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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland StarTeam
Rank 595 561 568
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 24 40 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.079% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.58% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 3
Average daily rate £275 £450 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £294 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £480 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £450 £248
% change year-on-year
-38.94% +81.81%
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
7601 6904 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.78% 13.63% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 4663 3679
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 127 126
Average hourly rate £41.85 £36.70 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £24.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 2016.

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 12 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 20 £238 -47.22% 3
South East -20 15 £312 -30.66% 1
Hampshire -5 14 £312 -30.66% 1
North East -22 5 £238 -11.35% 2
Tyne and Wear -29 5 £238 -11.35% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 5 £238 -11.35% 1
Basingstoke 0 2 - -
Erskine - 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 £375 -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Hook -3 1 £475 +5.55% 1

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
2 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
3 22 (53.66%) Configuration Management
4 17 (41.46%) C
5 14 (34.15%) Windows
5 14 (34.15%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (31.71%) Finance
7 12 (29.27%) Requirements Management
7 12 (29.27%) SNMP
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) QA
9 10 (24.39%) FTP
9 10 (24.39%) CCNP
9 10 (24.39%) CCNA
9 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (21.95%) Borland
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
11 8 (19.51%) Network Design
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.07%) Project Management
12 7 (17.07%) C#
12 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.07%) VMware
12 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (14.63%) C++
13 6 (14.63%) Java

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (12.20%) CMS
1 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Documentum
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (4.88%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) SNMP
2 10 (24.39%) FTP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Selenium
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.88%) MSI
6 1 (2.44%) CA Gen
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Design Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Network Design Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Design Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Build Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) TIBCO Developer
5 3 (7.32%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) zOS
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Configuration Management
2 12 (29.27%) Requirements Management
3 8 (19.51%) Network Design
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (12.20%) Data Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) EAI
6 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V2
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.20%) Time Management
6 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) C++
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) COBOL
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) JCL
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) VBA
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
2 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
3 10 (24.39%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (12.20%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (12.20%) WMI
3 2 (4.88%) Netcool
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) Borland
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) VMware
5 6 (14.63%) TIBCO
6 5 (12.20%) IBM
6 5 (12.20%) Serena
7 4 (9.76%) Coverity
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Lumension
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) HP
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