The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 June 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
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 538 520
Rank change year-on-year -14 -18  
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 35 114 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 1.38% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 47 68
Median daily rate £488 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £535 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate - £345 £313
% change year-on-year - +10.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.63 £45.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +22.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.25 £34.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.63 £45.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year -10.22% +22.29%  

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

ClearCase
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearCase in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ClearCase over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ClearCase in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ClearCase in the UK

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Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ClearCase within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England -29 32 £488 +30.00% 2
London +8 18 £488 +14.70%
North West +28 5 - - 1
Lancashire +8 5 - -
City of London +2 5 £550 +29.41%
West Midlands -1 4 - -
Telford +2 3 - -
Hertfordshire -2 3 - -
Shropshire -3 3 - -
East of England -6 3 - -
Preston -17 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Scotland +38 2 - - 1
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
West Yorkshire +19 1 - -
South East -1 1 - -
Portsmouth -1 1 - -
Hampshire -17 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 29 (47.54%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) Finance
3 24 (39.34%) SQL
3 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) ClearQuest
5 18 (29.51%) Linux
6 17 (27.87%) Oracle
6 17 (27.87%) WebLogic
6 17 (27.87%) Subversion
6 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
6 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
7 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
7 16 (26.23%) Unix
7 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
8 15 (24.59%) Perl
8 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
8 15 (24.59%) Maven
8 15 (24.59%) JIRA
9 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (21.31%) Python
9 13 (21.31%) SDLC
10 12 (19.67%) Ansible
10 12 (19.67%) Shell Script
10 12 (19.67%) Bitbucket
11 11 (18.03%) Puppet
11 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
11 11 (18.03%) DevOps
12 10 (16.39%) Windows
12 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.39%) J2EE

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (27.87%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.92%) SAS
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.28%) BrowserStack
3 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) LDAP
2 5 (8.20%) SSL
3 3 (4.92%) DHCP
3 3 (4.92%) LAN
3 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.92%) WAN
4 2 (3.28%) HTTP
4 2 (3.28%) SpaceWire
5 1 (1.64%) DVB
5 1 (1.64%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) DB2
4 3 (4.92%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) MS Access
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) ClearQuest
2 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
2 17 (27.87%) Subversion
3 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
4 15 (24.59%) JIRA
4 15 (24.59%) Maven
5 12 (19.67%) Bitbucket
6 10 (16.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (13.11%) NUnit
8 6 (9.84%) Ant
8 6 (9.84%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (8.20%) Artifactory
9 5 (8.20%) CA Gen
9 5 (8.20%) CruiseControl
10 3 (4.92%) Bugzilla
10 3 (4.92%) ERwin
10 3 (4.92%) Hudson
10 3 (4.92%) Log4Net
10 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Military
4 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.92%) Automotive
5 3 (4.92%) Avionics
6 2 (3.28%) Back Office
7 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.64%) French Language
7 1 (1.64%) Front Office
7 1 (1.64%) German Language
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Architect
4 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Release Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Automation Specialist
6 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Credit Risk Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Credit Risk Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Release Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Software Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) J2EE
1 10 (16.39%) XML
2 9 (14.75%) JSP
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
3 6 (9.84%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) Spring
4 5 (8.20%) SOAP
4 5 (8.20%) WinForms
4 5 (8.20%) WPF
5 4 (6.56%) Servlets
5 4 (6.56%) XSD
6 3 (4.92%) .NET
6 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.92%) DOM
6 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.92%) JiBX
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) Ajax
7 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.28%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.84%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.20%) Grid Computing
3 4 (6.56%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.56%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 2 (3.28%) RIA
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.64%) STB
6 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Unix
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 8 (13.11%) Solaris
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
3 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (21.31%) SDLC
4 11 (18.03%) DevOps
4 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.75%) Open Source
5 9 (14.75%) Project Planning
6 8 (13.11%) RUP
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
6 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.48%) BDD
7 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.48%) UML
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Change Management
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 6 (9.84%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Java
2 24 (39.34%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) Python
5 12 (19.67%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.48%) C
7 5 (8.20%) C#
7 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.56%) C++
9 3 (4.92%) Ada
9 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) Korn
10 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.28%) Groovy
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 2 (3.28%) VB
10 2 (3.28%) VB6
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) MIL-STD-498
2 2 (3.28%) ECSS
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Cygwin
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Ansible
2 11 (18.03%) Puppet
3 8 (13.11%) Terraform
4 7 (11.48%) BladeLogic
5 4 (6.56%) SCCM
6 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) Atlassian
3 7 (11.48%) Informatica
4 6 (9.84%) BEA
4 6 (9.84%) webMethods
5 5 (8.20%) BMC
6 4 (6.56%) Sonatype
7 3 (4.92%) Cloudera
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
7 3 (4.92%) Infragistics
7 3 (4.92%) Pega
7 3 (4.92%) Remedy
7 3 (4.92%) Sun
7 3 (4.92%) Sybase
8 2 (3.28%) CA
8 2 (3.28%) Chordiant
8 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.64%) VMware
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