The median contractor rate for a Build Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 630 603
Rank change year-on-year +54 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a Build Manager 11 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.041% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.044% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 18
Median daily rate £413 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -3.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Build Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 17 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 3 months to 25 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
England +39 11 £413 -2.94%
South East +38 3 £413 -28.26%
North West +27 3 £350 -
Cheshire +26 3 £350 -
London +1 2 £426 +18.40%
East Midlands -9 2 £413 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £413 -
Northampton - 2 £413 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £413 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Croydon - 1 £428 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £413 -
Wilmslow - 1 £315 -
Basingstoke - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -

Build Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 10 (32.26%) Java
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
1 10 (32.26%) Gradle
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Groovy
2 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Subversion
2 9 (29.03%) Maven
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) Unix
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) Hudson
5 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 6 (19.35%) SonarQube
5 6 (19.35%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) QA
7 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (9.68%) Release Management
8 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
8 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) C#

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 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) 4G
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
1 10 (32.26%) Gradle
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) Subversion
3 7 (22.58%) Hudson
4 6 (19.35%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA
8 1 (3.23%) Ant
8 1 (3.23%) CMake
8 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
8 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
8 1 (3.23%) WiX
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
2 6 (19.35%) Logistics
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Release Management
3 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Customer Identification
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Groovy
3 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) VMware