The first table below looks at the demand for ClearQuest skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearQuest over the 3 months to 30 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 West Yorkshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.30% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £281 £330
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -14.77%
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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
221 194 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.04% 12.83% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 123 182
Average daily rate £340 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £412 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £34.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.31% +86.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
ClearQuest
Yorkshire

ClearQuest
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ClearQuest Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ClearQuest
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ClearQuest Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ClearQuest
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 28 (100.00%) AIX
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
1 28 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
1 28 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 27 (96.43%) IBM
3 23 (82.14%) Service Delivery
3 23 (82.14%) Workflow
3 23 (82.14%) Workflow Management
3 23 (82.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 19 (67.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Advertising
7 6 (21.43%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Banking
9 2 (7.14%) UNIX
10 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware
10 1 (3.57%) Retail

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 23 (82.14%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Developer
2 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) AIX
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Service Delivery
1 23 (82.14%) Workflow
1 23 (82.14%) Workflow Management
2 19 (67.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (96.43%) IBM
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago