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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 551 532 526
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Serena 29 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.086% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.19% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £681 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -22.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £44.13
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -16.14%
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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
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 -18 14 £500 -28.31%
London -14 2 - -
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
3 16 (43.24%) ETL
3 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (37.84%) Informatica
4 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
5 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Integration Testing
6 10 (27.03%) C
7 7 (18.92%) Aerospace
7 7 (18.92%) Embedded C
7 7 (18.92%) DO-178B
7 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (16.22%) Change Control
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
9 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
10 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.81%) Automotive
11 3 (8.11%) Migration
11 3 (8.11%) CMS
11 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
11 3 (8.11%) Ada
11 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL
11 3 (8.11%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Hudson
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Serena SBM
4 2 (5.41%) ChangeMan
4 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (18.92%) Aerospace
2 4 (10.81%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) MI Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) Ajax
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
2 16 (43.24%) ETL
2 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Integration Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Change Control
6 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL V2
9 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) C
2 7 (18.92%) Embedded C
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Ada
4 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Informatica
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Wind River
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) FatWire
6 1 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Borland