Period
to 24 September 2018

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 6 months to 24 September 2018 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 820 674
Rank change year-on-year -38 -146 +25
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 34 57 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.059% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.32% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 95
UK median daily rate £533 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +21.88% -3.61%
10th Percentile £398 £408 £285
90th Percentile £625 £625 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -4.07% -4.44%
10th Percentile £34.75 £38.65 £39.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.25 £48.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -4.07% -4.44%

ClearCase is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,235 17,621 17,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.83% 18.09% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,575 12,095 11,618
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £312 £300
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 290 260
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £26.73 £30.00 £24.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.07 £52.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +7.14%

ClearCase
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ClearCase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 11 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 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -41 31 £533 +9.23% 7
UK excluding London -4 23 £450 +28.57% 7
London -32 13 £599 +22.82% 1
South East -6 9 £400 +14.29% 3
Midlands -13 8 £460 -
West Midlands -18 8 £460 -
East of England -4 2 - - 3
Wales - 2 - -
Scotland -20 1 - - 1
North West -22 1 - -
North of England -33 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ClearCase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ClearCase.

1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) JIRA
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) Subversion
6 13 (38.24%) C++
6 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
7 12 (35.29%) DevOps
7 12 (35.29%) IBM
7 12 (35.29%) Windows
8 11 (32.35%) Atlassian
8 11 (32.35%) Oracle
9 10 (29.41%) Apache
9 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (29.41%) Bitbucket
9 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
10 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
10 9 (26.47%) ClearQuest
11 8 (23.53%) Nagios
11 8 (23.53%) XML
11 8 (23.53%) VMware
11 8 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy

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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 10 (29.41%) Apache
2 8 (23.53%) Confluence
2 8 (23.53%) nginx
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) MIMO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 16 (47.06%) JIRA
2 14 (41.18%) Subversion
3 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (29.41%) Bitbucket
5 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (26.47%) ClearQuest
6 8 (23.53%) Vagrant
7 6 (17.65%) Selenium
8 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 4 (11.76%) Maven
8 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (8.82%) JUnit
9 3 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
10 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
10 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
10 2 (5.88%) JBehave
10 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
10 2 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Avionics
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) C++ Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Senior C++ Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.88%) J2EE
4 2 (5.88%) J2SE
4 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) DOM
5 1 (2.94%) JiBX
5 1 (2.94%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware
5 1 (2.94%) Qt
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) VCL
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.94%) WinForms
5 1 (2.94%) WPF
5 1 (2.94%) wxPython
5 1 (2.94%) XSL
5 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Equities
2 4 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.65%) Solaris
5 4 (11.76%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 6 (17.65%) Task Automation
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.82%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) Decision-Making
9 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) C++
3 9 (26.47%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) C
6 4 (11.76%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) Python
8 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Ada
9 1 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.94%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Ansible
1 8 (23.53%) Nagios
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (23.53%) Rundeck
1 8 (23.53%) Terraform
2 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Icinga
3 1 (2.94%) Control-M
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) IBM
2 11 (32.35%) Atlassian
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) Sybase
5 5 (14.71%) Sun
6 3 (8.82%) Informatica
7 2 (5.88%) Adobe
7 2 (5.88%) Sonatype
7 2 (5.88%) Splunk
8 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.94%) Infragistics
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) NVIDIA
8 1 (2.94%) Perforce
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Reuters