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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serena
Rank - - 131
Contract jobs citing Serena 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £423 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.20% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +2.89%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1263 924 1261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.66% 42.96% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 545 675
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 65 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.11 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.22% -21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Wind River
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) DO-178B

Serena
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Wind River