Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 863 797 820
Rank change year-on-year -66 +23 -28
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 5 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.056% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 49 33
UK median daily rate - £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.69% -22.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £408 £325
% change year-on-year - +25.38% -22.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 18,405 15,805 15,948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.43% 16.60% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,903 10,564 10,643
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 270 405
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £29.00 £21.99 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £51.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 3 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 18 February 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
South East -23 5 - - 1
UK excluding London -44 5 - - 1
England -48 5 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Borland
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements

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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Borland
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft