The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Reading 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 64 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Serena 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% - 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £423 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.20% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +2.89%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
432 501 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.54% 51.49% 53.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 189 203
Average daily rate £375 £364 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Serena
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL V2
1 10 (100.00%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) WMI
3 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Borland
4 7 (70.00%) PRINCE
4 7 (70.00%) StarTeam
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (70.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Product Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL V2
2 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (80.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Borland
3 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu