The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 260 247 241
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Serena 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.093% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£211 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.30% -
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%
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4664 4319 4305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.01% 46.56% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2662 2221 2173
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 234 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £37.55
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 the South East

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Serena
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +10 3 - -
Hampshire -4 3 £197 -50.86%
Surrey - 2 £225 - 1
Serena
England

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Hudson
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) PVCS
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Serena SBM
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Hudson
1 3 (27.27%) PVCS
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Serena SBM
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) MSI
3 1 (9.09%) WiX
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Ajax
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Breeze.js
2 2 (18.18%) Durandal
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
3 1 (9.09%) Express
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 1 (9.09%) Egenera
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat