Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Freelance Builder Pay Trends - June 2013

This month's average pay for freelance construction Trades and Labour in London and the South East

  • Significant drop in pay rates for Roofers
  • Increase in pay rates for Demolition workers and Shop-fitters


Last
Month
3 Months 
Ago

Change

Bricklaying

£ 532.86

£ 532.36

0.1%

Demolition

£ 509.27

£ 445.83

14.2%

Fit-out by Specialist Trades

£ 601.08

£ 645.11

-6.8%

General Labouring

£ 585.39

£ 614.82

-4.8%

Joinery

£ 744.76

£ 740.64

0.6%

Plastering

£ 576.07

£ 581.02

-0.9%

Roofing

£ 592.88

£ 705.47

-16.0%

Scaffolding

£ 602.35

£ 599.64

0.5%

Shop-fitting

£ 889.98

£ 822.14

8.3%

Steel / Timber Frame Erecting

£ 574.65

£ 601.66

-4.5%


Data compiled by Hudson Contract, using payroll data for over 2,200 construction companies and over 125,000 freelance builders to publish the average pay for the full spectrum of 17 different trades across five regions.
Click here to see pay trends across all UK regions and trades.