The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ClearCase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ClearCase over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Rational ClearCase
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 139 155
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16  
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 2 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.077% 0.57% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 4.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.38% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £51.00 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +2.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +7.47% +17.56%  

ClearCase is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 432 527 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.61% 13.55% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 316 263
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.00 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £44.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ClearCase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ClearCase in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearCase in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ClearCase in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cheshire +25 1 £425 -
Manchester +15 1 - - 1
ClearCase
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 North West region with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) WSDL
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Avionics
3 3 (37.50%) Ada
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Checkstyle
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) HOOD
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (25.00%) FindBugs
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) OWASP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Checkstyle
2 2 (25.00%) FindBugs
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) VectorCAST
3 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Avionics
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) WSDL
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) Struts2
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Hazard Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) HOOD
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) OWASP
4 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Ada
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) VMware