The first table below looks at the demand for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 203 191 220
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 1.19% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate £450 £526 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +13.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £390
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -26.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -2.45%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
871 759 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.47% 12.22% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 601 490
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £56.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +52.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
ClearQuest
London

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ClearQuest Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ClearQuest.

1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) ClearCase
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Process Server
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow Management
5 3 (27.27%) CMMI
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Samba
6 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 2 (18.18%) RUP
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ClearQuest also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ClearQuest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Process Server
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) ClearCase
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
3 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (9.09%) Toad
3 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) JPA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) AIX
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow Management
2 3 (27.27%) CMMI
3 2 (18.18%) RUP
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) MODAF
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Samba
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Nimsoft
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £468.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago