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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 424 409 415
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Serena 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.039% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.087% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Average daily rate
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£360 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
11068 11536 11513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 45.54% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7364 7607 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 229 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.65 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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
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 21 October 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
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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
City of London +21 2 £360 -24.21% 1
Serena
England

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Serena SBM
3 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) Back Office
5 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
5 5 (41.67%) CRM
5 5 (41.67%) Change Control
5 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) BladeLogic
7 3 (25.00%) QA
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) NetIQ
7 3 (25.00%) Remedy
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) RDBMS

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Serena SBM
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (8.33%) Toad
4 1 (8.33%) JDeveloper
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Back Office
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Release Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) NetIQ
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
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