The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -25.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.38 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.74% +22.68%
ClearQuest
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
143 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.39% 10.59% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 40 30
Average daily rate £420 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £548
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 £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ClearQuest
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle