The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 31 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 85 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.081% 0.076% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £425 £281
% change year-on-year
-25.29% +51.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
ClearQuest
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 102 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.57% 7.77% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 61 52
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £431 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ClearQuest across the Buckinghamshire region.

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest across the Buckinghamshire region.

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ClearQuest
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Milton Keynes -6 1 - -
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ClearQuest 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 ClearQuest.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ClearQuest 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 ClearQuest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared