The first table below looks at the demand for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 87 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.42% 5.51% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £325 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.10% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 127 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.22% 9.84% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 51 49
Average daily rate £313 £308 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £252 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +34.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 2 - - 7
Leicestershire -12 1 £375 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £265 -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (73.91%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) Spring
3 13 (56.52%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) J2EE
4 12 (52.17%) Scrum
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (43.48%) CSS
6 10 (43.48%) XML
7 9 (39.13%) Adobe
8 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) J2SE
10 6 (26.09%) REST
11 5 (21.74%) Java EE
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 5 (21.74%) Android
11 5 (21.74%) HTML5
11 5 (21.74%) Apple
11 5 (21.74%) Subversion
11 5 (21.74%) Servlets
11 5 (21.74%) SOAP
11 5 (21.74%) Flash
11 5 (21.74%) PHP
12 4 (17.39%) Oracle
12 4 (17.39%) OO
12 4 (17.39%) LAMP
12 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
12 4 (17.39%) Flash Builder
12 4 (17.39%) DWR

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQLite
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) Flash Builder
3 3 (13.04%) PhoneGap
3 3 (13.04%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) Xcode
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Ant
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Flex Developer
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Spring
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 12 (52.17%) J2EE
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) XML
5 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) J2SE
7 6 (26.09%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) Java EE
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Servlets
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) Flash
9 4 (17.39%) LAMP
9 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
9 4 (17.39%) DWR
9 4 (17.39%) Apache Flex
9 4 (17.39%) Parsley
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Phone
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) Android Development
4 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) SEO
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) Apple
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Sybase
5 2 (8.70%) JBoss
5 2 (8.70%) Symbian
5 2 (8.70%) Zend
6 1 (4.35%) Sencha
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Alterian