The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 63 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 10.64% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£255 £293 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -16.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -24.57%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.31% 7.21% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 28
Average daily rate £350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Alterian
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) C#

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) JSTL
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Alterian
2 1 (20.00%) Google