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 29 January 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland StarTeam
Rank 528 548 510
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 43 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.023% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.19% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 10
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£450 - £271
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £271
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
6800 5781 5381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.57% 11.84% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4600 3654 3338
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 212
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.05 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 29 January 2015.

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 9 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 29 January 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 +15 43 £450 - 1
South East +20 40 £450 - 1
Hampshire +2 27 £450 - 1
Hook +3 16 £450 - 1
Berkshire +10 9 £296 -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Horsham - - - -

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 59 (89.39%) Security Cleared
2 57 (86.36%) Configuration Management
3 46 (69.70%) Windows
4 44 (66.67%) SQL
5 42 (63.64%) VMware
6 40 (60.61%) DV Cleared
7 39 (59.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
9 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
10 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (37.88%) Borland
12 24 (36.36%) Migration
13 21 (31.82%) MSI
14 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (30.30%) SC Cleared
15 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
16 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
16 17 (25.76%) HP
17 16 (24.24%) VBScript
17 16 (24.24%) VB
17 16 (24.24%) Oracle
17 16 (24.24%) SCCM
17 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
18 14 (21.21%) Service Management
19 13 (19.70%) HP Quality Center
20 12 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 12 (18.18%) Client/Server
21 11 (16.67%) Firewall
21 11 (16.67%) Linux

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (10.61%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.58%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) Documentum
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MSI
2 4 (6.06%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Ant
3 3 (4.55%) JUnit
3 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) BitKeeper
5 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.52%) Bazaar
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Billing
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Developer
3 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Integration Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Applications Packager
7 1 (1.52%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.52%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) WDK
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.52%) Spring
2 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.12%) Open Source
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) New Media
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.55%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.67%) Linux
5 10 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Vista
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) UNIX
8 1 (1.52%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (86.36%) Configuration Management
2 24 (36.36%) Migration
3 14 (21.21%) Service Management
4 11 (16.67%) ITIL
5 10 (15.15%) Data Migration
6 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL V2
8 4 (6.06%) Software Distribution
8 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) Change Management
9 3 (4.55%) Content Management
9 3 (4.55%) Information Management
9 3 (4.55%) Coaching
9 3 (4.55%) Change Control
10 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
3 16 (24.24%) VBScript
3 16 (24.24%) VB
4 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.58%) C
5 5 (7.58%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 59 (89.39%) Security Cleared
2 40 (60.61%) DV Cleared
3 20 (30.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) RHCSA
4 7 (10.61%) RHCA
4 7 (10.61%) RHCE
5 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.55%) CCNA
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (59.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (24.24%) SCCM
3 13 (19.70%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (7.58%) Tivoli
5 5 (7.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (7.58%) WMI
5 5 (7.58%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.52%) Netcool
6 1 (1.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) VMware
2 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.88%) Borland
4 17 (25.76%) HP
5 16 (24.24%) Oracle
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.58%) IBM
8 4 (6.06%) Remedy
9 2 (3.03%) EMC
10 1 (1.52%) NetApp
10 1 (1.52%) Veritas
10 1 (1.52%) Cognos
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco
10 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.52%) Brocade
10 1 (1.52%) Serena