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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland StarTeam
Rank 578 558 521
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -37
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 29 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.046% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.36% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £210 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £364 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £365
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
6998 6715 5264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4545 4348 3311
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 £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 14 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 22 May 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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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 -20 25 £388 +72.22% 3
South East -13 20 £400 +77.77% 1
Hampshire +8 19 £400 -9.09% 1
Hook +3 13 £420 - 1
Scotland -4 4 £350 +14.28%
Tyne and Wear - 3 £323 -
North East - 3 £323 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £323 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
North West - 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 - -
Erskine +1 1 £325 +4.00%
Renfrewshire 0 1 £325 +4.00%
Blackpool - 1 - -

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (84.38%) Configuration Management
2 52 (81.25%) Security Cleared
3 38 (59.38%) Windows
4 33 (51.56%) Borland
5 31 (48.44%) SQL
6 30 (46.88%) DV Cleared
7 28 (43.75%) VMware
8 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
9 24 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 19 (29.69%) ITIL
11 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
12 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
13 16 (25.00%) PowerShell
14 15 (23.44%) Oracle
14 15 (23.44%) VBScript
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (21.88%) SCCM
15 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
15 14 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
15 14 (21.88%) VB
15 14 (21.88%) Migration
16 13 (20.31%) HP
16 13 (20.31%) Client/Server
17 12 (18.75%) CMMI
18 11 (17.19%) Change Management
19 10 (15.63%) Degree
20 9 (14.06%) SharePoint Server

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.06%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (7.81%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) FTP
2 2 (3.13%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) ClearQuest
1 9 (14.06%) MSI
1 9 (14.06%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.13%) TestDirector
4 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.56%) Bazaar
5 1 (1.56%) BitKeeper
5 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 14 (21.88%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Design Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Administrator
5 2 (3.13%) Architect
5 2 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Integration Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Build Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Test Architect
6 1 (1.56%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (1.56%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) CGI
2 2 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Open Source
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) New Media
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Statistics
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (59.38%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.81%) Linux
7 4 (6.25%) UNIX
8 3 (4.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) Configuration Management
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
3 14 (21.88%) Migration
4 12 (18.75%) CMMI
5 11 (17.19%) Change Management
6 9 (14.06%) Release Management
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.38%) Workflow
7 6 (9.38%) ITIL V2
8 5 (7.81%) Time Management
9 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.69%) Coaching
10 3 (4.69%) Software Distribution
10 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.69%) Project Management
11 2 (3.13%) Requirements Management
11 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.13%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 16 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (23.44%) VBScript
4 14 (21.88%) VB
5 6 (9.38%) C
6 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.81%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) Java
8 1 (1.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 52 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 30 (46.88%) DV Cleared
3 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (15.63%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) RHCA
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.81%) RHCE
5 5 (7.81%) CCNA
5 5 (7.81%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (21.88%) SCCM
2 14 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (14.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (9.38%) WMI
4 6 (9.38%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (3.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Borland
2 28 (43.75%) VMware
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.44%) Oracle
5 13 (20.31%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.69%) Serena
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) Fujitsu