The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for ClearQuest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - - 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £439 £350
% change year-on-year +7.63% +25.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +27.50% +6.66%  

ClearQuest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12 10 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 13.79% 12.99% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £38.00 £35.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.62 £38.00 £46.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ClearQuest in Farnborough

ClearQuest
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ClearQuest in Farnborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearQuest in Farnborough