The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 113 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.048% 0.057% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.33% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
316 303 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.13% 17.24% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 199 165
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £42.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CA