The first table below looks at the demand for the Build Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 23 July 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 currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 491 491 521
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 89 78 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 29
Average daily rate
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£335 £365 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +19.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £305
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +16.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Build Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Build Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK.

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Build Engineer
Top 27 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 74 £360 -2.37% 3
South East +9 30 £360 +5.88% 1
Hampshire +1 20 £360 +5.88%
Scotland -11 13 £324 -11.90%
Berkshire +5 9 £319 -6.25% 1
Reading +13 5 £319 -
London -31 5 £420 +12.00% 2
City of London +15 2 £475 +17.28% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £278 -23.44%
Sheffield - 2 £278 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £278 -
Glasgow 0 1 £324 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surbiton - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Harrow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Livingston - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Fareham - - - -

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 122 (63.87%) Windows
2 85 (44.50%) Microsoft
3 65 (34.03%) Security Cleared
4 54 (28.27%) Configuration Management
5 53 (27.75%) SQL
6 49 (25.65%) Git (software)
7 46 (24.08%) .NET
8 45 (23.56%) Maven
9 43 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (21.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (19.90%) SC Cleared
13 37 (19.37%) Release Management
13 37 (19.37%) Gradle
14 36 (18.85%) Artifactory
14 36 (18.85%) MSBuild
14 36 (18.85%) NuGet
14 36 (18.85%) TeamCity
15 34 (17.80%) Windows 7
15 34 (17.80%) Automated Testing
15 34 (17.80%) .NET Framework
15 34 (17.80%) Visual Studio
16 33 (17.28%) VMware
16 33 (17.28%) Red Gate
16 33 (17.28%) SSDT
16 33 (17.28%) Automation Testing
16 33 (17.28%) Octopus Deploy
17 31 (16.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 29 (15.18%) Linux
18 29 (15.18%) DNS

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (4.71%) IIS
1 9 (4.71%) MS Exchange
1 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.19%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.66%) Apache
4 6 (3.14%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.57%) Confluence
5 3 (1.57%) Lync
5 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 23 (12.04%) MS Office
2 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.66%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.52%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.52%) PaaS
1 1 (0.52%) IaaS
1 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.18%) DNS
2 12 (6.28%) DHCP
2 12 (6.28%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.19%) SNMP
3 8 (4.19%) SAN
4 6 (3.14%) Firewall
4 6 (3.14%) SMTP
4 6 (3.14%) SSL
5 4 (2.09%) LDAP
5 4 (2.09%) X.400
5 4 (2.09%) X.500
6 3 (1.57%) Intranet
6 3 (1.57%) 3G
7 2 (1.05%) Internet
7 2 (1.05%) FTP
7 2 (1.05%) HTTP
7 2 (1.05%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.52%) ATM
8 1 (0.52%) SS7
8 1 (0.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.28%) SSDT
2 9 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.52%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (25.65%) Git (software)
2 45 (23.56%) Maven
3 41 (21.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (19.37%) Gradle
5 36 (18.85%) Artifactory
5 36 (18.85%) TeamCity
5 36 (18.85%) MSBuild
5 36 (18.85%) NuGet
6 34 (17.80%) Visual Studio
7 33 (17.28%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (6.81%) Jenkins
9 12 (6.28%) Subversion
10 11 (5.76%) StarTeam
11 6 (3.14%) Ant
11 6 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.62%) Hudson
13 4 (2.09%) JIRA
14 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (5.76%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Banking
3 3 (1.57%) Retail
3 3 (1.57%) Games
4 2 (1.05%) Military
4 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.08%) .NET
2 34 (17.80%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.62%) XML
3 5 (2.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.09%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.57%) Apache Flex
5 3 (1.57%) Flash
6 2 (1.05%) Web Services
6 2 (1.05%) Middleware
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.05%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.05%) OSGi
6 2 (1.05%) JRules
7 1 (0.52%) RESTful
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.52%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.52%) XSL
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.28%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (4.71%) Firmware
2 9 (4.71%) Replication
3 5 (2.62%) Device Driver
3 5 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.57%) PKI
4 3 (1.57%) Online Games
4 3 (1.57%) NHS
5 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) EPoS
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.52%) Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) Tandem
6 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.52%) DataPower
6 1 (0.52%) Open Source
6 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 122 (63.87%) Windows
2 40 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (17.80%) Windows 7
4 29 (15.18%) Linux
5 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (9.42%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.33%) UNIX
8 12 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.62%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.09%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.09%) AIX
11 3 (1.57%) CentOS
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.27%) Configuration Management
2 43 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (19.37%) Release Management
4 34 (17.80%) Automated Testing
5 33 (17.28%) Automation Testing
6 12 (6.28%) Software Distribution
7 9 (4.71%) DevOps
8 8 (4.19%) Migration
9 5 (2.62%) Workflow
9 5 (2.62%) Validation
9 5 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.62%) ITIL
9 5 (2.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.62%) Unit Testing
9 5 (2.62%) Change Control
10 4 (2.09%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.09%) Dependency Management
10 4 (2.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (1.57%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.75%) SQL
2 15 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.81%) Java
4 8 (4.19%) Perl
4 8 (4.19%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.66%) C#
6 6 (3.14%) Ruby
7 5 (2.62%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.62%) VBScript
8 4 (2.09%) Python
9 3 (1.57%) VB
9 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.05%) VB6
11 1 (0.52%) Korn
11 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) C
11 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (34.03%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.90%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.09%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.14%) Degree
5 2 (1.05%) MCSE
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.52%) MCITP
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
6 1 (0.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.66%) XenServer
4 4 (2.09%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.57%) qmail
5 3 (1.57%) Docker
5 3 (1.57%) vSphere
5 3 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.57%) NFS
5 3 (1.57%) Squid
6 2 (1.05%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (16.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (6.81%) SCCM
2 13 (6.81%) Puppet
3 9 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.09%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.05%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.05%) Ansible
6 2 (1.05%) Salt
7 1 (0.52%) Opsview
7 1 (0.52%) WSUS
7 1 (0.52%) Netcool
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 85 (44.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.28%) VMware
2 33 (17.28%) Red Gate
3 21 (10.99%) Red Hat
3 21 (10.99%) HP
4 11 (5.76%) Borland
5 9 (4.71%) Altiris
6 8 (4.19%) IBM
7 7 (3.66%) Citrix
7 7 (3.66%) Informatica
8 5 (2.62%) Cisco
8 5 (2.62%) Oracle
8 5 (2.62%) JBoss
8 5 (2.62%) Veeam
9 4 (2.09%) Siebel
10 3 (1.57%) NetApp
11 2 (1.05%) BMC
11 2 (1.05%) Axway
11 2 (1.05%) Lotus
12 1 (0.52%) AppSense
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