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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Serena
UK
Rank 583 603 589
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing Serena 11 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.050% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £431 £418 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.29% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £238 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £530 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate - £418 £325
% change year-on-year
- +28.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £41.10 £40.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £48.00 £43.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
20200 22429 23591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.54% 43.13% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 13422 13583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 838 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +21.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Serena within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Serena Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Serena
Top 11 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +29 11 £431 +3.29% 1
South West +8 5 - - 1
Bristol - 5 - - 1
London +25 3 £431 -33.65%
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
South East +18 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) C
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (30.00%) GDB
5 6 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (30.00%) Ada
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) UML
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (25.00%) Perl
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) System Testing
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL V2
7 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database

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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LabWindows
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (15.00%) RS-422
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) GDB
1 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (10.00%) StarTeam
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Ada Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Release Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Equities
2 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) UML
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V2
5 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) Ada
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Ada 95
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Borland
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
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