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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Borland over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland
Rank 634 615 591
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Contract jobs citing Borland 14 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% 0.049% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £280 £350 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £324 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £350 £268
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
23973 24332 23498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 44.84% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14778 14069 13321
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 789 1123 1038
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Borland
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Borland as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Borland within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 14 £280 -20.84% 1
South East -7 7 £275 -23.07%
Hampshire +1 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -43 5 £280 -13.31%
North East -44 5 £280 -13.31%
Tyne and Wear -46 5 £280 -13.31%
Basingstoke - 5 - -
London -8 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £275 -
Berkshire - 1 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £368 -
South West - 1 £368 -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Borland also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Borland.

1 17 (85.00%) Configuration Management
1 17 (85.00%) StarTeam
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) WMI
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL V2
6 6 (30.00%) Change Control
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) Data Structures
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (30.00%) Time Management
6 6 (30.00%) Data Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) SQL

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (30.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Unix
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL V2
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 6 (30.00%) Data Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Time Management
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) VB
2 6 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) WMI
2 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (10.00%) SCSM
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Serena
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Lumension