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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 399 419 420
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing Serena 20 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.027% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£575 £405 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.97% -33.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £369 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £441 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £211 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-43.79% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £41.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +16.19%
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
10351 10919 11478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.00% 45.54% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6826 6843 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 233 261
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 £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Serena across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Serena Daily Rate Histogram in London

Serena
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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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
City of London 0 4 £650 +80.55% 1
Serena
England

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) .NET
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (71.43%) BladeLogic
4 14 (66.67%) Oracle
5 13 (61.90%) C#
6 12 (57.14%) C++
6 12 (57.14%) JIRA
6 12 (57.14%) Ansible
6 12 (57.14%) DevOps
7 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
8 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (42.86%) ITIL
9 9 (42.86%) SQL
10 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
10 8 (38.10%) Docker
11 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (28.57%) Scrum
12 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (19.05%) SDLC
13 4 (19.05%) Finance
13 4 (19.05%) Windows
14 3 (14.29%) HTML
14 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 3 (14.29%) Banking
14 3 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (14.29%) HTML5
14 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
15 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (9.52%) WebSphere

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (57.14%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Coach
3 5 (23.81%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (4.76%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) XSLT
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.76%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) BladeLogic
2 12 (57.14%) Ansible
3 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
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