The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 South West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank 140 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Serena 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.084% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.067% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £44.13 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-16.14% +67.90%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1490 1068 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.35% 44.74% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 608 872
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 57 126
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Serena
England

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

Serena
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

Serena
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
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