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 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 108 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 11 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.44% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.34% 6.92% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
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£388 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.05%
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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
206 130 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.10% 6.30% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 78 100
Average daily rate £375 £320 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 15
Average hourly rate £36.40 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £37.27 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

ClearCase
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ClearCase across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (91.30%) ClearQuest
2 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (56.52%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (56.52%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Time Management
4 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
4 11 (47.83%) Validation
4 11 (47.83%) ENOVIA
4 11 (47.83%) Requirements Management
5 7 (30.43%) UNIX
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) J2EE
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
7 4 (17.39%) Middleware
7 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Documentum
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) VB
8 3 (13.04%) Informatica
8 3 (13.04%) RUP

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
1 4 (17.39%) Documentum
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) ENOVIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
1 2 (8.70%) OLTP
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) ClearQuest
2 13 (56.52%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 2 (8.70%) Toad
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) CA Gen
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Requirements Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Software Architect
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Platform Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
1 13 (56.52%) Time Management
2 11 (47.83%) Requirements Management
2 11 (47.83%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) RUP
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) Informatica
3 2 (8.70%) BEA
4 1 (4.35%) Pega