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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 106 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 13 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.68% 1.05% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 5.51% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 2
Average daily rate £303 £302 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £325 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.86% -25.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +22.35%
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
319 399 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.77% 19.12% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 179 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +8 7 £300 -1.53%
Farnborough +9 2 £725 +43.28%
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 41 (91.11%) Security Cleared
3 39 (86.67%) Unix
4 38 (84.44%) Linux
5 36 (80.00%) IBM
6 21 (46.67%) DB2
6 21 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 21 (46.67%) Hadoop
6 21 (46.67%) AIX
7 20 (44.44%) Neo4j
7 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
7 20 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
7 20 (44.44%) HACMP
8 19 (42.22%) Red Hat
8 19 (42.22%) Change Data Capture
9 12 (26.67%) XML
10 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
11 9 (20.00%) Software Architecture
12 8 (17.78%) C
13 6 (13.33%) C++
13 6 (13.33%) Java
13 6 (13.33%) SQL
13 6 (13.33%) XSLT
13 6 (13.33%) Ant
13 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (13.33%) OOD
13 6 (13.33%) Ingres
13 6 (13.33%) UML
13 6 (13.33%) Python

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) DB2
1 21 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 20 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
2 20 (44.44%) Neo4j
3 6 (13.33%) Ingres
3 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 45 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (13.33%) Ant
2 6 (13.33%) CppUnit
2 6 (13.33%) CruiseControl
2 6 (13.33%) GoogleTest
2 6 (13.33%) NUnit
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) DBA
2 16 (35.56%) Developer
3 15 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
4 12 (26.67%) Hardware Engineer
5 11 (24.44%) Administrator
6 9 (20.00%) DB2 Administrator
7 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared DBA
8 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Database Developer
9 4 (8.89%) DB2 Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
11 2 (4.44%) C Developer
11 2 (4.44%) C++ Developer
11 2 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Junior
11 2 (4.44%) Junior Hardware Engineer
11 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared DBA
12 1 (2.22%) C/C++ Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) XML
2 6 (13.33%) Motif
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (13.33%) wxWidgets
2 6 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) HACMP
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Unix
2 38 (84.44%) Linux
3 21 (46.67%) AIX
3 21 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Change Data Capture
2 9 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.33%) OOD
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
2 8 (17.78%) C
3 6 (13.33%) C++
3 6 (13.33%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (91.11%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) IBM
2 19 (42.22%) Red Hat