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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank 642 616 618
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs citing Serena 13 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.066% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.15% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 8
Median daily rate £513 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +26.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £211 £350
% change year-on-year
+143.14% -39.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.37 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +13.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.37 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.51% +13.41%

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
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Top 15 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 26 September 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 -11 13 £513 +13.88% 2
London -24 5 - -
City of London +13 4 - -
South East +10 3 £513 +143.14%
Hampshire +9 3 £513 +160.73%
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Derby - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £513 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
South West +12 1 - -
Bristol +2 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £560 -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (61.11%) Oracle
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) HP
3 14 (38.89%) .NET
4 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 12 (33.33%) Unix
5 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
7 10 (27.78%) Perl
7 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) IBM
8 9 (25.00%) Tivoli
8 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) XML
9 8 (22.22%) XSLT
9 8 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (22.22%) Java
9 8 (22.22%) CA
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (22.22%) Middleware
9 8 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (22.22%) Financial Institution
9 8 (22.22%) Fixed Income
9 8 (22.22%) Equities

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 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) RS-422
3 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Subversion
1 8 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) PVCS
4 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (5.56%) GDB
5 2 (5.56%) Hudson
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Middleware Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
3 8 (22.22%) WebSphere Developer
4 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) Web Services
3 8 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (22.22%) Middleware
3 8 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (22.22%) XML
3 8 (22.22%) XSLT
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Ajax
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Equities
1 8 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) VxWorks
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
1 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
4 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (5.56%) System Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) C
6 5 (13.89%) C#
6 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Ada
8 3 (8.33%) C++
9 2 (5.56%) Ada 83
9 2 (5.56%) Ada 95
10 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.78%) PHP
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) Python
10 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (22.22%) SCCM
2 8 (22.22%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) HP
3 9 (25.00%) IBM
4 8 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat