The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 198 216 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Serena 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.030% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2694 3343 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.12% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 2321 2299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 94 96
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Serena
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 across the City of London region.

Serena Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Serena 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.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Serena SBM
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Serena 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Serena SBM
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
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