The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 66 76 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.19% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 1.44% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.43%
Eclipse
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
145 139 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.15% 13.04% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 94 29
Median daily rate £400 £380 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Eclipse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Eclipse
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat