The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank - - 98
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.54%
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 £46.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +22.35%
ClearQuest
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
370 229 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.29% 13.07% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 165 107
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £401
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 £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

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 21 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Certification
5 2 (22.22%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Certification
1 2 (22.22%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) IBM