The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 April 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.

Borland StarTeam
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 143 129
Rank change year-on-year +39 -14  
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.31% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.10% 2.29% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £250 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -24.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 286 393 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.76% 13.16% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 229 189
Median daily rate £375 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -12.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £45.31 £26.25 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.60% -14.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.77 £12.50 £30.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £40.00 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.04
% change year-on-year +0.49% +14.17%  

StarTeam
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

StarTeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for StarTeam in Scotland

StarTeam
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StarTeam within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Renfrewshire +38 5 £250 -5.66%
Glasgow - 1 £188 -
StarTeam
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for StarTeam.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) MCTS
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Veritas
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Netcool
3 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012

StarTeam
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Tester
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) AIX
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) MCITP
2 6 (66.67%) MCSA
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) MCTS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (66.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 6 (66.67%) Veritas