The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for StarTeam skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited StarTeam over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland StarTeam
UK / England
Rank 581 587 578
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9  
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 2 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.061% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 17
Median daily rate £425 £312 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.21% -10.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £323 £350
% change year-on-year -22.48% -7.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

StarTeam is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7326 7155 6300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.53% 14.64% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4937 4791 4097
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 171 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

StarTeam
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing StarTeam as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for StarTeam in England

StarTeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for StarTeam in England

StarTeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for StarTeam in England

StarTeam
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StarTeam within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +12 2 £425 +23.72%
StarTeam
UK

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing StarTeam also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for StarTeam.

1 20 (64.52%) ICL
1 20 (64.52%) VME
2 19 (61.29%) HP
3 18 (58.06%) COBOL
3 18 (58.06%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
5 14 (45.16%) TDD
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
8 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
9 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
9 7 (22.58%) High Availability
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) C
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) FTP
11 5 (16.13%) SNMP
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 5 (16.13%) CCNP
11 5 (16.13%) CCNA
11 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
11 5 (16.13%) Network Design
11 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (16.13%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) QA
12 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
12 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) Finance

StarTeam
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Documentum
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) FTP
1 5 (16.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) IDMS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Lead Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Design Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) WDK
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) CMDB
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) VME
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 14 (45.16%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
4 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Network Design
8 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
9 3 (9.68%) CMMI
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (6.45%) Change Management
10 2 (6.45%) Content Management
10 2 (6.45%) Information Management
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL V2
10 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
10 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.45%) Project Management
10 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) COBOL
2 6 (19.35%) C
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (16.13%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (6.45%) WMI
2 1 (3.23%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) ICL
2 19 (61.29%) HP
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Borland
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.45%) Serena
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Capita
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle