The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 441 468 439
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 186 148 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.43% 2.11% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 90 83
Average daily rate £358 £430 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £37.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7651 7001 5948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.86% 13.55% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 4702 3757
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 127 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.47 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ClearCase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ClearCase
Daily Rate Trend

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

ClearCase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ClearCase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearCase within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ClearCase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ClearCase
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ClearCase Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ClearCase
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
England +9 176 £378 -13.71% 8
South East +2 69 £300 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +2 53 £300 -4.76%
West Midlands +20 38 £550 +26.43% 1
London +3 33 £478 -4.50% 1
Shropshire - 33 £550 - 1
Telford - 24 £550 - 1
Hook +8 21 £298 -2.40%
North West +7 18 £358 - 2
Lancashire +13 13 - -
City of London +49 12 £575 +15.00%
Middlesex +9 10 £425 - 1
Scotland -4 10 £277 -3.56%
East of England - 10 £475 - 2
South West -20 8 £400 -16.31%
Hertfordshire - 8 £475 - 1
Glasgow +14 7 £225 -13.46%
Preston - 6 - -
Gloucestershire -6 4 £463 -3.24%
Devon - 4 £363 -
Plymouth - 4 £363 -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £391 - 2
Farnborough +9 2 £725 +43.28%
West Sussex +8 2 £313 +4.16%
Stirling +8 2 £364 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £278 - 1
Manchester - 2 £278 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 £391 - 2

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 190 (56.38%) Unix
2 156 (46.29%) Linux
3 132 (39.17%) ClearQuest
4 120 (35.61%) SQL
5 108 (32.05%) Java
6 104 (30.86%) Oracle
7 102 (30.27%) Security Cleared
8 97 (28.78%) Subversion
9 87 (25.82%) C
10 85 (25.22%) Software Engineering
11 82 (24.33%) Configuration Management
12 78 (23.15%) Perl
13 72 (21.36%) IBM
14 70 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (20.47%) Waterfall
15 69 (20.47%) Shell Script
15 69 (20.47%) OO
15 69 (20.47%) Python
16 67 (19.88%) Ant
17 62 (18.40%) XML
18 60 (17.80%) C++
18 60 (17.80%) Multithreading
19 57 (16.91%) RUP
20 54 (16.02%) WebLogic
20 54 (16.02%) Informatica
21 53 (15.73%) J2EE
21 53 (15.73%) Pega
22 52 (15.43%) PL/SQL
23 50 (14.84%) UML
23 50 (14.84%) SC Cleared

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (16.02%) WebLogic
2 28 (8.31%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.45%) Confluence
4 10 (2.97%) JBoss
4 10 (2.97%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 9 (2.67%) Apache
5 9 (2.67%) MQSeries
6 7 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
7 6 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.19%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.19%) Jetty
8 4 (1.19%) nginx
8 4 (1.19%) Node.js
9 3 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.59%) CMS
10 2 (0.59%) Documentum
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.59%) WMQI
Applications
1 5 (1.48%) MS Office
2 4 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.30%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.19%) GitHub
2 4 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.26%) HTTPS
2 10 (2.97%) DVB
2 10 (2.97%) FTP
2 10 (2.97%) WinSCP
3 9 (2.67%) HTTP
3 9 (2.67%) UPnP
4 6 (1.78%) Firewall
5 4 (1.19%) DMZ
5 4 (1.19%) VPN
5 4 (1.19%) Wireless
6 3 (0.89%) SpaceWire
7 1 (0.30%) 4G
7 1 (0.30%) LTE
7 1 (0.30%) Multicast
7 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.76%) Oracle OWB
2 35 (10.39%) DB2
3 23 (6.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 21 (6.23%) Hadoop
5 20 (5.93%) Neo4j
6 16 (4.75%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.86%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.97%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.37%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.78%) Ingres
13 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.19%) Big Data
14 4 (1.19%) GIS
14 4 (1.19%) MySQL
15 3 (0.89%) DataStage
15 3 (0.89%) QualityStage
16 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 132 (39.17%) ClearQuest
2 97 (28.78%) Subversion
3 67 (19.88%) Ant
4 45 (13.35%) NUnit
5 43 (12.76%) CppUnit
5 43 (12.76%) GoogleTest
6 38 (11.28%) JIRA
7 36 (10.68%) Maven
8 34 (10.09%) Git (software)
9 26 (7.72%) CA Gen
10 24 (7.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (7.12%) Jenkins
11 15 (4.45%) Eclipse
11 15 (4.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (3.86%) FishEye
12 13 (3.86%) JUnit
12 13 (3.86%) PVCS
13 12 (3.56%) Apache Ivy
14 11 (3.26%) CruiseControl
14 11 (3.26%) Gradle
General
1 48 (14.24%) Finance
2 26 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.82%) Banking
4 12 (3.56%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.97%) Military
6 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.48%) Avionics
8 3 (0.89%) Advertising
8 3 (0.89%) Electronics
8 3 (0.89%) Retail
9 2 (0.59%) Automotive
9 2 (0.59%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (37.39%) Developer
2 40 (11.87%) Architect
3 36 (10.68%) Software Engineer
4 30 (8.90%) Analyst
4 30 (8.90%) Software Architect
5 28 (8.31%) Embedded Engineer
6 25 (7.42%) C Developer
7 23 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.93%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.04%) Administrator
9 17 (5.04%) DBA
10 16 (4.75%) C Software Engineer
11 15 (4.45%) C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (4.45%) DB2 DBA
11 15 (4.45%) Lead Developer
12 14 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (3.86%) Database Developer
13 13 (3.86%) Senior Developer
14 12 (3.56%) Designer
14 12 (3.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (18.40%) XML
2 53 (15.73%) J2EE
3 27 (8.01%) Web Services
3 27 (8.01%) XSLT
4 23 (6.82%) JSON
5 21 (6.23%) SOAP
6 18 (5.34%) REST
7 17 (5.04%) JMS
7 17 (5.04%) XSD
8 16 (4.75%) HTML
9 15 (4.45%) Spring
10 14 (4.15%) jQuery
11 13 (3.86%) XSL
12 12 (3.56%) Hibernate
12 12 (3.56%) IBM Integration Bus
12 12 (3.56%) Middleware
13 11 (3.26%) .NET
13 11 (3.26%) WSDL
14 9 (2.67%) EDI
14 9 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (13.06%) Derivative
3 20 (5.93%) HACMP
4 17 (5.04%) DTV
5 16 (4.75%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.56%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.97%) SWIFT
9 9 (2.67%) Fixed Income
9 9 (2.67%) STB
10 8 (2.37%) DataPower
10 8 (2.37%) Equities
10 8 (2.37%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (2.37%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.48%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.19%) Tandem
13 3 (0.89%) Smartcard
13 3 (0.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 190 (56.38%) Unix
2 156 (46.29%) Linux
3 37 (10.98%) Windows
4 36 (10.68%) AIX
5 23 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.56%) Solaris
6 12 (3.56%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.19%) CentOS
8 4 (1.19%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.30%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.22%) Software Engineering
2 82 (24.33%) Configuration Management
3 70 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (20.47%) OO
4 69 (20.47%) Waterfall
5 60 (17.80%) Multithreading
6 57 (16.91%) RUP
7 50 (14.84%) UML
8 49 (14.54%) Unit Testing
8 49 (14.54%) Use Case
9 46 (13.65%) Project Planning
10 45 (13.35%) Integration Testing
11 42 (12.46%) OOD
11 42 (12.46%) Project Management
12 40 (11.87%) Software Architecture
13 39 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (11.57%) Requirements Analysis
14 36 (10.68%) Memory Management
14 36 (10.68%) System Integration Testing
15 21 (6.23%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 120 (35.61%) SQL
2 108 (32.05%) Java
3 87 (25.82%) C
4 78 (23.15%) Perl
5 69 (20.47%) Python
5 69 (20.47%) Shell Script
6 60 (17.80%) C++
7 52 (15.43%) PL/SQL
8 34 (10.09%) JavaScript
9 25 (7.42%) Embedded C
10 21 (6.23%) C#
11 13 (3.86%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.86%) PHP
12 9 (2.67%) Lua
12 9 (2.67%) Ruby
13 8 (2.37%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.19%) ANSI C
14 4 (1.19%) Delphi
14 4 (1.19%) PL/1
14 4 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (30.27%) Security Cleared
2 50 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.09%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.04%) Degree
5 8 (2.37%) Sun Certification
6 7 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.19%) ISEB
7 4 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.89%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.59%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.59%) IBM WebSphere Certification
9 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.97%) SEPA
2 9 (2.67%) HL7
3 5 (1.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.59%) ECSS
5 1 (0.30%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.48%) Docker
2 4 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.19%) vCloud
3 3 (0.89%) Cygwin
3 3 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.37%) Control-M
3 6 (1.78%) Puppet
4 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.19%) HAProxy
5 4 (1.19%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) Grafana
6 1 (0.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 104 (30.86%) Oracle
2 72 (21.36%) IBM
3 54 (16.02%) Informatica
4 53 (15.73%) Pega
5 33 (9.79%) webMethods
6 32 (9.50%) BEA
7 25 (7.42%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.75%) HP
8 16 (4.75%) Sybase
9 13 (3.86%) Atlassian
10 12 (3.56%) Sun
11 11 (3.26%) Remedy
11 11 (3.26%) VMware
12 8 (2.37%) DataSynapse
12 8 (2.37%) Google
12 8 (2.37%) Reuters
13 7 (2.08%) Microsoft
14 4 (1.19%) BMC
14 4 (1.19%) ESRI
14 4 (1.19%) Sophos
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