The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 70 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-25.29% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 64 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.88% 7.27% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 39
Average daily rate £350 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared