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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland StarTeam
UK
Rank 588 599 597
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing StarTeam 5 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.085% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.064% 0.58% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 19
Median daily rate £250 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.48% -7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £323 £350
% change year-on-year -22.48% -7.85%  
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 7860 7745 6973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.56% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 5162 4461
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.22 £31.80 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing StarTeam over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for StarTeam in the UK

StarTeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for StarTeam in the UK

StarTeam
Top 7 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 25 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
Scotland +18 3 £215 -18.86%
Renfrewshire +15 2 £233 -12.26%
Erskine +13 2 £233 -15.45%
South East +4 2 £425 +23.72%
England +2 2 £425 +36.21%
Hampshire -3 2 £425 +13.33%
Glasgow - 1 £188 -

StarTeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 20 (48.78%) ICL
1 20 (48.78%) VME
2 19 (46.34%) HP
3 18 (43.90%) COBOL
3 18 (43.90%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
4 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
5 14 (34.15%) TDD
6 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (21.95%) Windows
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
7 9 (21.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (21.95%) Integration Testing
8 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
8 8 (19.51%) SQL
8 8 (19.51%) MS Office
8 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.51%) Change Management
9 7 (17.07%) Clustering
9 7 (17.07%) Intel Security
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.07%) Netcool
9 7 (17.07%) AIX
9 7 (17.07%) MCSE
9 7 (17.07%) MCSA
9 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
9 7 (17.07%) Citrix
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (17.07%) Veritas

StarTeam
Top Related 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) FTP
1 5 (12.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) IDMS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) JUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Lead Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Design Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.32%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) WDK
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) CMDB
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) VME
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) AIX
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
2 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
4 9 (21.95%) Integration Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) High Availability
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (14.63%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 5 (12.20%) Network Design
8 5 (12.20%) Smoke Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Requirements Management
10 3 (7.32%) CMMI
10 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
10 3 (7.32%) Workflow
11 2 (4.88%) Content Management
11 2 (4.88%) Project Management
11 2 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) COBOL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) C
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.07%) MCITP
3 7 (17.07%) MCSA
3 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) MCTS
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.20%) CCNA
4 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.20%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (17.07%) Netcool
2 2 (4.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.88%) WMI
3 1 (2.44%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) ICL
2 19 (46.34%) HP
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) Intel Security
4 7 (17.07%) Veritas
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) Borland
6 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.88%) Serena
7 2 (4.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.44%) Capita
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle