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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 109 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 14 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.099% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 0.67% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 13
Average daily rate
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£365 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.40 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +4.23%
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
343 300 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.29% 14.79% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 172 192
Average daily rate £363 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £39.75 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 - 6 £356 -
Portsmouth -6 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 32 (91.43%) Security Cleared
3 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
4 22 (62.86%) Linux
5 21 (60.00%) Python
6 20 (57.14%) UNIX
6 20 (57.14%) Configuration Management
7 16 (45.71%) C
7 16 (45.71%) C++
8 15 (42.86%) XML
8 15 (42.86%) UML
8 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
9 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (40.00%) Subversion
10 13 (37.14%) CruiseControl
10 13 (37.14%) NUnit
10 13 (37.14%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (37.14%) Motif
10 13 (37.14%) SQL
10 13 (37.14%) Ant
10 13 (37.14%) OOD
10 13 (37.14%) Ingres
10 13 (37.14%) GoogleTest
10 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (37.14%) wxWidgets
10 13 (37.14%) CppUnit
11 12 (34.29%) Workflow
12 9 (25.71%) StarTeam
13 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
13 8 (22.86%) Shell Script

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (2.86%) X.400
1 1 (2.86%) SMTP
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (37.14%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 35 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 14 (40.00%) Subversion
3 13 (37.14%) CruiseControl
3 13 (37.14%) NUnit
3 13 (37.14%) Ant
3 13 (37.14%) GoogleTest
3 13 (37.14%) CppUnit
4 9 (25.71%) StarTeam
5 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Build Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Build Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Software Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) XML
2 13 (37.14%) Motif
2 13 (37.14%) wxWidgets
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 15 (42.86%) UML
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 13 (37.14%) OOD
3 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) Workflow
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Change Control
5 7 (20.00%) Workflow Management
6 6 (17.14%) Use Case
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.57%) Memory Management
7 3 (8.57%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) QMS
9 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) SysML
9 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Python
2 16 (45.71%) C
2 16 (45.71%) C++
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Korn
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) Security Cleared
2 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Samba
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Borland
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Coverity
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe