The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Serena Software, Inc.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank - 27 18
Contract jobs citing Serena 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 2.53% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category - 7.02% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +14.86%
Serena
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 57 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.90% 36.08% 57.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 32
Median daily rate £330 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Serena as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Serena across the Cheltenham region.

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Serena
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Serena also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Serena.

1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) DO-178B
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Wind River
4 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Wind River