The table below looks at the statistics for StarTeam skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StarTeam over the 3 months to 18 September 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland StarTeam
Rank 596 573 570
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 17 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.18% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 17
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£390 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £341 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+24.80% -7.40%
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7343 6186 6306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.76% 11.90% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4856 4000 3518
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 130 216
Average hourly rate £37.78 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.05 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

StarTeam
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing StarTeam within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

StarTeam Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

StarTeam
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing StarTeam within the UK.

StarTeam Daily Rate Trend in the UK

StarTeam
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing StarTeam within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

StarTeam Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

StarTeam
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing StarTeam within the UK.

StarTeam Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

StarTeam
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StarTeam within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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 -24 16 £358 +14.40% 1
South East -5 9 £365 +16.64% 1
Eastbourne - - - -
East Sussex - - - -

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StarTeam 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 StarTeam.

1 34 (87.18%) Security Cleared
2 24 (61.54%) Borland
2 24 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
7 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (28.21%) ITIL
8 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
8 11 (28.21%) DNS
8 11 (28.21%) MS Office
8 11 (28.21%) Software Distribution
9 9 (23.08%) Asset Management
9 9 (23.08%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (15.38%) Java
11 6 (15.38%) VMware
11 6 (15.38%) Service Management
12 5 (12.82%) Content Management
12 5 (12.82%) WMI
12 5 (12.82%) SQL
12 5 (12.82%) Documentum
12 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
12 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
12 5 (12.82%) Project Management
12 5 (12.82%) ITIL V2
12 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
13 4 (10.26%) Software Licensing

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StarTeam 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 StarTeam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) Documentum
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (10.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) CruiseControl
2 3 (7.69%) Ant
2 3 (7.69%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) PVCS
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.26%) Billing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Build Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Author
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Product Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) WDK
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.69%) Taxonomies
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Software Distribution
3 9 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.38%) Service Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
5 5 (12.82%) Content Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL V2
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
6 4 (10.26%) Software Licensing
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Information Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) XAML
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) JSP 440
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (12.82%) WMI
2 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Borland
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Serena
5 4 (10.26%) Remedy
5 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) NetApp
6 2 (5.13%) JBoss
6 2 (5.13%) CA
6 2 (5.13%) Altiris
6 2 (5.13%) Lumension
6 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.56%) Telerik
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle