The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Build Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Build Engineer
Rank - 591 550
Contract jobs requiring a Software Build Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51545 49678 43330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.37% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31452 30529 24746
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2047 1994 2137
Average hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Software Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Build Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Build Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Software Build Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Software Build Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Software Build Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Software Build Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Build Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) WiX
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) SSDT
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Software Build Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Build Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) WiX
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft