The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
UK / England
Rank 549 535 512
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 18 69 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.98% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 44
Median daily rate £525 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.35% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £266 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £523 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+75.00% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -13.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -13.97%

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6775 7057 6291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.60% 15.17% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4524 4741 4348
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 182 107
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.23 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in England

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in England

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

ClearQuest Daily Rate Histogram in England

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in England

ClearQuest
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
London -2 9 £465 +24.00%
West Midlands -15 8 £550 +57.14% 1
North West +23 1 - -
ClearQuest
UK

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 England region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 46 (83.64%) ClearCase
2 32 (58.18%) Unix
3 25 (45.45%) Perl
4 22 (40.00%) Oracle
5 21 (38.18%) AIX
5 21 (38.18%) Linux
5 21 (38.18%) Shell Script
5 21 (38.18%) Subversion
6 19 (34.55%) SQL
6 19 (34.55%) JIRA
6 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
7 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
8 17 (30.91%) Configuration Management
9 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (25.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (23.64%) DevOps
10 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
10 13 (23.64%) Puppet
10 13 (23.64%) Java
10 13 (23.64%) RUP
11 12 (21.82%) Maven
12 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
12 11 (20.00%) Finance
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
12 11 (20.00%) JUnit
12 11 (20.00%) LDAP
12 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (20.00%) Confluence
12 11 (20.00%) Selenium

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (20.00%) Confluence
2 8 (14.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) CMS
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) LDAP
1 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
2 6 (10.91%) DB2
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (3.64%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (83.64%) ClearCase
2 21 (38.18%) Subversion
3 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
3 19 (34.55%) JIRA
4 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
5 14 (25.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (21.82%) Maven
7 11 (20.00%) JUnit
7 11 (20.00%) Selenium
8 10 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
9 8 (14.55%) Ant
9 8 (14.55%) Bitbucket
10 5 (9.09%) CA Gen
11 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
11 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
12 2 (3.64%) Rational Robot
12 2 (3.64%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
13 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Software Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Administrator
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Database Developer
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Java Software Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Sybase Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) ClearCase Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
7 3 (5.45%) ClearCase Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) J2EE Software Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) Spring
3 6 (10.91%) J2EE
4 4 (7.27%) ADO
4 4 (7.27%) CGI
4 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.45%) XML
6 2 (3.64%) Ajax
6 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.64%) CSS
6 2 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (3.64%) Java EE
6 2 (3.64%) JAXB
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.64%) Swing
6 2 (3.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Fintech
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Unix
2 21 (38.18%) AIX
2 21 (38.18%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 8 (14.55%) Solaris
5 6 (10.91%) Windows
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Configuration Management
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (23.64%) DevOps
3 13 (23.64%) RUP
3 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
4 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 10 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (16.36%) Software Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) ITIL
7 6 (10.91%) Use Case
8 5 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (7.27%) Analytics
9 4 (7.27%) Data Management
9 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Data Management
9 4 (7.27%) ETL
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Perl
2 21 (38.18%) Shell Script
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Java
5 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.09%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.64%) Korn
9 1 (1.82%) Clojure
9 1 (1.82%) Jython
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Puppet
2 11 (20.00%) Ansible
3 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) IBM
3 9 (16.36%) Atlassian
4 6 (10.91%) Informatica
4 6 (10.91%) webMethods
5 5 (9.09%) BEA
6 4 (7.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Pega
6 4 (7.27%) Sonatype
6 4 (7.27%) Sybase
7 3 (5.45%) WSO2
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.64%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) Splunk
9 1 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) VocaLink
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