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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational ClearCase
Rank 119 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 9 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.38% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 4.71% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 16
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£388 £423 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% -29.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 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
187 170 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.27% 8.05% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 102 118
Average daily rate £350 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £424 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 10
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £31.75 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
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England

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (90.48%) ClearQuest
2 17 (80.95%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (71.43%) Time Management
4 13 (61.90%) ENOVIA
4 13 (61.90%) Requirements Management
4 13 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (61.90%) Project Management
4 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
4 13 (61.90%) Validation
5 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) UNIX
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Documentum
6 4 (19.05%) Middleware
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Informatica
7 3 (14.29%) RUP
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) VB
7 3 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (9.52%) DB2
8 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) AIX
8 2 (9.52%) Toad

ClearCase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (19.05%) Documentum
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) ENOVIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) OLTP
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) ClearQuest
2 13 (61.90%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.52%) Toad
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.52%) CA Gen
General
1 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Requirements Engineer
1 13 (61.90%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Software Architect
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Time Management
2 13 (61.90%) Requirements Management
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 13 (61.90%) Validation
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
4 3 (14.29%) RUP
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
1 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) Pega