The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Borland products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Borland over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland
Rank 135 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Borland 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% 0.037% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.084% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £403 £320
% change year-on-year
-33.00% +25.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1169 1192 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.64% 43.52% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 593 483
Average daily rate £354 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 26 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £38.80 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Borland
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Borland Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Borland
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Borland Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Lumension
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (25.00%) WMI
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Borland
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (25.00%) WMI
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Serena
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension