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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearCase
UK
Rank 565 441 470
Rank change year-on-year
-124 +29
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 32 190 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 2.51% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 73 83
Median daily rate £450 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.11% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £30.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £45.00 £46.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%

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
7645 7575 7063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 14.58% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4996 4676
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 £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 202 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £29.51 £28.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ClearCase within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

ClearCase Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ClearCase
Top 20 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -126 25 £450 +17.26% 4
South East -31 9 £400 +33.33%
London -5 8 £525 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -27 8 £410 +36.66%
West Wales - 7 £475 -
Wales - 7 £475 - 1
Swansea - 7 £475 -
North West -1 5 £425 - 3
Portsmouth - 4 £563 -
Lancashire +5 3 - -
Preston -5 3 - -
Hook -11 3 £410 +38.98%
Cheshire +26 1 £425 - 2
Manchester +9 1 - - 1
West Midlands -36 1 £525 -4.54%
East Midlands - 1 £415 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £415 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 £525 -
Northampton - 1 £415 -

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 44 (39.29%) Oracle
2 44 (39.29%) ClearQuest
3 41 (36.61%) Subversion
4 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (33.93%) Unix
6 35 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 33 (29.46%) Java
7 33 (29.46%) Finance
7 33 (29.46%) Configuration Management
8 32 (28.57%) Perl
8 32 (28.57%) JIRA
9 31 (27.68%) Jenkins
10 29 (25.89%) Security Cleared
11 28 (25.00%) Linux
12 27 (24.11%) Atlassian
12 27 (24.11%) Banking
13 26 (23.21%) DevOps
13 26 (23.21%) Sonatype Nexus
14 24 (21.43%) SC Cleared
15 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
16 22 (19.64%) Sybase
17 21 (18.75%) Web Services
17 21 (18.75%) XML
17 21 (18.75%) Confluence
18 20 (17.86%) SDLC
18 20 (17.86%) UML
18 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (16.96%) Relational Database
20 18 (16.07%) Ant

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 21 (18.75%) Confluence
2 14 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.25%) Apache
5 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) CMS
6 2 (1.79%) JBoss
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Firewall
2 13 (11.61%) SSL
3 11 (9.82%) LDAP
3 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.14%) DNS
4 8 (7.14%) FTP
5 7 (6.25%) HTTP
5 7 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 7 (6.25%) Kerberos
5 7 (6.25%) WinSCP
6 3 (2.68%) DHCP
6 3 (2.68%) LAN
6 3 (2.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.89%) DVB
7 1 (0.89%) SSH
7 1 (0.89%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.96%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.18%) Hadoop
4 16 (14.29%) Big Data
5 6 (5.36%) DB2
6 3 (2.68%) MySQL
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.79%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (39.29%) ClearQuest
2 41 (36.61%) Subversion
3 35 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 32 (28.57%) JIRA
5 31 (27.68%) Jenkins
6 26 (23.21%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (16.07%) Ant
8 15 (13.39%) Bitbucket
9 14 (12.50%) Maven
9 14 (12.50%) NUnit
10 13 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (8.93%) Apache Ivy
11 10 (8.93%) JUnit
11 10 (8.93%) Selenium
12 7 (6.25%) CruiseControl
12 7 (6.25%) Rational Robot
12 7 (6.25%) XMLSpy
13 6 (5.36%) CppUnit
13 6 (5.36%) GoogleTest
14 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (29.46%) Finance
2 27 (24.11%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Military
5 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.68%) Avionics
5 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.79%) Advertising
6 2 (1.79%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (35.71%) Developer
2 13 (11.61%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (8.93%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (6.25%) Architect
4 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 7 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
4 7 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Systems Architect
6 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Analyst
6 5 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (4.46%) C++ Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Credit Risk Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Credit Risk Java Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) Web Services
1 21 (18.75%) XML
2 14 (12.50%) SOAP
2 14 (12.50%) XSD
3 13 (11.61%) Node.js
4 12 (10.71%) WSDL
4 12 (10.71%) XSLT
5 10 (8.93%) Spring
6 8 (7.14%) .NET
6 8 (7.14%) REST
7 7 (6.25%) Apache Axis
7 7 (6.25%) WinForms
7 7 (6.25%) WPF
7 7 (6.25%) XSL
8 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.46%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.46%) HTML
9 4 (3.57%) ADO
9 4 (3.57%) J2EE
9 4 (3.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) DataPower
3 6 (5.36%) Credit Risk
3 6 (5.36%) Derivative
3 6 (5.36%) Grid Computing
3 6 (5.36%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.57%) Clustering
4 4 (3.57%) Fintech
4 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.79%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.79%) PMI
5 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.89%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) RIA
6 1 (0.89%) STB
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.93%) Unix
2 28 (25.00%) Linux
3 16 (14.29%) AIX
4 15 (13.39%) Windows
5 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
5 9 (8.04%) Solaris
6 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.89%) SUSE
7 1 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.46%) Configuration Management
3 26 (23.21%) DevOps
4 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (17.86%) SDLC
4 20 (17.86%) UML
5 15 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (12.50%) Use Case
7 13 (11.61%) Change Control
7 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
8 12 (10.71%) SOA
9 9 (8.04%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.04%) Microservices
9 9 (8.04%) OO
9 9 (8.04%) Project Management
9 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.14%) BDD
10 8 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (7.14%) TDD
10 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 33 (29.46%) Java
3 32 (28.57%) Perl
4 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 14 (12.50%) C#
7 12 (10.71%) Python
8 11 (9.82%) C
8 11 (9.82%) C++
9 5 (4.46%) VB
9 5 (4.46%) VB6
10 4 (3.57%) Korn
10 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.68%) Ada
11 3 (2.68%) Ruby
12 2 (1.79%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.79%) Groovy
13 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.89%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) Security Cleared
2 24 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) Degree
4 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.89%) NFS
3 1 (0.89%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Ansible
1 11 (9.82%) Puppet
2 10 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.04%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.89%) Control-M
5 1 (0.89%) logstash
Vendors
1 44 (39.29%) Oracle
2 27 (24.11%) Atlassian
3 22 (19.64%) Sybase
4 12 (10.71%) IBM
5 11 (9.82%) Sonatype
6 9 (8.04%) HP
7 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.57%) Perforce
9 3 (2.68%) CA
9 3 (2.68%) Remedy
10 2 (1.79%) Chordiant
10 2 (1.79%) Infragistics
10 2 (1.79%) Splunk
10 2 (1.79%) Sun
11 1 (0.89%) BEA
11 1 (0.89%) Informatica
11 1 (0.89%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.89%) SAP
11 1 (0.89%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.89%) webMethods