The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £305 £425
% change year-on-year
+40.79% -28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +24.33%
ClearQuest
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
154 175 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.85% 18.38% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 110 30
Median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing ClearQuest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ClearQuest
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester - 1 £400 -
ClearQuest
North West

ClearQuest
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Jython
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM