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 28 May 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
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 544 544
Rank change year-on-year -26 0  
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 25 117 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 1.40% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 50 70
Median daily rate £525 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £39.75 £45.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.63% -3.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £45.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% -3.19%  

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 7685 8330 7207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.16% 15.27% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5223 5721 4697
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 £322 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +1.25% +8.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 131 131
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 £25.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £47.10 £45.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.39%  

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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 28 May 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 15 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 28 May 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 -43 22 £525 +31.25% 6
London +34 12 £525 +16.66% 4
West Midlands -8 6 - -
Shropshire +4 5 - -
Telford +3 5 - -
City of London +2 4 £575 +56.46% 2
North West +22 3 - - 1
Lancashire +12 3 - -
Scotland +43 2 - - 1
Preston -13 2 - -
Edinburgh +14 1 - - 1
South East +4 1 - -
Portsmouth +2 1 - -
Hampshire 0 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
3 21 (37.50%) Perl
3 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) ClearQuest
4 20 (35.71%) WebLogic
4 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 19 (33.93%) Java
6 18 (32.14%) Finance
7 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
8 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
9 14 (25.00%) Maven
10 13 (23.21%) Bitbucket
10 13 (23.21%) Oracle
10 13 (23.21%) Unix
11 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
11 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
11 12 (21.43%) Subversion
11 12 (21.43%) JIRA
11 12 (21.43%) SDLC
12 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
12 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
12 11 (19.64%) Linux
12 11 (19.64%) UML
13 10 (17.86%) Python
13 10 (17.86%) Open Source
13 10 (17.86%) DevOps
13 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.86%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (16.07%) Degree

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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 20 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) Confluence
5 2 (3.57%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.57%) BrowserStack
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) SSL
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (8.93%) LDAP
4 3 (5.36%) DHCP
4 3 (5.36%) LAN
4 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.36%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) HTTP
6 1 (1.79%) DVB
6 1 (1.79%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.36%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) DB2
4 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) ClearQuest
2 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
3 14 (25.00%) Maven
4 13 (23.21%) Bitbucket
5 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 12 (21.43%) JIRA
5 12 (21.43%) Subversion
6 10 (17.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (14.29%) Ant
8 7 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (10.71%) NUnit
9 6 (10.71%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (8.93%) Artifactory
10 5 (8.93%) CA Gen
10 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (5.36%) CruiseControl
11 3 (5.36%) ERwin
11 3 (5.36%) Hudson
11 3 (5.36%) Log4Net
11 3 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Military
4 3 (5.36%) Avionics
4 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.79%) French Language
6 1 (1.79%) Front Office
6 1 (1.79%) German Language
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Release Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Ada Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Build Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (5.36%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.36%) JIRA Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) SOA Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) J2EE
2 8 (14.29%) JSP
3 7 (12.50%) XML
4 5 (8.93%) HTML
4 5 (8.93%) SOAP
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 4 (7.14%) Servlets
5 4 (7.14%) Spring
6 3 (5.36%) DOM
6 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.36%) JiBX
6 3 (5.36%) WinForms
6 3 (5.36%) WPF
7 2 (3.57%) EJB
7 2 (3.57%) JDBC
7 2 (3.57%) JMS
7 2 (3.57%) Struts
7 2 (3.57%) Struts2
7 2 (3.57%) WSDL
7 2 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.36%) Grid Computing
2 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) RIA
4 1 (1.79%) STB
4 1 (1.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Unix
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Solaris
4 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
3 12 (21.43%) SDLC
4 11 (19.64%) UML
4 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.86%) DevOps
5 10 (17.86%) Open Source
6 8 (14.29%) RUP
7 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.71%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.93%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) Release Automation
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
9 5 (8.93%) Use Case
10 4 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Perl
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.86%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Ada
5 6 (10.71%) C
6 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) C++
8 3 (5.36%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) Korn
9 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.57%) Groovy
9 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.57%) Ruby
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) Puppet
3 5 (8.93%) Terraform
4 4 (7.14%) BladeLogic
4 4 (7.14%) SCCM
5 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
2 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
3 8 (14.29%) Sonatype
4 6 (10.71%) BEA
4 6 (10.71%) Informatica
4 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) webMethods
5 3 (5.36%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.36%) Infragistics
5 3 (5.36%) Pega
5 3 (5.36%) Remedy
5 3 (5.36%) Sun
5 3 (5.36%) Sybase
6 2 (3.57%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) CA
6 2 (3.57%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
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