The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 138 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing Serena 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.089% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £173
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.75 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +39.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-9.20% +55.06%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1503 992 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.67% 44.05% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 455 626
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 131 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Serena
England

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Serena
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 4 (57.14%) Simulink
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Ada
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Ada Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 3 (42.86%) Ada