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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 138 152 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 0.79% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £396 £333
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +19.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.70%
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
470 635 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.78% 15.29% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 357 255
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £27.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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 8 December 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
Lancashire +1 7 - -
Manchester +1 3 £375 -
ClearCase
England

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) Rational Robot
4 6 (35.29%) ClearQuest
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) WinForms
5 5 (29.41%) VB
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) XSD
5 5 (29.41%) XSLT
5 5 (29.41%) VB6
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) WPF
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) HPUX
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQLPlus
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Rational Robot
2 6 (35.29%) ClearQuest
3 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
4 3 (17.65%) StarTeam
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) Checkstyle
5 2 (11.76%) FindBugs
6 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) Selenium
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) HPUX Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
2 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
2 5 (29.41%) WinForms
2 5 (29.41%) WPF
2 5 (29.41%) XSD
2 5 (29.41%) XSLT
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) HPUX
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) SOLID
3 2 (11.76%) OWASP
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Secure Coding
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) VB
2 5 (29.41%) VB6
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Perforce