The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearQuest
England / London
Rank 395 396 392
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 5 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.65% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 17
Median daily rate £480 £388 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.87% -20.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £356 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £456 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.39% +52.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +6.66%

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3435 3248 3182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.97% 15.15% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2525 2371 2368
Median daily rate £475 £470 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +9.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in London

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in London

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearQuest across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

ClearQuest Daily Rate Histogram in London

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in London

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for ClearQuest.

1 15 (93.75%) ClearCase
2 13 (81.25%) JIRA
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) Subversion
6 7 (43.75%) Atlassian
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
7 6 (37.50%) Confluence
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) C#
9 4 (25.00%) Sybase
9 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) ADO
9 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (25.00%) LDAP
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) Data Management
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) OpenShift
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LDAP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) ClearCase
2 13 (81.25%) JIRA
3 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
5 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) Ant
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) JUnit
7 2 (12.50%) Maven
8 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (6.25%) Hudson
8 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
8 1 (6.25%) Selenium
8 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 1 (6.25%) Toad
8 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Database Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Sybase Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) ClearCase Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Perl Scripter
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Configuration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) ADO
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Fintech
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Management
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Korn
6 1 (6.25%) Clojure
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Atlassian
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) Sonatype
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) VocaLink