The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank 620 615 565
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -50
Contract jobs citing Serena 27 21 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.038% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.083% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 33
Median daily rate £513 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £361 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +14.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +14.86%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24636 25283 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 45.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15131 14421 13830
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1104 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.56 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Serena as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Serena Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Serena
Daily Rate Trend

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

Serena Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Serena
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Serena within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Serena Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Serena
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Serena within the UK.

Serena Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Serena
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 27 £513 +64.00% 4
South East +3 16 £519 - 3
Hampshire +5 11 £525 - 2
Tyne and Wear -28 6 £280 -6.66%
North East -28 6 £280 -6.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 6 £280 -6.66%
Berkshire - 5 £475 -
South West -2 3 - -
Gosport -12 3 £530 - 2
Bristol -5 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £519 -
Southampton - 2 £418 -
East of England +9 1 - -
Cheltenham +7 1 - -
Gloucestershire -1 1 - -
North West - 1 £450 -
Bolton - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Serena also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Serena.

1 33 (58.93%) Configuration Management
2 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 23 (41.07%) C
5 18 (32.14%) Change Control
5 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (30.36%) ITIL
6 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
7 16 (28.57%) Oracle
7 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 15 (26.79%) HP
9 14 (25.00%) Finance
10 13 (23.21%) CMS
10 13 (23.21%) Time Management
10 13 (23.21%) Integration Testing
10 13 (23.21%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
10 13 (23.21%) ITIL V2
10 13 (23.21%) Data Engineering
11 12 (21.43%) Data Structures
11 12 (21.43%) IBM
11 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
12 10 (17.86%) Project Management
12 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
13 9 (16.07%) Unix
13 9 (16.07%) C++
13 9 (16.07%) Linux
13 9 (16.07%) Borland
13 9 (16.07%) PRINCE

Serena
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.21%) CMS
2 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) RS-422
2 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) StarTeam
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.57%) GDB
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.79%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.57%) Automotive
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Change Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Configuration Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) JSF
3 1 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
3 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
4 12 (21.43%) Data Structures
5 4 (7.14%) CMDB
6 1 (1.79%) AS400
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) iSeries
6 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
1 9 (16.07%) Unix
2 7 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.57%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Configuration Management
2 18 (32.14%) Change Control
3 17 (30.36%) ITIL
4 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 13 (23.21%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (23.21%) Data Engineering
5 13 (23.21%) Integration Testing
5 13 (23.21%) ITIL V2
5 13 (23.21%) Time Management
6 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 10 (17.86%) Project Management
7 9 (16.07%) PRINCE
8 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.50%) DevOps
10 6 (10.71%) Change Management
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 4 (7.14%) Migration
11 4 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C
2 9 (16.07%) C++
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.50%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.36%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) Ada
6 2 (3.57%) Groovy
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) Delphi
7 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
2 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.79%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) SCCM
1 9 (16.07%) SCOM
1 9 (16.07%) Tivoli
1 9 (16.07%) WMI
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Puppet
4 5 (8.93%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) Ansible
6 1 (1.79%) Nagios
6 1 (1.79%) Scalr
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (26.79%) HP
3 12 (21.43%) IBM
4 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.07%) Borland
6 8 (14.29%) CA
7 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.57%) Remedy
8 2 (3.57%) Virgin Media
9 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.79%) ATG
9 1 (1.79%) Perforce
9 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.79%) Seapine
9 1 (1.79%) Splunk
9 1 (1.79%) VMware
9 1 (1.79%) Wind River
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