The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 135 174 182
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 19 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 3.14% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 24
Average daily rate £523 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
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 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -6.32%
Eclipse
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
563 700 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.12% 12.73% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 532 636
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 31 (81.58%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) Maven
4 16 (42.11%) TDD
5 15 (39.47%) Pair Programming
5 15 (39.47%) Banking
5 15 (39.47%) IntelliJ
6 13 (34.21%) BDD
6 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
7 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (31.58%) Derivative
8 9 (23.68%) SQL
8 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.05%) RESTful
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) Spring
10 7 (18.42%) Subversion
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) JUnit
10 7 (18.42%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.79%) XML
11 6 (15.79%) JIRA
12 5 (13.16%) Selenium
12 5 (13.16%) Web Services
12 5 (13.16%) HTML
12 5 (13.16%) SOA
12 5 (13.16%) OO

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.26%) WMQI
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) Jetty
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) HBase
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Maven
2 15 (39.47%) IntelliJ
3 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.42%) JUnit
4 7 (18.42%) Subversion
5 6 (15.79%) JIRA
6 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.16%) Selenium
7 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (7.89%) ClearCase
8 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.26%) Ant
9 2 (5.26%) Hudson
9 2 (5.26%) Mockito
9 2 (5.26%) NUnit
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.63%) Gradle
10 1 (2.63%) MSTest
10 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) Java Developer
3 20 (52.63%) Senior Developer
4 17 (44.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Dashboard Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) RESTful
1 8 (21.05%) Spring
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) XML Schema
6 3 (7.89%) .NET
6 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.89%) XSLT
7 2 (5.26%) FIXML
7 2 (5.26%) Guava
7 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) JSON
7 2 (5.26%) Visualforce
7 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (31.58%) Derivative
2 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.63%) Life Science
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) Pair Programming
4 13 (34.21%) BDD
4 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) OO
6 5 (13.16%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.26%) ETL
9 2 (5.26%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) Open Source
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) UML
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Apex Code
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) AWK
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) sed
5 2 (5.26%) SOQL
6 1 (2.63%) C-shell
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oozie
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Pega
4 1 (2.63%) Sun