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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 472 441 428
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -13
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 142 136 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 2.20% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 72 80
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +19.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £584 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 17
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.05%

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
7439 6195 6084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.75% 11.81% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5001 4023 3446
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 146 234
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 2014.

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 29 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 24 October 2014. 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
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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 +4 137 £405 -14.73% 27
London -30 47 £548 +9.65% 8
South East +7 40 £305 +1.56% 9
Hampshire +2 21 £300 - 4
South West -22 19 £458 +35.55% 5
Gloucestershire -5 16 £458 - 4
Cheltenham - 14 £454 - 4
Hook - 13 £300 - 1
Yorkshire +9 12 £425 - 2
West Yorkshire +2 12 £425 - 2
City of London 0 10 £550 +3.28% 1
Middlesex - 8 £375 - 1
Halifax - 8 £425 - 2
Surrey -6 7 £363 +11.53% 2
North West -8 2 £290 +16.00% 3
Manchester - 2 £290 - 3
Glasgow -14 1 - -
Scotland -22 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £320 - 4
Edinburgh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Durham - - - -
North East - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Beckenham - - - -

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 142 (54.20%) Linux
2 89 (33.97%) ClearQuest
3 83 (31.68%) C
4 78 (29.77%) Oracle
5 74 (28.24%) Configuration Management
6 73 (27.86%) Software Engineering
7 67 (25.57%) Security Cleared
7 67 (25.57%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (25.19%) Subversion
9 64 (24.43%) SQL
10 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (23.66%) UNIX
12 60 (22.90%) Ant
13 59 (22.52%) UML
14 55 (20.99%) Python
15 51 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (17.94%) AIX
16 47 (17.94%) DB2
17 45 (17.18%) Perl
17 45 (17.18%) IBM
18 44 (16.79%) Windows
19 43 (16.41%) OO
19 43 (16.41%) C++
20 41 (15.65%) Mainframe
20 41 (15.65%) WebSphere
21 40 (15.27%) Service Delivery
21 40 (15.27%) Maven
22 38 (14.50%) Java
22 38 (14.50%) DTV
23 37 (14.12%) POSIX

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 41 (15.65%) WebSphere
2 30 (11.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (4.20%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.91%) Documentum
5 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.76%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.76%) Apache
6 2 (0.76%) JBoss
7 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (3.05%) MS Office
1 8 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) Simulink
3 1 (0.38%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.38%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 11 (4.20%) ENOVIA
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.92%) DVB
2 9 (3.44%) Wireshark
3 6 (2.29%) LTE
3 6 (2.29%) UMTS
3 6 (2.29%) HTTP
4 4 (1.53%) FTP
4 4 (1.53%) ASN.1
4 4 (1.53%) RTP
5 3 (1.15%) AMQP
5 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.15%) UPnP
6 2 (0.76%) SSL
6 2 (0.76%) Internet
6 2 (0.76%) 3G
6 2 (0.76%) GSM
7 1 (0.38%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.38%) SSH
7 1 (0.38%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.94%) DB2
2 19 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.34%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.82%) Ingres
4 10 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.29%) Big Data
6 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.76%) OLTP
8 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.38%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 89 (33.97%) ClearQuest
2 66 (25.19%) Subversion
3 60 (22.90%) Ant
4 40 (15.27%) Maven
5 25 (9.54%) Rational DOORS
6 24 (9.16%) NUnit
6 24 (9.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (8.02%) CppUnit
7 21 (8.02%) GoogleTest
8 19 (7.25%) Git (software)
9 18 (6.87%) CruiseControl
10 17 (6.49%) Apache Ivy
11 16 (6.11%) Rational Rose
12 14 (5.34%) SoapUI
13 11 (4.20%) Jenkins
14 10 (3.82%) JUnit
14 10 (3.82%) LoadRunner
15 8 (3.05%) Hudson
15 8 (3.05%) DbUnit
16 7 (2.67%) PVCS
General
1 31 (11.83%) Finance
2 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.73%) Banking
3 15 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.44%) Advertising
5 6 (2.29%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.91%) Retail
7 4 (1.53%) Electronics
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.76%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (33.97%) Developer
2 54 (20.61%) Software Engineer
3 24 (9.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (7.63%) C++ Developer
5 17 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 16 (6.11%) Software Developer
7 12 (4.58%) Analyst
7 12 (4.58%) Senior Developer
7 12 (4.58%) WebSphere Developer
7 12 (4.58%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 11 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (4.20%) Requirements Engineer
8 11 (4.20%) Applications Engineer
9 10 (3.82%) Embedded Software Developer
9 10 (3.82%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.44%) Consultant
10 9 (3.44%) Architect
10 9 (3.44%) WebSphere Specialist
11 7 (2.67%) C Developer
11 7 (2.67%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.12%) POSIX
2 34 (12.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 21 (8.02%) Motif
4 19 (7.25%) XML
5 15 (5.73%) Middleware
6 14 (5.34%) HTML
6 14 (5.34%) J2EE
7 13 (4.96%) .NET
7 13 (4.96%) JSP
8 12 (4.58%) jQuery
9 11 (4.20%) Spring
10 10 (3.82%) Web Services
10 10 (3.82%) wxWidgets
11 9 (3.44%) Hibernate
12 8 (3.05%) SOAP
13 6 (2.29%) JPA
14 5 (1.91%) XSLT
14 5 (1.91%) Java EE
15 4 (1.53%) XSD
16 3 (1.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 67 (25.57%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (15.65%) Mainframe
3 38 (14.50%) DTV
4 28 (10.69%) STB
5 25 (9.54%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.82%) Derivative
7 7 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.91%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.53%) Handset
11 3 (1.15%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.15%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.76%) Replication
13 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.38%) Economics
13 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.38%) DataPower
13 1 (0.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 142 (54.20%) Linux
2 62 (23.66%) UNIX
3 47 (17.94%) AIX
4 44 (16.79%) Windows
5 7 (2.67%) VxWorks
6 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.24%) Configuration Management
2 73 (27.86%) Software Engineering
3 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (22.52%) UML
5 51 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (16.41%) OO
7 40 (15.27%) Service Delivery
8 36 (13.74%) Project Management
9 31 (11.83%) Workflow
9 31 (11.83%) Workflow Management
10 29 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (11.07%) Scrum
10 29 (11.07%) Software Architecture
11 25 (9.54%) OOD
11 25 (9.54%) Release Management
12 21 (8.02%) Migration
13 20 (7.63%) Use Case
14 19 (7.25%) Multithreading
14 19 (7.25%) Unit Testing
14 19 (7.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 83 (31.68%) C
2 64 (24.43%) SQL
3 55 (20.99%) Python
4 45 (17.18%) Perl
5 43 (16.41%) C++
6 38 (14.50%) Java
7 25 (9.54%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.73%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.58%) Embedded C
9 12 (4.58%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.20%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.20%) Ruby
10 11 (4.20%) Lua
10 11 (4.20%) PHP
11 10 (3.82%) VBScript
12 6 (2.29%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.91%) VB
13 5 (1.91%) C#
14 4 (1.53%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.15%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 67 (25.57%) Security Cleared
2 31 (11.83%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.31%) DV Cleared
4 19 (7.25%) Degree
5 8 (3.05%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.76%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.76%) IRCA
6 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.05%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.15%) Firmware
3 3 (1.15%) XenApp
3 3 (1.15%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.15%) vSphere
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.38%) GridGain
5 1 (0.38%) NDS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (2.29%) SCCM
2 6 (2.29%) SCOM
3 5 (1.91%) Puppet
3 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.15%) Control-M
4 3 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.76%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 78 (29.77%) Oracle
2 45 (17.18%) IBM
3 21 (8.02%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.20%) HP
4 11 (4.20%) VMware
5 9 (3.44%) Altiris
6 8 (3.05%) McAfee
6 8 (3.05%) Sophos
6 8 (3.05%) Sun
7 7 (2.67%) Perforce
8 6 (2.29%) Citrix
8 6 (2.29%) Sybase
9 5 (1.91%) Informatica
10 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.53%) CA
10 4 (1.53%) AccuRev
10 4 (1.53%) Google
11 3 (1.15%) Symantec
11 3 (1.15%) Coverity
11 3 (1.15%) QNX
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