The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 153 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £550 £429 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £311 £353
% change year-on-year
+10.84% -11.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+22.29% -2.11%
ClearCase
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
498 429 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.30% 11.54% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 259 159
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.00 £27.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.80 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ClearCase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

ClearCase Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ClearCase
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ClearCase Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ClearCase
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearCase across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

ClearCase Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ClearCase
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ClearCase Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ClearCase
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 2 £550 +36.13%
Lancashire -6 2 - -
Cheshire -6 1 £400 +6.66%
ClearCase
England

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ClearCase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) IBM
5 12 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 11 (40.74%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) XML
6 11 (40.74%) XSD
6 11 (40.74%) SDLC
7 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
7 10 (37.04%) RUP
8 9 (33.33%) Assembly Language
8 9 (33.33%) Subversion
9 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
9 8 (29.63%) Service Management
9 8 (29.63%) CMMI
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) PRINCE
9 8 (29.63%) ClearQuest
9 8 (29.63%) Project Management
9 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
9 8 (29.63%) PMI
9 8 (29.63%) PMI Certification
9 8 (29.63%) CICS
9 8 (29.63%) JBoss
9 8 (29.63%) JMS
9 8 (29.63%) Chordiant
9 8 (29.63%) WSDL

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (29.63%) CICS
3 8 (29.63%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) DB2
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Subversion
2 8 (29.63%) ClearQuest
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Rational Robot
6 1 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Server Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) XML
1 11 (40.74%) XSD
2 8 (29.63%) EJB
2 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 8 (29.63%) JMS
2 8 (29.63%) JSP
2 8 (29.63%) Servlets
2 8 (29.63%) Struts
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) WSDL
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) WinForms
3 5 (18.52%) WPF
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 3 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
1 8 (29.63%) PMI
2 7 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) SDLC
3 10 (37.04%) RUP
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) CMMI
4 8 (29.63%) PRINCE
4 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) Service Management
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.11%) SOLID
9 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 8 (29.63%) COBOL
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) VB
6 3 (11.11%) VB6
7 2 (7.41%) Jython
7 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) Ada
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) PMI Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Sun Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (29.63%) Chordiant
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) Actimize
7 1 (3.70%) Facebook
7 1 (3.70%) Siemens
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter