The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 137 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Serena 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £41.50 - £43.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 - £39.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.71 - £46.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £40.88
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1258 1205 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.89% 42.37% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 678 658
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 73
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £30.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Serena
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
3 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Wind River
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) Ada
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Automotive
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Avionics
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Wind River
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
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