The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 561 536 507
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -29
Contract jobs citing Serena 13 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.051% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 20
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £355 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £489 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22879 21827 22470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.63% 46.12% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13785 12724 11919
Average daily rate £388 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1149 1098 1293
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in England

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in England

Serena
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Serena across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Serena Daily Rate Histogram in England

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in England

Serena
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 4 £360 -3.09% 1
East of England -11 3 - -
South East -25 2 £425 +13.33% 2
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle
4 14 (46.67%) Windows
5 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) UNIX
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
10 7 (23.33%) CRM
10 7 (23.33%) C
11 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Banking
12 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
13 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (13.33%) Change Control
13 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
13 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) JDeveloper
3 4 (13.33%) Toad
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (13.33%) Serena SBM
4 3 (10.00%) PVCS
4 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
4 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (6.67%) Hudson
5 2 (6.67%) WiX
5 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.67%) MSI
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) Avionics
4 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) jQuery
1 3 (10.00%) Ajax
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (6.67%) Breeze.js
2 2 (6.67%) Durandal
2 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (6.67%) Kendo UI
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) JSP
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Test Management
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) RAD
5 3 (10.00%) SSADM
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C
3 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) WMI
2 1 (3.33%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.67%) Wind River
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Borland
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago