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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - 153 202
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.17% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.13% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -13.51%
ClearQuest
London

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
587 533 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.55% 15.49% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 441 639
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 9 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

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 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JAXB
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle