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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 101 115 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 9 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.10% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.87% 0.60% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Average daily rate
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£400 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+24.33% -
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 Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
314 336 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.93% 17.07% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 183 181
Average daily rate £373 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.87% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £41.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 27 May 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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hook - 4 £364 -
Portsmouth 0 1 - -
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 24 (96.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (52.00%) Linux
6 12 (48.00%) Python
7 11 (44.00%) UNIX
8 10 (40.00%) C
9 9 (36.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) UML
9 9 (36.00%) Workflow
9 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) StarTeam
10 8 (32.00%) Subversion
10 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (28.00%) wxWidgets
11 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (28.00%) CppUnit
11 7 (28.00%) GoogleTest
11 7 (28.00%) Motif
11 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (28.00%) NUnit
11 7 (28.00%) CruiseControl
11 7 (28.00%) C++
11 7 (28.00%) SQL
11 7 (28.00%) Ant
11 7 (28.00%) OOD
11 7 (28.00%) Ingres
12 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 5 (20.00%) Borland

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMTP
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) X.400
1 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Ingres
1 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 9 (36.00%) StarTeam
3 8 (32.00%) Subversion
4 7 (28.00%) Ant
4 7 (28.00%) NUnit
4 7 (28.00%) CruiseControl
4 7 (28.00%) CppUnit
4 7 (28.00%) GoogleTest
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Build Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) Motif
2 7 (28.00%) wxWidgets
3 1 (4.00%) CGI
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) UNIX
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) UML
2 9 (36.00%) Workflow
3 7 (28.00%) OOD
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) SysML
5 1 (4.00%) Use Case
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.00%) QMS
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) C
3 7 (28.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
1 1 (4.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Borland
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Coverity
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle