The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Engineer
Rank 526 477 514
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 86 110 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 51 31
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£348 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £85 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+26.36% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Average hourly rate £27.63 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.80 £8.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £16.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.63 £13.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year
+112.50% +15.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52636 48524 50207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.72% 92.71% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33069 29347 28320
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2131 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Build Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Build Engineer
Top 29 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 31 October 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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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 -65 66 £355 +1.28% 10
South East -22 26 £379 +18.47% 5
London -31 11 £350 -6.66% 4
South West -23 7 £310 -
East of England -24 5 £195 +56.00%
West Midlands - 5 £500 -
Yorkshire -2 3 £100 -33.33%
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £375 - 3
City of London +13 2 £350 -18.84% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
North West -12 1 £260 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Hayes - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Salford - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Watford - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Bath - - - -

Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 115 (68.05%) Windows
2 73 (43.20%) Microsoft
3 72 (42.60%) Security Cleared
4 51 (30.18%) VMware
5 41 (24.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 39 (23.08%) SQL
8 37 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (20.12%) Configuration Management
11 32 (18.93%) DV Cleared
12 31 (18.34%) MS Office
13 29 (17.16%) Windows 7
14 28 (16.57%) Git (software)
14 28 (16.57%) HP
15 26 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (15.38%) Maven
16 25 (14.79%) DNS
16 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (14.20%) Active Directory
17 24 (14.20%) Linux
17 24 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
18 23 (13.61%) .NET
19 22 (13.02%) TeamCity
19 22 (13.02%) Artifactory
19 22 (13.02%) MSBuild
19 22 (13.02%) NuGet
20 21 (12.43%) SCCM

Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 13 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 13 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.14%) IIS
4 6 (3.55%) JBoss
5 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.78%) Lync
7 2 (1.18%) Apache
7 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (18.34%) MS Office
2 12 (7.10%) MS Project
3 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) GitHub
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.79%) DNS
2 17 (10.06%) DHCP
3 15 (8.88%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.51%) SSL
4 11 (6.51%) SNMP
4 11 (6.51%) Firewall
5 10 (5.92%) SAN
6 6 (3.55%) X.400
6 6 (3.55%) X.500
7 3 (1.78%) SMTP
7 3 (1.78%) FTP
8 2 (1.18%) HTTP
8 2 (1.18%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) NAS
9 1 (0.59%) 3G
9 1 (0.59%) SS7
9 1 (0.59%) ATM
9 1 (0.59%) SMS
9 1 (0.59%) IPsec
9 1 (0.59%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) SSDT
2 6 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.59%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (16.57%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (15.38%) Maven
3 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
4 22 (13.02%) TeamCity
4 22 (13.02%) MSBuild
4 22 (13.02%) NuGet
4 22 (13.02%) Artifactory
5 20 (11.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 20 (11.83%) Gradle
6 10 (5.92%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.73%) StarTeam
8 6 (3.55%) MSI
9 4 (2.37%) Subversion
9 4 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.78%) Ant
11 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.59%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.59%) ERwin
12 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.51%) Military
2 9 (5.33%) Finance
3 4 (2.37%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) German Language
5 1 (0.59%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.61%) .NET
2 20 (11.83%) .NET Framework
3 7 (4.14%) XML
4 5 (2.96%) Middleware
5 3 (1.78%) SOAP
5 3 (1.78%) Web Services
5 3 (1.78%) JSON
5 3 (1.78%) Spring
5 3 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (1.78%) REST
5 3 (1.78%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.59%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.59%) WSH
7 1 (0.59%) OLE
7 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.59%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 16 (9.47%) Replication
3 13 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.51%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.55%) Clustering
6 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.78%) Open Source
8 2 (1.18%) PKI
9 1 (0.59%) PDA
9 1 (0.59%) Tandem
9 1 (0.59%) EPoS
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 115 (68.05%) Windows
2 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (17.16%) Windows 7
5 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (14.20%) Linux
7 15 (8.88%) Windows XP
7 15 (8.88%) UNIX
8 9 (5.33%) Solaris
9 5 (2.96%) SUSE
9 5 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.78%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.78%) AIX
11 3 (1.78%) HPUX
12 1 (0.59%) Android
12 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.12%) Configuration Management
2 24 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (12.43%) Release Management
3 21 (12.43%) Automated Testing
4 20 (11.83%) Automation Testing
5 16 (9.47%) Unit Testing
6 10 (5.92%) Validation
7 9 (5.33%) Software Distribution
8 8 (4.73%) Migration
9 6 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.96%) DevOps
11 3 (1.78%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (1.78%) Scrum
11 3 (1.78%) Integration Testing
11 3 (1.78%) Test Management
11 3 (1.78%) Project Management
12 2 (1.18%) ITIL
12 2 (1.18%) OOP
12 2 (1.18%) OO
12 2 (1.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.08%) SQL
2 21 (12.43%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.92%) VBScript
5 9 (5.33%) Java
6 8 (4.73%) Perl
7 6 (3.55%) VB
8 5 (2.96%) Python
9 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.37%) Korn
10 3 (1.78%) Scala
10 3 (1.78%) Tcl
11 2 (1.18%) PHP
11 2 (1.18%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.18%) C#
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.59%) R
12 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (42.60%) Security Cleared
2 39 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 32 (18.93%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.37%) Degree
5 3 (1.78%) MCSE
5 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.20%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.10%) Firmware
4 8 (4.73%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (2.96%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.37%) vSphere
6 4 (2.37%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.78%) Docker
7 3 (1.78%) LXC
8 2 (1.18%) XenServer
8 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.59%) XenApp
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (24.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 21 (12.43%) SCCM
3 15 (8.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (5.92%) Puppet
5 6 (3.55%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (1.78%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.59%) Netcool
8 1 (0.59%) WMI
8 1 (0.59%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.59%) SCOM
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 73 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.18%) VMware
3 28 (16.57%) HP
4 20 (11.83%) Red Gate
5 19 (11.24%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.88%) Altiris
7 9 (5.33%) Citrix
8 8 (4.73%) Borland
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle
10 6 (3.55%) Symantec
11 5 (2.96%) EMC
12 4 (2.37%) BMC
12 4 (2.37%) IBM
13 3 (1.78%) Remedy
14 2 (1.18%) Veritas
14 2 (1.18%) Informatica
14 2 (1.18%) Cisco
14 2 (1.18%) Lumension
14 2 (1.18%) Clearswift
14 2 (1.18%) Perforce
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