Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Serena products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Serena over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Serena
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 242 266
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 +30
Contract jobs citing Serena 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% 0.091% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
City of London median daily rate £425 - £575
10th Percentile £413 - £348
90th Percentile £438 - £744
Central London median daily rate £425 - £575
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Serena is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2703 2816 3849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.70% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2112 2884
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £251
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.49%

Serena
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Serena as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Serena in the City of London

Serena
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Serena in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Serena in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Serena.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) CFA
2 2 (66.67%) SimCorp
2 2 (66.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Serena
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliMatch
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SimCorp Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) COM
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Fund Accounting
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SimCorp
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (33.33%) ION Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Murex
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle