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 30 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.

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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 627 609
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18  
Contract jobs citing Borland 2 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.055% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £280 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £280 £337
% change year-on-year - -16.79%  
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 20053 23695 24270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.04% 43.77% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12380 14428 13767
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 802 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

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 5 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 30 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
England +36 1 - - 2
South West +2 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (78.57%) Delphi
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Embarcadero
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Logistics
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Data Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) WMI
6 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) FMCG
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Serena
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Logistics
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Delphi
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Pascal
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) WMI
2 1 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Embarcadero
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Serena
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle