The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Build Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Engineer
England / South West
Rank 135 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £378 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +151.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £275 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £69.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.10 £14.72
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -4.19%

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2539 2888 3065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 96.20% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1913 1944
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 170 152
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £120 -
Somerset +3 1 £450 +12.50%
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Build Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) MSTest

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Server Building
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) SDLC
2 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco