The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.86% -25.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +22.35%
ClearQuest
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.94% 3.14% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate £325 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ClearQuest across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

ClearQuest
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
1 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle