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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 558 547 556
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Serena 15 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.050% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 12
Average daily rate
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£334 £398 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.09% +10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £343 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £628 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
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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
23814 22459 25022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.69% 46.51% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13775 12894 13142
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1087 1022 1247
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £40.57 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 4 £360 -24.05% 2
South East -8 2 - - 1
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 30 (50.85%) Configuration Management
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.59%) Windows
4 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
5 18 (30.51%) Oracle
6 16 (27.12%) ITIL
6 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
7 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
8 13 (22.03%) Serena SBM
9 12 (20.34%) Project Management
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
9 12 (20.34%) Change Control
10 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
10 11 (18.64%) UNIX
10 11 (18.64%) Banking
11 10 (16.95%) Change Management
11 10 (16.95%) Back Office
11 10 (16.95%) Finance
11 10 (16.95%) CRM
11 10 (16.95%) N-Tier
11 10 (16.95%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (16.95%) QA
11 10 (16.95%) Integration Testing
12 9 (15.25%) Java
12 9 (15.25%) C
12 9 (15.25%) XML
12 9 (15.25%) Asset Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (10.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.78%) MS Office
4 3 (5.08%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.69%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.08%) Kerberos
2 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Extranet
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.03%) Serena SBM
3 10 (16.95%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.17%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (10.17%) Subversion
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (8.47%) Selenium
6 5 (8.47%) StarTeam
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.47%) Toad
6 5 (8.47%) JDeveloper
7 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
7 3 (5.08%) NUnit
7 3 (5.08%) JUnit
7 3 (5.08%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (18.64%) Banking
2 10 (16.95%) Back Office
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Avionics
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Configuration Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Release Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Ada Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Data Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) XML
2 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) Ajax
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.78%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.78%) jQuery
5 3 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (5.08%) XHTML
5 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.39%) JSP
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.39%) WCF
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.39%) Kendo UI
6 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.39%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) N-Tier
1 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.69%) Equities
5 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) UNIX
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Configuration Management
2 16 (27.12%) ITIL
3 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) Change Control
4 12 (20.34%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) CRM
5 10 (16.95%) Integration Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
7 8 (13.56%) Release Management
7 8 (13.56%) ITIL V2
7 8 (13.56%) Software Licensing
8 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.17%) Workflow
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.17%) UML
9 5 (8.47%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.47%) Time Management
10 3 (5.08%) Web Development
10 3 (5.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) C
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.86%) C++
3 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.17%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.08%) Ada
5 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.39%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (10.17%) WMI
3 3 (5.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) HP
4 5 (8.47%) Borland
5 3 (5.08%) NetIQ
5 3 (5.08%) Remedy
5 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
5 3 (5.08%) Wind River
5 3 (5.08%) Splunk
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu
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