The table below looks at the statistics for the Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Manager
Rank 569 544 562
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Build Manager 44 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.063% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.068% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 18
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£500 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £376 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £41.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Build Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Build Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Build Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Build Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Build Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Build Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Build Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Build Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Build Manager
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -12 43 £500 +11.11% 10
London -2 20 £525 +5.00% 5
South East -9 12 £500 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +2 6 £378 +10.54%
West Yorkshire -5 6 £378 +10.54%
City of London +15 5 £450 -18.18% 1
Surrey -7 4 £500 -16.66% 1
Berkshire - 3 £235 - 1
Bradford - 3 £405 -
Croydon - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 2
Redhill - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
North West - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1

Build Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (23.81%) Release Management
5 17 (20.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
6 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
7 15 (17.86%) Banking
7 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 14 (16.67%) Subversion
8 14 (16.67%) Finance
8 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (13.10%) Artifactory
10 11 (13.10%) ITIL
11 10 (11.90%) Oracle
11 10 (11.90%) Hudson
12 9 (10.71%) Python
12 9 (10.71%) Control-M
12 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (9.52%) Linux
13 8 (9.52%) SQL
13 8 (9.52%) .NET
13 8 (9.52%) MSBuild
14 7 (8.33%) Build Automation
14 7 (8.33%) Java

Build Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Build Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.76%) Apache
1 4 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) JBoss
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.19%) SAN
1 1 (1.19%) 3G
1 1 (1.19%) Firewall
1 1 (1.19%) Wireless
1 1 (1.19%) 2G
1 1 (1.19%) LTE
1 1 (1.19%) 4G
1 1 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
3 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 14 (16.67%) Subversion
5 11 (13.10%) Artifactory
6 10 (11.90%) Hudson
7 8 (9.52%) MSBuild
8 7 (8.33%) Maven
9 4 (4.76%) JIRA
9 4 (4.76%) Selenium
9 4 (4.76%) Ant
9 4 (4.76%) WiX
10 2 (2.38%) Cobertura
10 2 (2.38%) Build Forge
10 2 (2.38%) MSI
10 2 (2.38%) NUnit
10 2 (2.38%) JUnit
10 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.86%) Banking
3 14 (16.67%) Finance
4 7 (8.33%) Legal
4 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) LAMP
3 2 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) HTML
4 1 (1.19%) J2EE
4 1 (1.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Smart Meter
2 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Tandem
3 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (9.52%) Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.95%) UNIX
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
7 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Release Management
2 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 11 (13.10%) ITIL
4 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.33%) TDD
5 7 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.95%) Integration Testing
6 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.76%) DevOps
8 3 (3.57%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.57%) Matrix Management
8 3 (3.57%) Project Management
9 2 (2.38%) BDD
9 2 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) Python
2 8 (9.52%) SQL
3 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) C#
5 3 (3.57%) XAML
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) C
7 1 (1.19%) VB
7 1 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISA
4 1 (1.19%) GIAC
4 1 (1.19%) GCIA
4 1 (1.19%) CEH
4 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Control-M
2 4 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.19%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 6 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) CA
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) Lotus
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £600 - £605 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
TEKsystems
Rate: £230 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago