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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearCase
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 8 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 1.33% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 10.42% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £550 £500 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%

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
326 307 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.62% 12.74% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 155 98
Median daily rate £375 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Solihull - 8 £550 -
ClearCase
England

ClearCase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 17 (85.00%) ClearQuest
2 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) AIX
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (45.00%) Subversion
6 9 (45.00%) Selenium
6 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (45.00%) JUnit
6 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (45.00%) Apache Ivy
6 9 (45.00%) Ansible
6 9 (45.00%) DevOps
6 9 (45.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (45.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (40.00%) LDAP
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
8 7 (35.00%) RUP
8 7 (35.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle OWB
8 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (30.00%) Java
10 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (25.00%) Use Case
10 5 (25.00%) Mobile App

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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) LDAP
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.00%) IPv4
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) ClearQuest
2 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (45.00%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (45.00%) JUnit
3 9 (45.00%) Selenium
3 9 (45.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (45.00%) Subversion
4 3 (15.00%) CA Gen
4 3 (15.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.00%) Automake
5 2 (10.00%) CppUnit
5 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Software Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) webMethods Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
1 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (10.00%) ELK Stack
2 2 (10.00%) Hystrix
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Swagger
2 2 (10.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 10 (50.00%) AIX
3 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (35.00%) RUP
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (25.00%) Use Case
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) PLM
8 1 (5.00%) Product Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C++
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
1 2 (10.00%) iptables
1 2 (10.00%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Grafana
3 2 (10.00%) Graphite
4 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) webMethods
2 3 (15.00%) BEA
2 3 (15.00%) Informatica
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Pega
3 2 (10.00%) WSO2
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft