The first table below looks at the demand for Serena SBM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena SBM over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena Business Manager (formerly TeamTrack)
Rank 197 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Serena SBM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
794 817 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.68% 11.53% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 611 608
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +26.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Serena SBM
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Serena SBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Serena SBM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Serena SBM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Serena SBM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Serena SBM across the City of London region.

Serena SBM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Serena SBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Serena SBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Serena SBM.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Serena
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild

Serena SBM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Serena SBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Serena SBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Serena
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) IBM