The table below looks at the statistics for ClearCase skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearCase
England / West Midlands
Rank - 89 104
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 0 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 1.53% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.32% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £550 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.20
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 in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
332 378 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.76% 14.84% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 198 104
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ClearCase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

ClearCase Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ClearCase
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ClearCase Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ClearCase
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ClearCase Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) ClearQuest
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) JUnit
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (77.78%) LDAP
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) CA Gen

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) LDAP
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) ClearQuest
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) JUnit
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) RUP
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) BEA
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods