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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland
Rank 606 561 533
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -28
Contract jobs citing Borland 6 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.050% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 26
Average daily rate
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£310 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £310 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £463 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £326 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.03% -9.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £49.70 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.89% +34.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £49.70 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-81.89% +34.32%

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
26037 24193 25519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 46.22% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15267 13737 13206
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1239 1166 1307
Average hourly rate £17.55 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 17 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 31 October 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 -48 5 £307 -18.26% 4
South East -28 4 £303 -5.32% 3
Hampshire -27 3 £303 -3.04% 1
Hook -28 1 £303 -3.04% 1
East of England - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 2
Derby - - - -
London - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (85.71%) StarTeam
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
4 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (57.14%) MS Office
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (42.86%) DNS
8 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
8 9 (42.86%) Software Distribution
8 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
9 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 6 (28.57%) ITIL
10 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) HP
12 3 (14.29%) C#
12 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
12 3 (14.29%) WMI
12 3 (14.29%) ITIL V2
12 3 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
13 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (9.52%) Time Management
13 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
13 2 (9.52%) Workflow
13 2 (9.52%) XML

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS Project
4 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) StarTeam
2 2 (9.52%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Build Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Product Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
2 9 (42.86%) Software Distribution
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V2
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) WMI
2 3 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Serena
4 1 (4.76%) Altiris
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) Lumension
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco