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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 102 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 21 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 0.29% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.50% 2.04% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £296 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-24.65% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.38 £37.80 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+22.68% +12.83%
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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
382 245 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.95% 14.15% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 128 109
Average daily rate £345 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 32
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

ClearQuest Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
3 28 (84.85%) Linux
3 28 (84.85%) UNIX
3 28 (84.85%) Python
4 26 (78.79%) SC Cleared
5 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
6 23 (69.70%) C
6 23 (69.70%) C++
6 23 (69.70%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (66.67%) SQL
7 22 (66.67%) Ant
7 22 (66.67%) XML
7 22 (66.67%) UML
7 22 (66.67%) OOD
7 22 (66.67%) Ingres
7 22 (66.67%) Motif
7 22 (66.67%) wxWidgets
7 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (66.67%) CppUnit
7 22 (66.67%) GoogleTest
7 22 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (66.67%) NUnit
7 22 (66.67%) CruiseControl
7 22 (66.67%) Subversion
8 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
9 15 (45.45%) Project Management
10 12 (36.36%) Use Case
11 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Ingres
1 22 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 22 (66.67%) Ant
2 22 (66.67%) NUnit
2 22 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 22 (66.67%) Subversion
2 22 (66.67%) CppUnit
2 22 (66.67%) GoogleTest
3 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior C Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) XML
1 22 (66.67%) Motif
1 22 (66.67%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) UNIX
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 22 (66.67%) UML
2 22 (66.67%) OOD
2 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 15 (45.45%) Project Management
5 12 (36.36%) Use Case
6 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Memory Management
6 7 (21.21%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
7 6 (18.18%) Workflow
7 6 (18.18%) Change Control
7 6 (18.18%) Workflow Management
8 5 (15.15%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (15.15%) Refactoring
9 3 (9.09%) Unified Process
9 3 (9.09%) RUP
10 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Python
2 23 (69.70%) C
2 23 (69.70%) C++
3 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
2 26 (78.79%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) HP