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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
South East / Hampshire
Rank 112 119 105
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14  
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 4 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 0.14% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 0.95% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Median daily rate £400 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £300 £495
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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 237 315 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.90% 14.48% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 206 182
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.50 £27.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £40.70 £45.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ClearQuest in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ClearQuest in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +10 3 £410 +36.66%
ClearQuest
South East

ClearQuest
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

ClearQuest
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft