The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Borland products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Borland over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland
Rank 67 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Borland 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.20% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.40% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.77% -
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
402 495 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.26% 48.48% 55.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 191 210
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 19
Average hourly rate £17.29 £30.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.32% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.38 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £31.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

Borland
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Borland Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Borland
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Borland Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Borland
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Borland Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Serena
3 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
3 7 (53.85%) WMI
3 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL V2
3 7 (53.85%) HP UCMDB
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Software Distribution
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu

Borland
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (7.69%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Product Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE
2 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL V2
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Distribution
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) WMI
1 7 (53.85%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
1 7 (53.85%) Serena
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO