The first table below looks at the demand for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 25 July 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 of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 122 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 24 7 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.29% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.57% 2.70% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 14
Average daily rate
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£278 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +18.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
431 259 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.21% 10.84% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 120 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 48
Average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 9 £278 -
Essex +5 5 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 5 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire -7 5 £200 - 4
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 42 (87.50%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (52.08%) XML
3 25 (52.08%) UNIX
4 24 (50.00%) JSP
4 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 23 (47.92%) Subversion
6 22 (45.83%) JUnit
6 22 (45.83%) Web Services
7 21 (43.75%) Oracle
7 21 (43.75%) Struts
8 20 (41.67%) Linux
8 20 (41.67%) OO
8 20 (41.67%) Hibernate
8 20 (41.67%) Ajax
9 19 (39.58%) Ant
9 19 (39.58%) J2EE
9 19 (39.58%) HTML
10 18 (37.50%) Spring
11 17 (35.42%) Servlets
11 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
12 16 (33.33%) MySQL
13 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
13 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (31.25%) REST
14 13 (27.08%) jQuery
14 13 (27.08%) CSS
14 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
15 12 (25.00%) RAD

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (18.75%) Apache
4 7 (14.58%) MQSeries
5 6 (12.50%) CMS
6 4 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (6.25%) Alfresco
8 2 (4.17%) LiveCycle
9 1 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Simulink
2 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Tridion
2 3 (6.25%) RiskWrite
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (6.25%) CloudFront
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 5 (10.42%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) LTE
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.08%) CDMA
4 1 (2.08%) SMS
4 1 (2.08%) UMTS
4 1 (2.08%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
3 16 (33.33%) MySQL
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 9 (18.75%) DB2
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Subversion
2 22 (45.83%) JUnit
3 19 (39.58%) Ant
4 11 (22.92%) Maven
5 10 (20.83%) Log4j
6 8 (16.67%) Selenium
7 7 (14.58%) JIRA
8 6 (12.50%) IntelliJ
9 5 (10.42%) NUnit
9 5 (10.42%) CruiseControl
9 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
9 5 (10.42%) MSBuild
10 4 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (8.33%) Mockito
10 4 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (8.33%) MyEclipse
10 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (4.17%) JMeter
11 2 (4.17%) Robotium
12 1 (2.08%) GDB
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 27 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.17%) Portal Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) XML
2 24 (50.00%) JSP
3 22 (45.83%) Web Services
4 21 (43.75%) Struts
5 20 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 20 (41.67%) Ajax
6 19 (39.58%) HTML
6 19 (39.58%) J2EE
7 18 (37.50%) Spring
8 17 (35.42%) Servlets
9 15 (31.25%) REST
10 13 (27.08%) CSS
10 13 (27.08%) jQuery
11 12 (25.00%) XSLT
12 10 (20.83%) XMLBeans
12 10 (20.83%) SOAP
13 8 (16.67%) JDBC
13 8 (16.67%) EJB
14 7 (14.58%) JMS
14 7 (14.58%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Web 2.0
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) UNIX
2 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Solaris
4 7 (14.58%) HPUX
5 6 (12.50%) Windows
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) OO
2 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) RAD
4 11 (22.92%) MVC
5 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.67%) UML
7 8 (16.67%) Content Management
8 7 (14.58%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
10 5 (10.42%) Web Development
10 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.42%) BDD
10 5 (10.42%) Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) Validation
11 4 (8.33%) Migration
11 4 (8.33%) SOA
12 3 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (47.92%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) XPath
5 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.42%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 4 (8.33%) C++
6 4 (8.33%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.08%) Groovy
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) FQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Sun Certification
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) IBM
2 9 (18.75%) Sun
3 8 (16.67%) JBoss
4 7 (14.58%) Interwoven
5 6 (12.50%) ATG
6 4 (8.33%) Serena
6 4 (8.33%) Blue Martini
6 4 (8.33%) Elastic Path
7 3 (6.25%) Adobe
8 2 (4.17%) Perforce
9 1 (2.08%) FatWire
9 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.08%) Vignette
9 1 (2.08%) hybris
9 1 (2.08%) Facebook
9 1 (2.08%) Twitter