The median contractor rate for a Build Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 244 247
Rank change year-on-year +39 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Build Engineer 34 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 10
Median daily rate £300 £328 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.39% -10.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £305 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £310
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Median hourly rate £11.30 £10.50 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -5.99%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.15 £12.50 £11.17
% change year-on-year -10.82% +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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Build Engineer in the South East

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Engineer in the South East

Build Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Engineer in the South East

Build Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Engineer in the South East

Build Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +17 17 £388 +21.09% 2
Berkshire +28 12 £300 -41.46% 1
Surrey +4 2 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £113 -
Build Engineer
England

Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Build Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
5 9 (17.31%) Java
5 9 (17.31%) Subversion
5 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
7 7 (13.46%) .NET
7 7 (13.46%) Unix
8 6 (11.54%) ITIL
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
8 6 (11.54%) Migration
8 6 (11.54%) VMware
8 6 (11.54%) Retail
8 6 (11.54%) Degree
8 6 (11.54%) DevOps
8 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
8 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
9 5 (9.62%) Server Building
9 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.62%) QA
9 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
9 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
9 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Citrix

Build Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) IaaS
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
1 4 (7.69%) PaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.85%) GitHub
4 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) 2G
1 2 (3.85%) 3G
1 2 (3.85%) 4G
1 2 (3.85%) DNS
1 2 (3.85%) GSM
1 2 (3.85%) LTE
1 2 (3.85%) NAS
1 2 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (3.85%) UTRAN
2 1 (1.92%) BGP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) IPsec
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) OSPF
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.31%) Subversion
3 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Gradle
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) HTML5
2 2 (3.85%) Java EE
2 2 (3.85%) jQuery
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) Memcached
3 1 (1.92%) Node.js
3 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.46%) Unix
5 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) DevOps
1 6 (11.54%) ITIL
1 6 (11.54%) Migration
2 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (9.62%) Server Building
2 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
3 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.77%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.77%) Workflow
5 2 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Microservices
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) Groovy
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.92%) HNC
5 1 (1.92%) HND
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSD
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) Corosync
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) Netcool
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) MobileIron
4 3 (5.77%) SOTI
5 2 (3.85%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Nokia
5 2 (3.85%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Twitter
6 1 (1.92%) AppSense
6 1 (1.92%) Borland
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Veritas
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