The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Software Build Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Build Engineer
UK
Rank 580 626 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Build Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Build Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Software Build Engineer in the job title.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Build Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 2 £425 -
Wales - 2 £425 -
Swansea - 2 £425 -

Software Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Software Build Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Software Build Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Software Build Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (25.00%) CMake
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Sun