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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland
Rank 593 557 532
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -25
Contract jobs citing Borland 12 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.046% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% 0.10% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
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£350 £268 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -25.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £210 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £351 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £268 £360
% change year-on-year
+30.84% -25.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
24465 23714 21743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.99% 45.02% 46.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14167 13478 11566
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1119 1048 1173
Average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 12 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 26 May 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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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 -11 9 £354 +45.87% 2
South East -19 6 £358 +47.42%
Hampshire +3 5 £358 +2.14%
Hook -5 4 £358 +37.50%
Scotland -7 3 £338 +10.20%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £323 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £323 -
North East - 2 £323 -
Renfrewshire +1 1 £325 +4.00%
Erskine +1 1 £325 +4.00%
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
London - 1 - -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 32 (86.49%) StarTeam
2 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
3 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
4 21 (56.76%) Windows
5 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
6 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
9 12 (32.43%) ITIL
9 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
9 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
10 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (29.73%) DV Cleared
10 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (29.73%) SCCM
10 11 (29.73%) VMware
10 11 (29.73%) VBScript
10 11 (29.73%) VB
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle
10 11 (29.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.92%) Degree
13 6 (16.22%) Workflow
13 6 (16.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
13 6 (16.22%) SDLC
14 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (86.49%) StarTeam
2 5 (13.51%) ClearCase
2 5 (13.51%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
3 2 (5.41%) TestDirector
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.70%) Bazaar
4 1 (2.70%) BitKeeper
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Configuration Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Delphi Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) VCL
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) WCF
2 1 (2.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) New Media
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) UNIX
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Workflow
3 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.51%) CMMI
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL V2
5 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.11%) Software Distribution
6 3 (8.11%) Server Hardening
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
3 11 (29.73%) VBScript
3 11 (29.73%) VB
4 4 (10.81%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) C
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) VC++
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Delphi
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) DV Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.11%) RHCE
5 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) RHCA
5 3 (8.11%) RHCSA
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM
1 11 (29.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (13.51%) WMI
3 5 (13.51%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Serena
5 1 (2.70%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
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