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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serena
Rank 624 626 591
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Contract jobs citing Serena 24 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.016% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.099% 0.037% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 22
Median daily rate £513 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £350 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +14.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
24225 24547 24063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.52% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 14385 13544
Median daily rate £400 £390 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 831 1088 1028
Median hourly rate £20.39 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 24 £513 +46.42% 5
South East +15 14 £525 +50.00%
Hampshire +18 8 £525 +50.00%
Berkshire - 5 - -
London 0 4 - - 3
South West +2 3 - -
Gosport - 3 £545 -
Bristol +6 2 - -
Andover - 2 £425 -
East of England +16 1 - -
Kingswinford - 1 £298 -
East Midlands - 1 £288 -
West Midlands - 1 £298 - 2
Portsmouth - 1 £513 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £288 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £288 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 34 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) Oracle
3 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
4 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
5 21 (36.21%) HP
6 16 (27.59%) C
6 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 15 (25.86%) IBM
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle Database
8 14 (24.14%) Tivoli
8 14 (24.14%) Unix
9 13 (22.41%) Linux
9 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
9 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
9 13 (22.41%) SCCM
9 13 (22.41%) SCOM
10 12 (20.69%) CA
10 12 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 12 (20.69%) ITIL
10 12 (20.69%) SQL
10 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
11 11 (18.97%) .NET
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
12 10 (17.24%) Change Control
12 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.52%) C++

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 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.34%) CMS
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.72%) Confluence
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
1 5 (8.62%) RS-422
2 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.72%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Vagrant
3 6 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (8.62%) StarTeam
4 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (5.17%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (3.45%) GDB
7 2 (3.45%) Hudson
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.72%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) JIRA
8 1 (1.72%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
3 11 (18.97%) Technical Architect
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Change Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Middleware Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.62%) Web Services
4 4 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (6.90%) Middleware
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) XSLT
5 2 (3.45%) Ajax
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) JSF
6 1 (1.72%) LAMP
6 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.34%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.90%) CMDB
4 4 (6.90%) Equities
4 4 (6.90%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.72%) AS400
5 1 (1.72%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) iSeries
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
5 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Unix
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) Windows
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
2 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Change Control
4 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
5 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.07%) DevOps
7 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.34%) Data Engineering
7 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.34%) ITIL V2
7 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Time Management
8 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.62%) CRM
8 5 (8.62%) MVC
8 5 (8.62%) PRINCE
9 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) C
2 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
3 12 (20.69%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) C++
5 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.07%) Python
5 7 (12.07%) Ruby
6 6 (10.34%) C#
6 6 (10.34%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) Java
7 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Ada
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) Delphi
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) APMP
5 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.72%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Tivoli
2 13 (22.41%) SCCM
2 13 (22.41%) SCOM
3 12 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Puppet
5 5 (8.62%) WMI
6 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.45%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (1.72%) Ansible
7 1 (1.72%) Nagios
7 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.72%) Scalr
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 21 (36.21%) HP
4 15 (25.86%) IBM
5 12 (20.69%) CA
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.62%) Borland
8 3 (5.17%) VMware
9 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.72%) ATG
9 1 (1.72%) Perforce
9 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.72%) Seapine
9 1 (1.72%) Splunk