 4422
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 611 700
Average hourly rate £17.13 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.43% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.70 £41.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 5 £438 - 2
Hampshire -3 4 £431 +7.81%
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
Surrey -16 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Sussex - - - -
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Build Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) SUSE
4 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
4 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (32.43%) SAN
5 12 (32.43%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
6 11 (29.73%) Novell
6 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
6 11 (29.73%) IBM
6 11 (29.73%) Performance Management
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (27.03%) Banking
8 9 (24.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 9 (24.32%) Middleware
8 9 (24.32%) Remedy
8 9 (24.32%) Service Management
8 9 (24.32%) ITSM
8 9 (24.32%) ISEB
9 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.62%) Change Control
10 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
10 7 (18.92%) DNS
10 7 (18.92%) IIS
10 7 (18.92%) Change Management
11 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Build Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) Extranet
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) X.400
3 1 (2.70%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.81%) MSBuild
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
3 2 (5.41%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (27.03%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Middleware
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) OSGi
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) SUSE
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.70%) UNIX
9 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Performance Management
3 9 (24.32%) Service Management
3 9 (24.32%) ITSM
4 8 (21.62%) Change Control
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
6 5 (13.51%) Release Management
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.70%) Load Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) CRM
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Validation
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (32.43%) HP
4 11 (29.73%) Novell
4 11 (29.73%) IBM
5 9 (24.32%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Intel
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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