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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 60 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% - 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.46% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £421 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Eclipse
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
67 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.69% 7.43% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 34
Average daily rate £375 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (50.00%) Toad
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (50.00%) JSP
5 4 (50.00%) Servlets
5 4 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) VB
5 4 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
6 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
6 3 (37.50%) Service Management
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) ITSM

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) WildFly
4 1 (12.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Toad
3 3 (37.50%) Artifactory
3 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (37.50%) PVCS
4 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) Servlets
5 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
5 3 (37.50%) OC4J
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) EJB
7 1 (12.50%) Java EE
7 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft