Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Borland products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Borland over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Borland Software Corporation.

Borland
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 882 876
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 -36
Contract jobs citing Borland 15 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.029% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
UK median daily rate £323 £400 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.38% +66.67% -26.99%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £224
90th Percentile £381 £551 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £400 £238
% change year-on-year -19.38% +68.42% -27.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 -

Borland is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43242 47490 49684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.64% 45.29% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26864 29037 29297
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1447 1703 2110
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.21 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Borland
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Borland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Borland in the UK

Borland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Borland in the UK

Borland
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Borland in the UK

Borland
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Borland within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +26 15 £323 -19.38%
England +23 15 £323 -19.38% 1
South East +10 4 £300 -
North East +69 3 £350 -7.89%
North of England +58 3 £350 -7.89%
East of England -18 3 £325 -25.71%
East Midlands - 3 £320 -
Midlands - 3 £320 -
South West +7 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Borland also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Borland.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (40.00%) J2EE
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (40.00%) AIX
6 6 (40.00%) HPUX
6 6 (40.00%) Solaris
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (40.00%) Unix
6 6 (40.00%) JBoss
6 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (40.00%) MQSeries
6 6 (40.00%) LDAP
6 6 (40.00%) Cognos
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Sun
6 6 (40.00%) OpenView
6 6 (40.00%) SAN
6 6 (40.00%) Veritas
6 6 (40.00%) iPlanet

Borland
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (40.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
1 6 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) LDAP
1 6 (40.00%) NAS
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) FCoE
3 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) C++Builder
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Delphi Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Build Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) Qt
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) AIX
2 6 (40.00%) HPUX
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) SUSE
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) C-shell
2 3 (20.00%) Korn
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Delphi
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.67%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) KVM
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Samba
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OpenView
2 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Cognos
3 6 (40.00%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) Opsware
3 6 (40.00%) PlateSpin
3 6 (40.00%) Sun
3 6 (40.00%) Veritas
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Lumension
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) Serena