The table below looks at the statistics for StarTeam skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 123 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 1.34% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £328 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% -8.88%
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
324 299 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.71% 11.31% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 166 154
Average daily rate £383 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -24.70%
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 Scotland

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

StarTeam Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

StarTeam
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

StarTeam Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

StarTeam
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StarTeam within the Scotland 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Renfrewshire -2 1 £325 -0.91%
StarTeam
UK

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Borland
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (40.00%) Serena
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) WMI
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
1 2 (40.00%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Borland
2 2 (40.00%) Serena
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas