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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 568 551 535
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Contract jobs citing Serena 27 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.038% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.086% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £362 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £440 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £423
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £41.75 £41.25 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +16.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £41.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +16.19%
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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
22641 22172 21543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.92% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 12517 11993
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 998 1118
Average hourly rate £18.71 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 18 £488 +33.56% 2
South East -10 5 £225 -43.75% 2
South West -6 3 - -
North West -27 1 - -
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 16 (35.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (31.11%) C#
5 13 (28.89%) C++
5 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 13 (28.89%) BladeLogic
6 12 (26.67%) JIRA
6 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 12 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.67%) Ansible
6 12 (26.67%) DevOps
7 10 (22.22%) C
7 10 (22.22%) ITIL
8 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) Windows
10 7 (15.56%) Linux
11 6 (13.33%) Informatica
11 6 (13.33%) Docker
12 5 (11.11%) DO-178B

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (26.67%) JIRA
3 7 (15.56%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) Hudson
5 2 (4.44%) GDB
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.44%) Serena SBM
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Military
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Coach
6 3 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.44%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) OBIEE Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) MI Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) XML
2 3 (6.67%) jQuery
2 3 (6.67%) Ajax
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (4.44%) XSLT
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) XML-RPC
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.22%) Breeze.js
4 1 (2.22%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
1 2 (4.44%) Equities
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) DevOps
2 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 10 (22.22%) ITIL
4 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) ETL
7 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.11%) SDLC
8 4 (8.89%) Change Control
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) BDD
10 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) C++
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) C
5 5 (11.11%) Ada
5 5 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) BladeLogic
2 12 (26.67%) Ansible
3 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.44%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (2.22%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Informatica
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Wind River
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) HP
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