Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Build Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 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 Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 859 840
Rank change year-on-year -11 -19 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Build Manager 17 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.030% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.032% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 41
UK median daily rate £375 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% +10.53%
10th Percentile £311 £339 £350
90th Percentile £455 £488 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £440
% change year-on-year -17.65% -3.41% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Build Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Build Manager in the UK

Build Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Manager in the UK

Build Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Manager over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Manager in the UK

Build Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Manager in the UK

Build Manager
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +4 17 £375 -7.98% 1
UK excluding London +30 10 £350 -17.65% 1
London -22 7 £433 +11.61%
North of England +59 5 £348 -22.78%
North West +20 4 £348 -22.78%
South East +7 4 £413 -4.35% 1
Midlands +26 1 £300 -
Yorkshire +21 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -

Build Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Build Manager 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 featuring Build Manager in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (35.29%) Gradle
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Groovy
5 4 (23.53%) Maven
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
6 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
6 3 (17.65%) Confluence
6 3 (17.65%) Hudson
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Ant
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server

Build Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
1 1 (5.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (35.29%) Gradle
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
5 4 (23.53%) Maven
6 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
6 3 (17.65%) Hudson
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) Ant
7 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.88%) CMake
8 1 (5.88%) InstallShield
8 1 (5.88%) MSTest
8 1 (5.88%) NUnit
8 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
8 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
8 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (5.88%) WiX
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Release Management
2 2 (11.76%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Groovy
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
3 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) VMware