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 28 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.

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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland
Rank 586 570 544
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Contract jobs citing Borland 16 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.11% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £236 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £211 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £236 £360
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -34.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
25286 24795 22263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.39% 45.43% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14385 13924 11798
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1088 1060 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £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 14 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 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -17 12 £337 +49.55% 2
South East -29 7 £350 +55.55%
Hampshire +1 5 £350 +16.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 4 £302 +29.11%
Tyne and Wear -1 4 £302 +29.11%
North East -4 4 £302 +29.11%
Scotland -5 4 £350 +6.70%
Hook -1 3 £350 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Erskine +1 1 £325 -0.91%
Renfrewshire -2 1 £325 -0.91%
Reading -14 1 £296 +31.55%
Berkshire -18 1 £296 +36.09%
London - 1 - -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 37 (84.09%) StarTeam
2 35 (79.55%) Configuration Management
3 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
4 27 (61.36%) Windows
5 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
6 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 16 (36.36%) SQL
9 15 (34.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
10 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
10 14 (31.82%) VMware
11 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
11 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (29.55%) SCCM
11 13 (29.55%) VBScript
11 13 (29.55%) VB
11 13 (29.55%) Oracle
11 13 (29.55%) ITIL
12 12 (27.27%) DV Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (20.45%) Degree
15 8 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
17 6 (13.64%) MS Office
17 6 (13.64%) C++
17 6 (13.64%) Workflow

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (84.09%) StarTeam
2 5 (11.36%) ClearCase
2 5 (11.36%) ClearQuest
3 2 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Bazaar
4 1 (2.27%) BitKeeper
4 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) SilkPerformer
General
1 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Configuration Manager
2 10 (22.73%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Test Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Delphi Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) VCL
2 1 (2.27%) WCF
2 1 (2.27%) LINQ
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Open Source
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) PKI
4 2 (4.55%) New Media
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
7 3 (6.82%) Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Workflow
4 5 (11.36%) CMMI
4 5 (11.36%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL V2
4 5 (11.36%) Software Distribution
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Release Management
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Web Development
8 1 (2.27%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 13 (29.55%) VBScript
3 13 (29.55%) VB
4 6 (13.64%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.82%) C
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Delphi
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 9 (20.45%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) RHCA
5 3 (6.82%) CCNA
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.82%) RHCE
5 3 (6.82%) RHCSA
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) SCCM
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (11.36%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (11.36%) WMI
5 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) Serena
6 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.27%) Micro Focus
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday