The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Tyne and Wear 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 57 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.57% 2.39% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.67% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Average daily rate £260 £270 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £262 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £278 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+25.76% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 187 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.05% 89.47% 91.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 71 139
Average daily rate £285 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 19
Average hourly rate £12.68 £13.11 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% -22.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Build Engineer
North East

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 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Informatica
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Siebel
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Axway
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Siebel
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Axway
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) HP