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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Build Engineer
Rank - - 625
Contract jobs requiring a Software Build Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity

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 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware