The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors for the Scotland 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.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland
Rank 124 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Borland 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate £328 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £360 £285
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.00
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1135 1099 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.67% 46.59% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 525 537
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 61
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.92 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Borland
UK

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 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Device Driver

Borland
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix