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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 111 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 7.52% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £342 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
-8.93% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 £37.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.47 £37.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-0.87% -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
183 133 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.54% 6.38% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 84 97
Average daily rate £400 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £227 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £434 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.80 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £34.09 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 November 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 13 (86.67%) ClearQuest
2 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (60.00%) Time Management
3 9 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (46.67%) Validation
4 7 (46.67%) ENOVIA
4 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
7 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) ENOVIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (13.33%) OLTP
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) ClearQuest
2 9 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Toad
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 7 (46.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Requirements Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Platform Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Time Management
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Validation
2 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) IBM