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 3 months to 26 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.

Micro Focus StarTeam (formerly Borland StarTeam)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 609 619
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 4 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.079% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.048% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 12
Median daily rate £258 £297 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -20.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £123 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £391 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £258 £297 £375
% change year-on-year -13.15% -20.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8255 8238 7480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.56% 15.52% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5637 5677 4940
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 125 128
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

StarTeam
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 26 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
Renfrewshire +52 3 £254 -18.14%
Erskine +49 3 £254 -18.14%
Scotland +28 3 £254 -14.41%
South East +23 1 £300 -
England +14 1 £300 +22.44%
Hampshire +1 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing StarTeam 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 StarTeam.

1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Netcool
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) McAfee
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCTS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) McAfee
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Borland
4 1 (11.11%) Lumension