The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland StarTeam
Rank 548 506 545
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +39
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 18 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.052% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.45% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 9
Average daily rate £261 £385 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.19% +40.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £295 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £415 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
-24.65% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6439 5066 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.30% 11.53% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 3258 3258
Average daily rate £375 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 139 193
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
StarTeam
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -16 14 £288 -25.38% 1
London - - - -
StarTeam
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StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (79.31%) Borland
3 22 (75.86%) Configuration Management
4 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (44.83%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (34.48%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) Java
10 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) C
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle
11 6 (20.69%) HP
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (17.24%) Documentum
12 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
12 5 (17.24%) Serena
12 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
12 5 (17.24%) WMI
12 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
12 5 (17.24%) Information Management
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL V2
12 5 (17.24%) HP UCMDB
13 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (13.79%) Content Management
13 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
13 4 (13.79%) Taxonomies

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (17.24%) Documentum
2 4 (13.79%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) CruiseControl
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) Ant
1 4 (13.79%) JUnit
1 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) MSI
2 2 (6.90%) WinRunner
2 2 (6.90%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Integrator
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WDK
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Taxonomies
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) PDA
3 1 (3.45%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Configuration Management
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
3 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
3 5 (17.24%) Information Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL V2
4 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Software Distribution
6 2 (6.90%) Volume Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) COBOL
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) PL/1
4 2 (6.90%) VBScript
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) WMI
2 5 (17.24%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Borland
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Serena
5 4 (13.79%) Curam
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) Altiris
7 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.45%) Lumension
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