The median contractor rate for a Build Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Engineer
England / London
Rank 383 407 366
Rank change year-on-year +24 -41  
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 23 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
Median daily rate £375 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £130 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £336
% change year-on-year +9.37% -4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £14.10 £16.50
% change year-on-year +107.44% -14.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Build Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Build Engineer in London

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Engineer in London

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Engineer in London

Build Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Engineer in London

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London +4 4 £363 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £325 -
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.04%) DevOps
3 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.02%) .NET
6 7 (14.89%) Java
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (14.89%) Maven
6 7 (14.89%) Subversion
7 6 (12.77%) Migration
7 6 (12.77%) Ansible
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
8 5 (10.64%) Build Automation
8 5 (10.64%) Google
8 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.64%) SCCM
8 5 (10.64%) C#
8 5 (10.64%) Unix
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle
9 4 (8.51%) SQL
9 4 (8.51%) Python
9 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.51%) IBM
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) CICS
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) G Suite
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Bluemix
3 2 (4.26%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) PSTN
2 1 (2.13%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Redis
3 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.26%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.13%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Maven
2 7 (14.89%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.26%) CMake
5 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.38%) Banking
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) LLVM
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) iPad
2 2 (4.26%) Equities
2 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) zOS
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) DevOps
2 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.77%) Migration
4 5 (10.64%) Build Automation
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Open Source
7 2 (4.26%) SDLC
7 2 (4.26%) Server Building
7 2 (4.26%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.51%) Python
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) F#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Ansible
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.26%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (4.26%) Control-M
3 2 (4.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.26%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.13%) Packer
4 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Google
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) CA
5 2 (4.26%) Informatica
5 2 (4.26%) Perforce
5 2 (4.26%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Syncsort
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.13%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) RedGate
6 1 (2.13%) Sonatype
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau
Bromley, Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago