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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Serena over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 598 557 531
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -26
Contract jobs citing Serena 15 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.066% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 6
Average daily rate
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£288 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £448 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +4.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +4.22%

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Serena
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Serena within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -47 15 £288 -19.86% 5
London -19 7 - - 3
South East -16 4 £288 -28.12% 2
South West -6 3 - -
Gloucestershire +1 2 - -
Hampshire +1 2 £350 -12.50%
Guildford -1 2 £225 -67.62% 2
Surrey -5 2 £225 -67.62% 2
Cheltenham -6 2 - -
East of England -3 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
2 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (34.04%) ETL
5 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
6 14 (29.79%) Informatica
6 14 (29.79%) Integration Testing
7 12 (25.53%) C
8 11 (23.40%) Oracle
8 11 (23.40%) Regression Testing
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (19.15%) .NET
10 9 (19.15%) ITIL
11 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
11 8 (17.02%) C#
11 8 (17.02%) Aerospace
11 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (17.02%) DO-178B
12 7 (14.89%) Ansible
12 7 (14.89%) DevOps
12 7 (14.89%) JIRA
12 7 (14.89%) C++
12 7 (14.89%) Java
13 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.77%) Linux
13 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
14 5 (10.64%) BladeLogic

Serena
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.26%) Serena SBM
4 2 (4.26%) Hudson
4 2 (4.26%) GDB
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 8 (17.02%) Aerospace
2 5 (10.64%) Automotive
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Avionics
5 1 (2.13%) Military
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) OBIEE Developer
3 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) MI Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) Ajax
2 3 (6.38%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 2 (4.26%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) XML-RPC
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.13%) Breeze.js
4 1 (2.13%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (4.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
3 16 (34.04%) ETL
4 14 (29.79%) Integration Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Regression Testing
6 9 (19.15%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) DevOps
8 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.64%) Change Control
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (8.51%) ITIL V2
10 4 (8.51%) Migration
11 3 (6.38%) Project Management
11 3 (6.38%) Web Development
11 3 (6.38%) SDLC
12 2 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (4.26%) Time Management
12 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) C#
3 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
4 7 (14.89%) C++
4 7 (14.89%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) Ada
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
1 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Ansible
2 5 (10.64%) BladeLogic
3 4 (8.51%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (4.26%) WMI
4 2 (4.26%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Informatica
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Wind River
5 2 (4.26%) Borland
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
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