The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank 410 402 401
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Serena 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.032% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £650 £476 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.48% +22.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-32.56% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
Serena
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8639 9421 9650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.85% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5683 6273 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 194 215
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in London

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Serena across the London region.

Serena Daily Rate Trend in London

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) Java

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Collateral Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle