Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 739 558
Rank change year-on-year -114 -181 +49
Contract jobs citing ClearCase 25 116 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.72% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 66 163
UK median daily rate £550 £420 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +7.01% -1.88%
10th Percentile £489 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £581 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £408 £380
% change year-on-year +19.63% +7.24% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 30
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +11.69%
10th Percentile £38.50 £37.65 £37.00
90th Percentile £67.88 £51.15 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% -0.29%

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 18,616 16,023 15,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.50% 16.71% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,034 10,767 10,603
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 280 393
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £31.25 £22.16 £23.85
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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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 24 February 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 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ClearCase in the UK

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Top 7 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 February 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 -112 23 £550 +34.15% 9
UK excluding London -36 13 £488 +19.63% 7
London -68 11 £550 +28.65% 3
North of England +13 8 £488 +21.88%
North West +6 8 £488 +21.88%
South East -27 4 - - 5
Scotland -9 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 13 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 10 (40.00%) ClearQuest
4 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) JIRA
6 8 (32.00%) Maven
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (32.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) C
7 7 (28.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) UML
8 6 (24.00%) C++
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Puppet
9 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) Banking
9 5 (20.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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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 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) ArchestrA
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) NAS
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (4.00%) 5G
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (40.00%) ClearQuest
3 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 8 (32.00%) Maven
5 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
6 4 (16.00%) Subversion
7 3 (12.00%) Artifactory
7 3 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (12.00%) Selenium
7 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (8.00%) InstallShield
8 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (8.00%) MSI
8 2 (8.00%) Rational Rose
8 2 (8.00%) Rational Team Concert
8 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) AWS Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Manual Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) ActiveX
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) MFC
5 2 (8.00%) OLE
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (8.00%) STL
5 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) RIA
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) UML
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Microservices
7 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.00%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) Ada
8 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (8.00%) VBA
8 2 (8.00%) VBScript
8 2 (8.00%) XAML
9 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) MIL-STD-498
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (16.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) PowerCLI
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (16.00%) BMC
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Nintex
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Perforce
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Wonderware