The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Borland products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Borland over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland
Rank 591 561 565
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing Borland 5 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.040% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 21
Average daily rate
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£403 £344 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.23% +1.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+25.91% -5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26028 24657 27297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.93% 46.75% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14753 13799 13866
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1155 1109 1354
Average hourly rate £18.98 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.09% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Borland
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Borland Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Borland
Daily Rate Trend

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

Borland Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Borland
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Borland Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Borland
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Borland within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
England -34 4 - - 3
South East -12 3 - -
London +10 1 - -
Norwich - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Eastbourne - - - -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 24 (88.89%) StarTeam
2 23 (85.19%) Security Cleared
3 22 (81.48%) Configuration Management
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) Windows
5 15 (55.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (51.85%) MS Office
7 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
9 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
9 11 (40.74%) DNS
9 11 (40.74%) Software Distribution
10 9 (33.33%) ITIL
11 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
12 6 (22.22%) SQL
12 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
13 5 (18.52%) WMI
13 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
13 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
13 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
13 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
13 5 (18.52%) HP
13 5 (18.52%) Project Management
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL V2
13 5 (18.52%) HP UCMDB
14 4 (14.81%) Software Licensing
14 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (14.81%) Serena
15 3 (11.11%) C#
16 2 (7.41%) XML

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) Documentum
1 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) StarTeam
2 2 (7.41%) PVCS
3 1 (3.70%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Build Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Author
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Product Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.70%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Configuration Management
2 11 (40.74%) Software Distribution
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
4 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL V2
5 4 (14.81%) Software Licensing
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) QMS
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) WMI
2 5 (18.52%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Serena
4 2 (7.41%) CA
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.41%) Altiris
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Lumension