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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ClearQuest 28 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.69% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.80%
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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
222 207 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.39% 13.70% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 151 157
Average daily rate £366 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (100.00%) AIX
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
1 35 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
1 35 (100.00%) DB2
1 35 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 34 (97.14%) IBM
3 30 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 30 (85.71%) Workflow
3 30 (85.71%) Workflow Management
3 30 (85.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 26 (74.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (65.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Advertising
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX
8 2 (5.71%) Banking
9 1 (2.86%) Retail
9 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (2.86%) Middleware

ClearQuest
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 30 (85.71%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) WebSphere Developer
2 12 (34.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Specialist
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 23 (65.71%) Management Information System
2 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) AIX
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 30 (85.71%) Workflow
1 30 (85.71%) Workflow Management
2 26 (74.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (97.14%) IBM