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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 558 539 547
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Serena 17 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.043% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £588 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +57.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £349 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £638 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £41.25 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.50 £38.20
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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
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 27 August 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
South East -9 4 £400 -
London -6 3 £405 -33.87% 2
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (53.23%) Configuration Management
2 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
4 21 (33.87%) SQL
5 18 (29.03%) ITIL
5 18 (29.03%) Windows
6 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
6 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
7 16 (25.81%) Oracle
8 13 (20.97%) Project Management
8 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (19.35%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (19.35%) Serena SBM
10 11 (17.74%) Finance
10 11 (17.74%) Asset Management
10 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
10 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
10 11 (17.74%) Change Control
10 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
11 10 (16.13%) QA
11 10 (16.13%) ITIL V2
11 10 (16.13%) HP UCMDB
11 10 (16.13%) HP
11 10 (16.13%) Java
11 10 (16.13%) C
11 10 (16.13%) UNIX
11 10 (16.13%) Banking
12 9 (14.52%) Change Management
12 9 (14.52%) Back Office
12 9 (14.52%) XML

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (11.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.61%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.61%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.84%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) Extranet
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (19.35%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (19.35%) Serena SBM
3 8 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.29%) Subversion
4 7 (11.29%) StarTeam
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
5 6 (9.68%) Toad
6 5 (8.06%) JDeveloper
6 5 (8.06%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (8.06%) Selenium
7 3 (4.84%) NUnit
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
7 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (4.84%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.84%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.84%) Hudson
8 2 (3.23%) WiX
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Back Office
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.23%) Military
5 2 (3.23%) Avionics
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Configuration Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Release Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Ada Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Deployment Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) XML
2 8 (12.90%) Ajax
3 6 (9.68%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 5 (8.06%) jQuery
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) XHTML
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.23%) JSP
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.23%) WCF
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.23%) Kendo UI
7 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.23%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) N-Tier
1 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Configuration Management
2 18 (29.03%) ITIL
3 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (20.97%) Project Management
5 11 (17.74%) Asset Management
5 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
5 11 (17.74%) Change Control
6 10 (16.13%) ITIL V2
7 9 (14.52%) CRM
7 9 (14.52%) Change Management
8 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.90%) UML
9 7 (11.29%) PRINCE
9 7 (11.29%) Workflow
10 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.06%) Time Management
11 5 (8.06%) Release Management
12 4 (6.45%) Web Development
13 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.84%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) C
2 10 (16.13%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.68%) C#
6 4 (6.45%) MATLAB
6 4 (6.45%) Ada
7 3 (4.84%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.61%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (12.90%) WMI
3 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle
3 10 (16.13%) HP
4 7 (11.29%) Borland
5 3 (4.84%) NetIQ
5 3 (4.84%) Remedy
5 3 (4.84%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.84%) Wind River
5 3 (4.84%) Splunk
6 2 (3.23%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.61%) BI-SAM
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