The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 143 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.033% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 0.31% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £300 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.26% -10.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.09%
ClearCase
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
393 318 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.14% 10.63% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 187 169
Average daily rate £340 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £26.25 £30.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -3.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.10 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ClearCase Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ClearCase
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ClearCase Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ClearCase
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ClearCase Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ClearCase
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £300 -
Renfrewshire -31 1 - -
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UK

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ClearCase 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 ClearCase.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) SOAP
3 12 (70.59%) Unix
3 12 (70.59%) JSON
4 11 (64.71%) REST
4 11 (64.71%) JMS
4 11 (64.71%) HP
5 10 (58.82%) HTTP
5 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) SWIFT
6 9 (52.94%) DataPower
6 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (52.94%) HTTPS
6 9 (52.94%) XMLSpy
6 9 (52.94%) FTP
6 9 (52.94%) Remedy
6 9 (52.94%) Web Services
6 9 (52.94%) WinSCP
6 9 (52.94%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (52.94%) SEPA
7 8 (47.06%) EAI
7 8 (47.06%) SOA
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) XSD
7 8 (47.06%) XSL
7 8 (47.06%) XSLT
7 8 (47.06%) Middleware

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ClearCase 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 ClearCase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (47.06%) MQSeries
3 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) Confluence
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) HTTP
2 9 (52.94%) FTP
2 9 (52.94%) HTTPS
2 9 (52.94%) WinSCP
3 4 (23.53%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) XMLSpy
2 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Maven
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) jMock
3 3 (17.65%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Mockito
4 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.76%) Gradle
4 2 (11.76%) Grunt
4 2 (11.76%) Hudson
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) StarTeam
4 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) SOAP
1 14 (82.35%) XML
2 12 (70.59%) JSON
3 11 (64.71%) JMS
3 11 (64.71%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) EDI
5 8 (47.06%) Middleware
5 8 (47.06%) WSDL
5 8 (47.06%) XSD
5 8 (47.06%) XSL
5 8 (47.06%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) JDBC
7 3 (17.65%) Ext JS
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) JAXB
7 3 (17.65%) JPA
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) DataPower
1 9 (52.94%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (47.06%) EAI
3 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) AOP
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) C-shell
7 2 (11.76%) Korn
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) SEPA
2 8 (47.06%) HL7
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
2 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (17.65%) Control-M
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) CA Wily
3 2 (11.76%) logstash
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) Remedy
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Sybase
7 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
7 2 (11.76%) Google
7 2 (11.76%) Splunk