The first table below looks at the demand for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 45 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.37% - 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.14% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£278 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.50% 10.92% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 9
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £326 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse across the Bedfordshire region.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the Bedfordshire region.

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £278 -
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Servlets
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
2 6 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (40.00%) EJB
3 4 (40.00%) DB2
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) MyEclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (60.00%) Servlets
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) EJB
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) Java EE
3 4 (40.00%) JSF
3 4 (40.00%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sun
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss