The table below looks at the statistics for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - 53 33
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.22% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.94% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+41.90% -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
South East

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.32% 7.31% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ClearQuest
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ClearQuest Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

ClearQuest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle OWB
2 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) RUP
3 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) BEA
5 2 (28.57%) webMethods
5 2 (28.57%) Pega
5 2 (28.57%) CA Gen
6 1 (14.29%) ANSI C
6 1 (14.29%) LTE
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
6 1 (14.29%) 4G
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) Military
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (28.57%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Middleware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
1 6 (85.71%) RUP
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) ANSI C
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Informatica
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) BEA
2 2 (28.57%) Pega
2 2 (28.57%) webMethods