The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 550 479 501
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +22
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 74 168 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 2.03% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 87 99
Median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £531 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £393 £333
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +18.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £40.00 £30.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £45.00 £44.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.47
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.09%

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
8238 8296 7457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.65% 14.98% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5543 5587 5128
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 186 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ClearCase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 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 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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
England -67 73 £378 -5.62%
London +19 40 £400 -17.94%
North West +9 10 £375 -
South East -49 10 £315 -9.74%
West Midlands -31 9 £550 +39.24%
Hampshire -33 8 £315 -1.56%
Solihull - 8 £550 -
Lancashire +2 7 - -
City of London -6 5 £400 -30.43%
Hook -14 5 £310 +12.72%
Preston +6 4 - -
Manchester +5 3 £375 -
Yorkshire +16 2 - -
West Yorkshire +11 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Bolton - 2 - -
West Sussex +6 1 - -
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 - -
Worthing -4 1 - -
Telford -23 1 - -
Shropshire -25 1 - -

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 90 (51.43%) Unix
2 87 (49.71%) Oracle
3 77 (44.00%) Linux
4 66 (37.71%) SQL
4 66 (37.71%) Configuration Management
5 64 (36.57%) ClearQuest
6 61 (34.86%) Subversion
7 52 (29.71%) Perl
8 48 (27.43%) Java
9 46 (26.29%) Shell Script
10 45 (25.71%) Finance
11 43 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (24.57%) Git (software)
12 37 (21.14%) Banking
12 37 (21.14%) AIX
13 36 (20.57%) Security Cleared
13 36 (20.57%) Unit Testing
14 34 (19.43%) JIRA
15 32 (18.29%) Ant
16 30 (17.14%) IBM
16 30 (17.14%) Jenkins
17 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
18 28 (16.00%) UML
18 28 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (14.86%) Windows
20 25 (14.29%) ITIL
20 25 (14.29%) C
21 24 (13.71%) Sybase
21 24 (13.71%) Web Services
21 24 (13.71%) OO

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (10.86%) Apache
1 19 (10.86%) Confluence
2 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.14%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.14%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (1.71%) CMS
6 3 (1.71%) Documentum
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.71%) DNS
1 24 (13.71%) LDAP
1 24 (13.71%) TCP/IP
2 17 (9.71%) iSCSI
2 17 (9.71%) SAN
3 14 (8.00%) WAN
4 12 (6.86%) SSL
5 8 (4.57%) FTP
6 7 (4.00%) Firewall
6 7 (4.00%) HTTP
6 7 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 7 (4.00%) Kerberos
6 7 (4.00%) WinSCP
7 3 (1.71%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.71%) IPv4
7 3 (1.71%) SNMP
8 1 (0.57%) SSH
8 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.71%) Relational Database
2 22 (12.57%) MySQL
2 22 (12.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.86%) Hadoop
4 16 (9.14%) Big Data
4 16 (9.14%) Oracle OWB
5 9 (5.14%) DB2
5 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.86%) OrientDB
9 4 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.71%) QlikView
11 2 (1.14%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (36.57%) ClearQuest
2 61 (34.86%) Subversion
3 43 (24.57%) Git (software)
4 34 (19.43%) JIRA
5 32 (18.29%) Ant
6 30 (17.14%) Jenkins
7 24 (13.71%) NUnit
8 21 (12.00%) CppUnit
8 21 (12.00%) JUnit
8 21 (12.00%) Maven
9 20 (11.43%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (10.29%) GoogleTest
10 18 (10.29%) Selenium
11 17 (9.71%) StarTeam
12 16 (9.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (6.86%) Apache Ivy
13 12 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (4.57%) Visual Studio
15 7 (4.00%) Rational Robot
15 7 (4.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 45 (25.71%) Finance
2 37 (21.14%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Law
4 7 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (30.86%) Developer
2 16 (9.14%) Architect
2 16 (9.14%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.57%) Integration Engineer
4 14 (8.00%) Software Architect
5 13 (7.43%) Configuration Manager
6 11 (6.29%) Administrator
6 11 (6.29%) C Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Software Configuration Manager
6 11 (6.29%) Software Manager
7 10 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.14%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
9 8 (4.57%) Consultant
9 8 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) DevOps Specialist
9 8 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Unix Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.71%) Web Services
2 22 (12.57%) SOAP
2 22 (12.57%) Spring
2 22 (12.57%) XML
3 20 (11.43%) REST
4 15 (8.57%) XSD
5 14 (8.00%) LAMP
6 13 (7.43%) Node.js
7 12 (6.86%) .NET
7 12 (6.86%) XSLT
8 11 (6.29%) WSDL
9 10 (5.71%) JSON
10 9 (5.14%) J2EE
11 7 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.00%) Apache Axis
11 7 (4.00%) HTML
11 7 (4.00%) XSL
12 6 (3.43%) CGI
13 5 (2.86%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Derivative
2 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.57%) DataPower
5 6 (3.43%) Credit Risk
5 6 (3.43%) Grid Computing
5 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.43%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.29%) Fintech
6 4 (2.29%) Informatics
6 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.29%) Physics
6 4 (2.29%) Statistics
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.71%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.14%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 90 (51.43%) Unix
2 77 (44.00%) Linux
3 37 (21.14%) AIX
4 26 (14.86%) Windows
5 24 (13.71%) Solaris
6 11 (6.29%) Apple iOS
6 11 (6.29%) HPUX
7 9 (5.14%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.71%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.57%) SUSE
10 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.71%) Configuration Management
2 43 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.57%) Unit Testing
4 29 (16.57%) Software Engineering
5 28 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (16.00%) UML
6 25 (14.29%) ITIL
7 24 (13.71%) OO
8 23 (13.14%) SDLC
9 22 (12.57%) DevOps
10 21 (12.00%) Use Case
11 20 (11.43%) Integration Testing
11 20 (11.43%) Project Planning
12 18 (10.29%) OOD
12 18 (10.29%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (9.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (9.14%) Multithreading
14 16 (9.14%) Requirements Analysis
14 16 (9.14%) RUP
14 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.71%) SQL
2 52 (29.71%) Perl
3 48 (27.43%) Java
4 46 (26.29%) Shell Script
5 25 (14.29%) C
6 22 (12.57%) JavaScript
6 22 (12.57%) Python
7 21 (12.00%) C++
8 17 (9.71%) Bash Shell
9 16 (9.14%) PL/SQL
10 15 (8.57%) C#
10 15 (8.57%) Korn
11 14 (8.00%) C-shell
12 8 (4.57%) VB
13 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.86%) VB6
14 3 (1.71%) Ruby
15 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.14%) VBA
16 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (20.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.43%) Degree
3 6 (3.43%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.00%) Samba
3 4 (2.29%) Docker
4 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.71%) iptables
4 3 (1.71%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (9.71%) Puppet
2 13 (7.43%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.29%) Ansible
4 7 (4.00%) Control-M
5 5 (2.86%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.71%) Grafana
6 3 (1.71%) Graphite
6 3 (1.71%) WSUS
7 1 (0.57%) logstash
7 1 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (49.71%) Oracle
2 30 (17.14%) IBM
3 24 (13.71%) Sybase
4 23 (13.14%) Atlassian
5 22 (12.57%) HP
6 20 (11.43%) VMware
7 17 (9.71%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.00%) Informatica
9 6 (3.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.43%) Pega
9 6 (3.43%) webMethods
10 5 (2.86%) BEA
10 5 (2.86%) Perforce
10 5 (2.86%) WSO2
11 4 (2.29%) Remedy
12 3 (1.71%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.71%) Sonatype
13 2 (1.14%) Splunk
14 1 (0.57%) CA
14 1 (0.57%) VocaLink