The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
London / City of London
Rank - 142 192
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.25% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.90% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £368 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +58.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £43.13
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -7.24%

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
501 421 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.91% 13.42% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 327 591
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £327 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest across the City of London region.

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Navigator
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle