The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational ClearCase
England / South East
Rank 233 225 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13  
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 7 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 3.26% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 27
Median daily rate £400 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £388 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +8.38% +0.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.72% +16.21%  

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1174 1227 1205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.18% 13.31% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 784 688
Median daily rate £410 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 50 40
Median hourly rate £45.87 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.92% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.31 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

ClearCase
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearCase in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ClearCase in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ClearCase in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ClearCase in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire -12 6 £410 +37.81%
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
ClearCase
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) UML
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) C++
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Project Management
6 6 (37.50%) NUnit
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) Derivative
6 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Use Case
6 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
6 6 (37.50%) C
6 6 (37.50%) Ant
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) OOD
6 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 6 (37.50%) Memory Management
6 6 (37.50%) CppUnit
6 6 (37.50%) GoogleTest
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) ClearQuest
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DVB
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
1 6 (37.50%) CppUnit
1 6 (37.50%) GoogleTest
1 6 (37.50%) NUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SOA Architect
3 3 (18.75%) UML Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (37.50%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Memory Management
4 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) OOD
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) Network Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP