The median contractor rate for a Build Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Build Engineer
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 549 519
Rank change year-on-year +36 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 81 73 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 60
England median daily rate £350 £347 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.86% +13.77%  
10th Percentile £186 £223 £160
90th Percentile £484 £502 £488
UK median daily rate £350 £347 £300
% change year-on-year +0.86% +15.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 8
England median hourly rate £11.30 £12.50 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +11.90%  
UK median hourly rate £11.30 £12.50 £11.17
% change year-on-year -9.64% +11.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40963 46827 48392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.75% 95.00% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91483 109922 114749
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £263 £256 £230
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4083 4735 7114
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.75 £41.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Build Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Engineer in England

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South East +24 35 £350 +6.06% 3
London +1 19 £260 -39.71% 3
Midlands +15 9 £350 - 3
North of England +59 8 £360 +13.38%
South West +1 6 £243 -42.94%
West Midlands +22 5 £350 -12.50% 3
East of England -3 4 - - 1
East Midlands -3 4 - -
North West +27 3 £360 -24.21%
Yorkshire +23 3 - -
North East +70 2 £363 +14.17%
Build Engineer
UK

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (52.78%) Windows
2 33 (22.92%) Linux
3 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.53%) Active Directory
5 27 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 25 (17.36%) DevOps
6 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
7 23 (15.97%) Windows 7
7 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
7 23 (15.97%) Jenkins
8 22 (15.28%) Migration
9 20 (13.89%) SC Cleared
10 18 (12.50%) Java
11 16 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (11.11%) .NET
11 16 (11.11%) Unix
12 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
13 13 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (9.03%) Subversion
13 13 (9.03%) Google
14 12 (8.33%) VMware
14 12 (8.33%) SCCM
14 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
14 12 (8.33%) ITIL
14 12 (8.33%) SQL
14 12 (8.33%) Office 365
14 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
15 11 (7.64%) Python
15 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (6.94%) Test Automation

Build Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (4.86%) Apache
2 6 (4.17%) JBoss
3 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.39%) Confluence
4 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.39%) WildFly
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.69%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Office 365
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.25%) G Suite
4 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.47%) GitHub
6 4 (2.78%) IaaS
6 4 (2.78%) PaaS
7 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) DNS
2 7 (4.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.17%) Firewall
4 5 (3.47%) HTTP
4 5 (3.47%) LAN
4 5 (3.47%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (2.78%) Wireless
6 3 (2.08%) VPN
6 3 (2.08%) WAN
7 2 (1.39%) 2G
7 2 (1.39%) 3G
7 2 (1.39%) 4G
7 2 (1.39%) GSM
7 2 (1.39%) LTE
7 2 (1.39%) NAS
7 2 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.39%) Skype
7 2 (1.39%) UTRAN
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.69%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.08%) Redis
4 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.39%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.03%) Subversion
4 8 (5.56%) JIRA
5 4 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.78%) Maven
6 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.08%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.39%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.39%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.69%) Ant
8 1 (0.69%) Darcs
8 1 (0.69%) MSTest
8 1 (0.69%) NUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Selenium
8 1 (0.69%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.94%) Finance
1 10 (6.94%) Retail
2 5 (3.47%) Banking
3 2 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (1.39%) Front Office
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (2.78%) mod_proxy
3 3 (2.08%) Web Services
4 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.39%) CSS
4 2 (1.39%) HTML
4 2 (1.39%) HTML5
4 2 (1.39%) Java EE
4 2 (1.39%) jQuery
4 2 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) LLVM
5 1 (0.69%) Memcached
5 1 (0.69%) Middleware
5 1 (0.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.08%) Clustering
3 3 (2.08%) EPoS
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) iPad
4 2 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
5 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (52.78%) Windows
2 33 (22.92%) Linux
3 27 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 23 (15.97%) Windows 7
5 16 (11.11%) Unix
5 16 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.78%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.08%) Solaris
9 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.39%) AIX
10 2 (1.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.36%) DevOps
2 22 (15.28%) Migration
3 13 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (8.33%) ITIL
5 10 (6.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.86%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 6 (4.17%) SDLC
7 6 (4.17%) Server Building
8 5 (3.47%) Change Management
9 4 (2.78%) Application Packaging
9 4 (2.78%) Build Automation
9 4 (2.78%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (2.78%) Service Management
9 4 (2.78%) Time Management
9 4 (2.78%) Workflow
10 3 (2.08%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.50%) Java
2 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.33%) SQL
3 11 (7.64%) Python
4 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.47%) C
6 4 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.08%) C#
7 3 (2.08%) C++
7 3 (2.08%) Perl
8 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.69%) Groovy
9 1 (0.69%) PHP
9 1 (0.69%) Ruby
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.56%) Degree
4 5 (3.47%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.39%) CCNP
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) HNC
6 2 (1.39%) HND
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCDP
7 1 (0.69%) CCIE
7 1 (0.69%) CCIP
7 1 (0.69%) CCNA
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.69%) MCSA
7 1 (0.69%) MCSD
7 1 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) SLA
3 3 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (21.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.86%) Docker
3 6 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.47%) vSphere
5 3 (2.08%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.69%) Corosync
6 1 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (8.33%) SCCM
2 7 (4.86%) Ansible
3 6 (4.17%) Puppet
4 4 (2.78%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.39%) Netcool
5 2 (1.39%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.69%) collectd
6 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.69%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.69%) OpenView
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.69%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.69%) SCOM
6 1 (0.69%) Terraform
6 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.03%) Google
3 12 (8.33%) VMware
4 9 (6.25%) Citrix
5 8 (5.56%) Cisco
6 7 (4.86%) Oracle
7 5 (3.47%) HP
8 4 (2.78%) Apple
8 4 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.78%) Dell
8 4 (2.78%) MobileIron
9 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.08%) SOTI
9 3 (2.08%) Symantec
10 2 (1.39%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.39%) Informatica
10 2 (1.39%) Nokia
10 2 (1.39%) Nokia Networks
10 2 (1.39%) Toshiba
10 2 (1.39%) Veritas
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