The first table below looks at the demand for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wales region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 68 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% 0.58% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 5.88% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £330
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.05%
Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
146 51 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.50% 9.79% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 38 48
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ClearQuest
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearQuest within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -23 1 - -
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ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Batch
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft