The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 522 497 543
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +46
Contract jobs citing Serena 49 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.055% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 6
Average daily rate £400 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £331 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £423 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Average hourly rate £37.00 £40.50 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% +54.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-9.20% +55.06%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23487 20361 25403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.85% 46.57% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13499 11179 13362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1048 1129 1229
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Serena
UK

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -5 24 £394 +0.96% 2
West Midlands -20 3 £325 -18.75%
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UK

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (52.63%) SQL
1 30 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 22 (38.60%) Oracle
4 22 (38.60%) SC Cleared
5 19 (33.33%) UNIX
5 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 18 (31.58%) Windows
6 18 (31.58%) XML
6 18 (31.58%) PL/SQL
6 18 (31.58%) Java
6 18 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
7 17 (29.82%) Ajax
7 17 (29.82%) Workflow
7 17 (29.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.82%) Toad
8 16 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (26.32%) MS Visio
9 15 (26.32%) ITIL
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (26.32%) JDeveloper
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Payables
10 14 (24.56%) QA
11 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
12 12 (21.05%) CSS
13 11 (19.30%) HTML

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 17 (29.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 15 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.02%) Simulink
4 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (3.51%) SQLPlus
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle APEX
2 17 (29.82%) Toad
3 15 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
3 15 (26.32%) JDeveloper
4 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (12.28%) Serena SBM
5 7 (12.28%) Rational Rhapsody
6 6 (10.53%) Hudson
6 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (10.53%) StarTeam
7 5 (8.77%) Subversion
7 5 (8.77%) Selenium
8 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.26%) JUnit
9 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.26%) NUnit
9 3 (5.26%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.53%) Back Office
1 6 (10.53%) Military
1 6 (10.53%) Banking
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Configuration Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Deployment Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Ada Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) XML
2 17 (29.82%) Ajax
3 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 11 (19.30%) HTML
5 8 (14.04%) .NET
5 8 (14.04%) XHTML
6 7 (12.28%) Web Services
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
6 7 (12.28%) jQuery
7 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.02%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 4 (7.02%) WPF
8 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.26%) WCF
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.51%) Breeze.js
10 2 (3.51%) Durandal
10 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.51%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.75%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) UNIX
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 17 (29.82%) Workflow
3 15 (26.32%) ITIL
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.30%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Web Development
7 8 (14.04%) Release Management
8 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.28%) UML
8 7 (12.28%) Asset Management
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Time Management
8 7 (12.28%) ITIL V2
8 7 (12.28%) Change Control
9 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
9 6 (10.53%) PRINCE
9 6 (10.53%) CRM
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) PL/SQL
2 18 (31.58%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) C
4 7 (12.28%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) C++
5 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
6 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.26%) Ada
7 3 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 22 (38.60%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (10.53%) WMI
3 3 (5.26%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) HP
3 7 (12.28%) Borland
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Splunk
5 2 (3.51%) NetIQ
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) BMC
6 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.75%) Wind River
6 1 (1.75%) BI-SAM
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 35 Per Hour Contract
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £395 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Applitracker
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago