The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £356 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.22% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +24.33%
ClearQuest
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
102 164 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.87% 30.15% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 135 66
Median daily rate £388 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in South Wales