The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland
Rank 572 545 525
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Contract jobs citing Borland 17 18 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.035% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.075% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 22
Average daily rate
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£306 £225 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% -41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £205 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £371 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £408 £385
% change year-on-year
-24.84% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25006 24082 26946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 47.09% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13069 13651
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 1077 1194 1397
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Borland within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Borland Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 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 29 July 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 -11 14 £282 +32.70% 1
South East -10 13 £282 -
Berkshire +4 4 - -
London -5 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
Worcester - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Derby - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Eastbourne - - - -

Borland
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (93.48%) StarTeam
2 39 (84.78%) Security Cleared
3 37 (80.43%) Configuration Management
4 27 (58.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 27 (58.70%) Windows
5 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
8 19 (41.30%) ITIL
9 15 (32.61%) Windows XP
10 13 (28.26%) MS Office
11 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
12 11 (23.91%) Software Distribution
12 11 (23.91%) DNS
13 8 (17.39%) PRINCE
13 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
13 8 (17.39%) HP
13 8 (17.39%) HP UCMDB
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL V2
13 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
13 8 (17.39%) WMI
14 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
14 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (15.22%) SQL
14 7 (15.22%) Serena
15 6 (13.04%) C#
15 6 (13.04%) .NET
15 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
16 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008

Borland
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (8.70%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) DHCP
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (93.48%) StarTeam
2 2 (4.35%) PVCS
3 1 (2.17%) MSI
3 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Build Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Author
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Product Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (32.61%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Configuration Management
2 19 (41.30%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) Software Distribution
4 8 (17.39%) ITIL V2
4 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.39%) PRINCE
4 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) QMS
7 2 (4.35%) Use Case
7 2 (4.35%) Release Management
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) C++
3 4 (8.70%) COBOL
3 4 (8.70%) C
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.70%) PL/1
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) Delphi
5 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (84.78%) Security Cleared
2 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (58.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (17.39%) WMI
2 8 (17.39%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) HP
3 7 (15.22%) Serena
4 4 (8.70%) Curam
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) CA
6 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) Altiris
6 2 (4.35%) Lumension
7 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
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