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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serena
Rank 583 528 537
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +9
Contract jobs citing Serena 11 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.094% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -10.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -8.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -8.07%

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
24131 23508 21489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 44.95% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14085 13312 11404
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1044 1167
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 11 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 2 June 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 -46 11 £350 -4.10% 3
South West +2 5 - -
Hampshire +2 4 £350 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 4 - -
Cheltenham -7 4 - -
South East -22 4 £350 -49.82% 1
East of England -2 1 - -
London -11 1 - - 2
Essex - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

Serena
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 22 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
4 18 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (38.10%) ETL
7 14 (33.33%) Informatica
7 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
8 13 (30.95%) C
9 11 (26.19%) Regression Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (19.05%) DO-178B
11 8 (19.05%) Aerospace
11 8 (19.05%) Embedded C
12 6 (14.29%) Change Control
12 6 (14.29%) ITIL
13 5 (11.90%) Oracle
13 5 (11.90%) SQL
13 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.90%) Automotive
13 5 (11.90%) HP UCMDB
13 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
13 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
13 5 (11.90%) ITIL V2
14 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
14 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.52%) Migration
14 4 (9.52%) Finance

Serena
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Hudson
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Serena SBM
4 1 (2.38%) ChangeMan
4 1 (2.38%) GDB
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (2.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) MI Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) jQuery
1 3 (7.14%) Ajax
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) Breeze.js
3 1 (2.38%) Durandal
3 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.38%) XML-RPC
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
3 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (38.10%) ETL
5 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Regression Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Change Control
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL V2
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) Project Management
10 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.14%) Time Management
10 3 (7.14%) Web Development
11 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
11 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) C
2 8 (19.05%) Embedded C
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Ada
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
1 22 (52.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Informatica
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Borland
3 3 (7.14%) Wind River
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) FatWire
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