Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 18 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 85
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.36% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
West Sussex median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
South East median daily rate - £388 £400
% change year-on-year - -3.13% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £44.00
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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 229 221 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.91% 17.25% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 115 98
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £395 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% +14.91% -11.29%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £250
90th Percentile £623 £525 £452
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +6.82% +12.10%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £42.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £46.00
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ClearQuest in West Sussex

ClearQuest
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearQuest in West Sussex