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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 647 630
Rank change year-on-year +42 -17  
Contract jobs citing Borland 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.029% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £320 £421 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.03% +24.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £378 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £464 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £368 £325
% change year-on-year -12.92% +13.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Borland is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20658 24248 24553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.91% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 14933 14366
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 832 1088
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.45 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +7.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Borland
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Borland as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 12 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 3 months to 27 June 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
England +18 3 £300 -28.78% 2
Scotland - 2 £323 -
Gloucestershire +12 1 - -
South East +11 1 £300 -
Hampshire +7 1 £300 -
South West +4 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £320 -
Dunfermline - 1 £320 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 5 (62.50%) Delphi
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Embarcadero
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) OpenCV
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Qt
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
5 1 (12.50%) Lumension

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) StarTeam
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) Qt
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Delphi
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Pascal
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Embarcadero
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (12.50%) Lumension
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) SAP