The table below looks at the statistics for StarTeam skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StarTeam over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland StarTeam
Rank 557 560 502
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -58
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 26 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.044% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.35% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -41.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £236 £365
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -35.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6528 6241 5033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.92% 12.41% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4225 4064 3255
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 120 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +3.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

StarTeam
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

StarTeam Jobs Demand Trend in England

StarTeam
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

StarTeam Daily Rate Trend in England

StarTeam
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing StarTeam across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

StarTeam Daily Rate Histogram in England

StarTeam
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

StarTeam Hourly Rate Trend in England

StarTeam
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 StarTeam within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 -10 15 £375 +66.66%
North East +1 9 £263 +12.17%
North West - 2 - -
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StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing StarTeam 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 StarTeam.

1 64 (87.67%) Configuration Management
2 61 (83.56%) Security Cleared
3 50 (68.49%) Windows
4 41 (56.16%) SQL
5 40 (54.79%) DV Cleared
6 39 (53.42%) VMware
7 37 (50.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 34 (46.58%) Borland
9 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
10 28 (38.36%) Active Directory
11 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
14 21 (28.77%) Migration
15 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
16 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
17 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (24.66%) VBScript
17 18 (24.66%) Oracle
18 17 (23.29%) VB
18 17 (23.29%) MSI
18 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
18 17 (23.29%) SCCM
19 15 (20.55%) ITIL
20 14 (19.18%) HP
21 13 (17.81%) HP Quality Center
21 13 (17.81%) Client/Server
22 12 (16.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
23 11 (15.07%) CMMI
23 11 (15.07%) Change Management

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing StarTeam 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 StarTeam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (9.59%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) FTP
3 2 (2.74%) SNMP
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MSI
2 9 (12.33%) ClearCase
2 9 (12.33%) ClearQuest
3 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.74%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.74%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.37%) Bazaar
6 1 (1.37%) BitKeeper
6 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Configuration Manager
2 14 (19.18%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Migration Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Integration Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Build Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Developer
8 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 1 (1.37%) Configuration Administrator
8 1 (1.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) CGI
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.96%) Open Source
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) New Media
4 3 (4.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (68.49%) Windows
2 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
4 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.07%) Windows XP
6 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Vista
6 7 (9.59%) Linux
7 5 (6.85%) UNIX
8 3 (4.11%) Solaris
9 2 (2.74%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (87.67%) Configuration Management
2 21 (28.77%) Migration
3 15 (20.55%) ITIL
4 11 (15.07%) CMMI
4 11 (15.07%) Change Management
5 8 (10.96%) Release Management
6 7 (9.59%) Data Migration
6 7 (9.59%) Service Management
7 6 (8.22%) Workflow
8 5 (6.85%) Software Distribution
9 4 (5.48%) ITIL V2
9 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Coaching
10 3 (4.11%) Time Management
11 2 (2.74%) Requirements Management
12 1 (1.37%) PRINCE
12 1 (1.37%) Project Management
12 1 (1.37%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.37%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
3 18 (24.66%) VBScript
4 17 (23.29%) VB
5 7 (9.59%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.22%) C
6 6 (8.22%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) COBOL
8 1 (1.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 61 (83.56%) Security Cleared
2 40 (54.79%) DV Cleared
3 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.96%) Degree
5 7 (9.59%) RHCA
5 7 (9.59%) RHCE
5 7 (9.59%) RHCSA
6 5 (6.85%) CCNA
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.74%) CCNP
9 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.37%) MCSA
9 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 28 (38.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) Samba
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (50.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (23.29%) SCCM
3 13 (17.81%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (16.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (5.48%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (5.48%) WMI
6 2 (2.74%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) VMware
2 34 (46.58%) Borland
3 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.66%) Oracle
5 14 (19.18%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.37%) Serena