The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Engineer
Rank - 41 35
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.26% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.15% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £14.72 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -30.74%
Build Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 364 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.50% 93.09% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 237 159
Average daily rate £375 £365 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 37
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Build Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft