The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 3 months to 29 June 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Serena 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 14.71% 2.94% -
As % of the Vendors category 20.83% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -  
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 -
% change year-on-year +1.35% -  

Serena is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 24 17 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 70.59% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% +15.38%  
10th Percentile £235 £260 £221
90th Percentile £675 £460 £338
Hertfordshire median daily rate £415 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -2.35% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 4
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 £8.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -59.75%  
10th Percentile £13.50 £8.25 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.10 £33.56 £25.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year -17.14% +22.80%  

Serena
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing Serena as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Serena in Stevenage

Serena
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serena in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Serena in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Serena.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) LabWindows
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) RS-422
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) RIA
5 1 (16.67%) Ada 95
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (16.67%) GDB
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Simulink
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Ada

Serena
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) RS-422
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GDB
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Ada
2 1 (16.67%) Ada 95
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared