Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Build Engineer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 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.

Build Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 133 162
Rank change year-on-year -4 +29 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 25 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.71% 0.91% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.98% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 15
Hampshire median daily rate £320 £347 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +2.06% -10.42%
10th Percentile £111 £301 £310
90th Percentile £464 £445 £430
South East median daily rate £315 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -16.00% +1.35% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - £10.50 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.00% +28.69%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £11.17
% change year-on-year +66.67% -6.00% -14.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3335 3572 4246
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 92.47% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1977 2227 2599
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £258
90th Percentile £536 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 248 280
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.88 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Build Engineer in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Engineer in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Engineer in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Engineer in Hampshire

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Portsmouth +5 6 £450 -
Fareham +6 4 £125 -76.19%
Southampton - 3 £245 -
Farnborough +4 2 £425 +13.33%
Hook -11 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £350 -
Basingstoke -27 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £340 -
Build Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 5 (20.00%) Server Building
10 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (16.00%) Skype
10 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
10 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (16.00%) MCSA
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.00%) McAfee
11 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (12.00%) Borland
11 3 (12.00%) MS Visio

Build Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Skype
2 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (8.00%) BGP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) OSPF
3 2 (8.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) iPad
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (20.00%) Server Building
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) MCSA
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.00%) MCSE
6 2 (8.00%) CCNA
6 2 (8.00%) CCNP
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) HNC
6 2 (8.00%) HND
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) McAfee
4 3 (12.00%) Borland
4 3 (12.00%) Lumension
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat