Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for StarTeam skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited StarTeam over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 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.

Micro Focus StarTeam (formerly Borland StarTeam)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 811 828
Rank change year-on-year -61 +17 -33
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 12 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.040% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.062% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 35 29
UK median daily rate £351 £425 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.35% +36.22% -14.23%
10th Percentile £326 £253 £231
90th Percentile £406 £575 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £425 £312
% change year-on-year -17.35% +36.22% -14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,499 15,503 15,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.27% 16.72% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,518 10,432 10,521
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £290
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 309 369
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +16.30%
10th Percentile £28.80 £22.15 £23.98
90th Percentile £67.25 £54.38 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% -2.38% +13.51%

StarTeam
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for StarTeam in the UK

StarTeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for StarTeam in the UK

StarTeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for StarTeam in the UK

StarTeam
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StarTeam within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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
England -45 12 £351 -21.94%
UK excluding London -47 12 £351 -17.35%
South East -14 7 £425 -
East Midlands - 4 £349 -
Midlands - 4 £349 -
South West - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing StarTeam also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for StarTeam.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Borland
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Lumension
5 5 (41.67%) Software Distribution
5 5 (41.67%) vSphere
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Micro Focus
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Toad
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

StarTeam
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 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Demantra
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (33.33%) Toad
3 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Build Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) MDX
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Distribution
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) QMS
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 4 (33.33%) XMLA
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Borland
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Lumension
3 4 (33.33%) Micro Focus
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SAP