The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Borland products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Borland over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Borland Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland
Rank 535 528 495
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Contract jobs citing Borland 21 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.039% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.087% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Average daily rate
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£296 £236 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.29% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £221 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £289 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £248 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.54% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £175.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.71% +360.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £175.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-77.71% +360.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21409 20707 18382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 45.41% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12440 11590 10051
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 880 909 1100
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Borland
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Borland across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Borland Jobs Demand Trend in England

Borland
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Borland across the England region.

Borland Daily Rate Trend in England

Borland
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Borland across the England region.

Borland Hourly Rate Trend in England

Borland
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Borland within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -16 14 £296 +12.76% 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
London - - - -
Borland
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Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Borland also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Borland.

1 30 (83.33%) StarTeam
2 29 (80.56%) Configuration Management
3 25 (69.44%) Windows
4 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (44.44%) SQL
6 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
7 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 14 (38.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 14 (38.89%) VMware
8 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
9 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
9 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (36.11%) SCCM
9 13 (36.11%) VBScript
9 13 (36.11%) VB
9 13 (36.11%) Oracle
10 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (22.22%) ITIL
12 8 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 6 (16.67%) C++
13 6 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
14 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 5 (13.89%) Electronics

Borland
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Borland also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Borland. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.78%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
1 3 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) StarTeam
2 3 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 3 (8.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.78%) Bazaar
3 1 (2.78%) BitKeeper
General
1 5 (13.89%) Electronics
1 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Configuration Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) New Media
2 3 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL V2
4 4 (11.11%) Software Distribution
4 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) CMMI
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
3 13 (36.11%) VBScript
3 13 (36.11%) VB
4 6 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) COBOL
7 1 (2.78%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (30.56%) DV Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (8.33%) RHCSA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.33%) RHCE
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.33%) RHCA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (36.11%) SCCM
3 8 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (11.11%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Serena
6 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu