Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 769 584
Rank change year-on-year -63 -185 +61
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 46 61 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.067% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.38% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 127
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +25.81% -3.13%
10th Percentile £363 £378 £274
90th Percentile £613 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 25
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £41.88 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.28% -4.83% +18.92%
10th Percentile £36.35 £38.35 £37.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.95 £48.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.88 £44.00
% change year-on-year -3.28% -4.83% +14.29%

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 19,856 15,890 15,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.76% 17.34% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,601 10,788 10,789
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £293
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 324 313
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.50 £24.30 £28.00
90th Percentile £66.58 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year - +0.06% +13.27%

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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 25 June 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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ClearCase over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ClearCase in the UK

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Top 12 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 25 June 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
UK excluding London -33 33 £490 +16.67% 4
England -58 31 £478 -2.05% 5
South East -15 10 £400 - 3
London -64 10 £525 - 1
Wales -7 9 £540 +2.86%
North West -23 4 - -
Scotland -37 4 - -
North of England -37 4 - -
Midlands -20 3 £475 +14.46%
West Midlands -24 3 £475 -
East of England +5 2 £615 -
South West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 21 (45.65%) Java
1 21 (45.65%) ClearQuest
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 19 (41.30%) Perl
3 19 (41.30%) Security Cleared
4 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 18 (39.13%) Linux
5 17 (36.96%) JIRA
6 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
7 15 (32.61%) IBM
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle
8 14 (30.43%) WebLogic
8 14 (30.43%) Unix
9 13 (28.26%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) Maven
10 12 (26.09%) Subversion
11 11 (23.91%) Atlassian
11 11 (23.91%) C++
11 11 (23.91%) UML
11 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
12 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
13 9 (19.57%) Artifactory
13 9 (19.57%) Sonatype
13 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (19.57%) Selenium
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
14 8 (17.39%) Informatica

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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 14 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.22%) Confluence
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
5 3 (6.52%) Apache
5 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.52%) Jetty
5 3 (6.52%) nginx
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.35%) IBM Domino
6 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) DNS
1 3 (6.52%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (6.52%) SSH
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) 4G
3 1 (2.17%) 5G
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) MIMO
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.52%) Big Data
6 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) MySQL
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.35%) DB2
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) ClearQuest
2 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 17 (36.96%) JIRA
5 13 (28.26%) Maven
6 12 (26.09%) Subversion
7 9 (19.57%) Artifactory
7 9 (19.57%) Selenium
7 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (13.04%) Mercurial
9 6 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
10 5 (10.87%) Ant
10 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
10 5 (10.87%) Hudson
11 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
11 3 (6.52%) IntelliJ
11 3 (6.52%) Poseidon for UML
11 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Configuration Specialist
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Market Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
1 7 (15.22%) J2EE
1 7 (15.22%) Spring
2 6 (13.04%) XML
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) jQuery
3 4 (8.70%) STL
4 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Camel
4 3 (6.52%) GWT
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) JMS
4 3 (6.52%) JSON
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) Play Framework
4 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (6.52%) React
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Derivative
3 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.35%) Equities
4 2 (4.35%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.35%) RIA
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 3 (6.52%) Android
4 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.52%) CentOS
4 3 (6.52%) Debian
4 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) VMS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
2 11 (23.91%) UML
3 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Open Source
5 6 (13.04%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Defect Management
7 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
7 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Perl
3 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 11 (23.91%) C++
6 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
7 7 (15.22%) Python
8 6 (13.04%) C
9 5 (10.87%) C#
9 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
10 4 (8.70%) Ada
10 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
10 4 (8.70%) VBA
11 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (6.52%) Clojure
11 3 (6.52%) ClojureScript
11 3 (6.52%) Groovy
11 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
11 3 (6.52%) Ruby
11 3 (6.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Security Cleared
2 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Ansible
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.52%) Nagios
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.52%) Rundeck
2 3 (6.52%) Salt
2 3 (6.52%) Terraform
3 2 (4.35%) PowerCLI
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) IBM
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) Atlassian
3 9 (19.57%) Sonatype
4 8 (17.39%) Informatica
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.04%) Sybase
6 5 (10.87%) Cloudera
7 4 (8.70%) VMware
8 3 (6.52%) BEA
8 3 (6.52%) Hortonworks
8 3 (6.52%) Pega
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.52%) webMethods
9 2 (4.35%) Lotus
9 2 (4.35%) Sun
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) Perforce
10 1 (2.17%) Symantec