The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank 51 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Serena 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.84% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 2.50% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +14.86%
Serena
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
201 160 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.77% 33.54% 51.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 105
Average daily rate £358 £408 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.26% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +127.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.01 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £43.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Serena across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Serena across the Gloucestershire region.

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Serena
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +8 1 - -
Serena
South West

Serena
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Aerospace
1 6 (85.71%) DO-178B
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Wind River

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (85.71%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Wind River