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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 567 571 552
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing Serena 33 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.073% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
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£475 £375 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £354 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £440 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £211 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-43.79% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 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
23660 23316 22213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.91% 45.55% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14310 13339 12603
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 1021 1036 1028
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
London +16 21 £500 +23.45% 1
South East -20 8 £211 -47.30%
South West -4 3 - -
North West -21 1 - -
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Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (44.19%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 17 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (37.21%) BladeLogic
5 15 (34.88%) C#
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
6 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
7 13 (30.23%) C++
7 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) JIRA
7 13 (30.23%) Ansible
7 13 (30.23%) DevOps
8 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) C
9 10 (23.26%) ITIL
9 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
9 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) Windows
10 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
10 9 (20.93%) Docker
11 8 (18.60%) Linux
11 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
12 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
12 7 (16.28%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (13.95%) Scrum
14 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (11.63%) Perl

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (6.98%) JBoss
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.33%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (30.23%) JIRA
3 7 (16.28%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) PVCS
5 3 (6.98%) Hudson
6 2 (4.65%) GDB
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (4.65%) Serena SBM
6 2 (4.65%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.33%) MSI
7 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.33%) WiX
7 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
1 5 (11.63%) Automotive
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Coach
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) Ajax
3 4 (9.30%) jQuery
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) HTML5
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (4.65%) XSLT
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.65%) Middleware
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.65%) Breeze.js
5 2 (4.65%) Durandal
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.33%) Kendo UI
6 1 (2.33%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.65%) Equities
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (4.65%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps
2 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
3 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Change Control
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 13 (30.23%) C++
5 11 (25.58%) C
6 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
8 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.30%) Ada
9 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.65%) VB
10 1 (2.33%) Korn
10 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) NFS
3 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) BladeLogic
2 13 (30.23%) Ansible
3 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.33%) Egenera
5 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
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