Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for ClearQuest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ClearQuest over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

IBM Rational ClearQuest
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 164 146
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18 +14
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 2 1 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.056% 0.026% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.15% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 31
Hampshire median daily rate - £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.25% +33.33%
South East median daily rate - £388 £400
% change year-on-year - -3.13% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.25 - -
South East median hourly rate £46.25 - £44.00

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

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 484 654 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.57% 16.79% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 385 453
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.64% +2.86%
10th Percentile £258 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £510 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 37
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37.50 £32.81 £34.75
90th Percentile £48.71 £59.31 £50.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

ClearQuest
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing ClearQuest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for ClearQuest in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearQuest in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ClearQuest in Hampshire

ClearQuest
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
ClearQuest
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) OLE
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

ClearQuest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) OLE
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared