The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 114 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 31 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.85% 0.79% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 0
Average daily rate
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£469 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £368 £385
% change year-on-year
-12.24% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £46.38 £41.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -2.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.63 £37.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.47% -11.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
530 252 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.09% 10.67% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 161 158
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 41
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% -20.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.15 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ClearCase Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ClearCase
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ClearCase Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ClearCase
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearCase across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ClearCase Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ClearCase
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ClearCase Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (89.80%) Security Cleared
2 38 (77.55%) DV Cleared
2 38 (77.55%) Subversion
2 38 (77.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 38 (77.55%) OO
2 38 (77.55%) Python
3 35 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (69.39%) Perl
4 34 (69.39%) Release Management
5 29 (59.18%) C++
6 24 (48.98%) Ruby
6 24 (48.98%) Bash Shell
7 22 (44.90%) Java
8 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
9 19 (38.78%) UNIX
10 18 (36.73%) Ant
10 18 (36.73%) Maven
10 18 (36.73%) Apache Ivy
11 17 (34.69%) Scrum
12 15 (30.61%) Lua
12 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
12 15 (30.61%) PHP
13 14 (28.57%) OOD
14 12 (24.49%) PL/SQL
14 12 (24.49%) SQL
15 11 (22.45%) Sun
15 11 (22.45%) Sun Certification
16 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
17 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) 3G
2 3 (6.12%) SDH
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) 2G
2 3 (6.12%) 2.5G
2 3 (6.12%) Wireshark
2 3 (6.12%) 4G
3 2 (4.08%) AMQP
3 2 (4.08%) LTE
3 2 (4.08%) UMTS
3 2 (4.08%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (77.55%) Subversion
1 38 (77.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
3 18 (36.73%) Ant
3 18 (36.73%) Maven
3 18 (36.73%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (12.24%) ClearQuest
4 6 (12.24%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (12.24%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) C++ Developer
3 17 (34.69%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) GWT
1 6 (12.24%) J2EE
1 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) STL
2 5 (10.20%) Spring
2 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.16%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) Struts
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) UNIX
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (77.55%) OO
3 35 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (69.39%) Release Management
5 17 (34.69%) Scrum
6 14 (28.57%) OOD
7 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.33%) UML
9 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) Information Management
9 6 (12.24%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.12%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Python
2 34 (69.39%) Perl
3 29 (59.18%) C++
4 24 (48.98%) Ruby
4 24 (48.98%) Bash Shell
5 22 (44.90%) Java
6 15 (30.61%) Lua
6 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
6 15 (30.61%) PHP
7 12 (24.49%) PL/SQL
7 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 4 (8.16%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (89.80%) Security Cleared
2 38 (77.55%) DV Cleared
3 11 (22.45%) Sun Certification
4 5 (10.20%) OCPJP
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
1 3 (6.12%) SCOM
1 3 (6.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Sun
2 6 (12.24%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Altiris
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) McAfee
4 2 (4.08%) Sophos
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle