Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Build Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Senior Build Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 867 862
Rank change year-on-year +46 -5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Build Engineer 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.006% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
England median daily rate £550 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.94% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £444 -
% change year-on-year +23.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £18.70 - -
UK median hourly rate £18.70 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Build Engineer in England

Senior Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Build Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Build Engineer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Build Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Build Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 9 £550 +23.94%
South East +13 1 - -
Senior Build Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Build Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 6 (60.00%) Kafka
2 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (60.00%) Rancher
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) AOP
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (20.00%) Flink

Senior 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Flink
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) AOP
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Code Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
1 6 (60.00%) Rancher
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Borland
3 1 (10.00%) Lumension
3 1 (10.00%) VMware