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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 115 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 26 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.26% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 2.16% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 11
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£278 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -8.12%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
403 278 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.08% 11.97% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 130 150
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £214 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 44
Average hourly rate £39.50 £32.75 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.61% -7.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.96 £22.66 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
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 10 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 10 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 -
Hertfordshire +11 7 £450 - 3
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £216 - 5
Essex +2 4 £350 - 1
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 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 (85.71%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (53.06%) JSP
4 24 (48.98%) XML
4 24 (48.98%) UNIX
4 24 (48.98%) Relational Database
5 22 (44.90%) SQL
5 22 (44.90%) JUnit
5 22 (44.90%) OO
5 22 (44.90%) Subversion
6 21 (42.86%) J2EE
6 21 (42.86%) Oracle
6 21 (42.86%) Struts
7 20 (40.82%) Ant
7 20 (40.82%) Ajax
7 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
8 19 (38.78%) Servlets
8 19 (38.78%) Linux
9 18 (36.73%) Web Services
9 18 (36.73%) HTML
10 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
10 17 (34.69%) RDBMS
10 17 (34.69%) Spring
11 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (28.57%) jQuery
13 13 (26.53%) REST
13 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
13 13 (26.53%) XSLT
14 12 (24.49%) Solaris
14 12 (24.49%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 (26.53%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.41%) Apache
2 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (12.24%) MQSeries
5 5 (10.20%) Alfresco
5 5 (10.20%) CMS
6 3 (6.12%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (4.08%) LiveCycle
8 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Simulink
2 2 (4.08%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) RiskWrite
2 4 (8.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (6.12%) CloudFront
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) LTE
4 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.04%) CDMA
4 1 (2.04%) SMS
4 1 (2.04%) UMTS
4 1 (2.04%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) Relational Database
2 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.69%) RDBMS
3 12 (24.49%) MySQL
4 9 (18.37%) DB2
5 5 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) JUnit
1 22 (44.90%) Subversion
2 20 (40.82%) Ant
3 11 (22.45%) Log4j
4 9 (18.37%) Maven
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium
6 6 (12.24%) JIRA
7 5 (10.20%) IntelliJ
8 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (8.16%) NUnit
8 4 (8.16%) CruiseControl
8 4 (8.16%) MyEclipse
8 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.16%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (8.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (8.16%) MSBuild
9 3 (6.12%) Mockito
10 2 (4.08%) Robotium
10 2 (4.08%) JMeter
11 1 (2.04%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (22.45%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.08%) Portal Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.04%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) CMS Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) JSP
2 24 (48.98%) XML
3 21 (42.86%) Struts
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
4 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
4 20 (40.82%) Ajax
5 19 (38.78%) Servlets
6 18 (36.73%) HTML
6 18 (36.73%) Web Services
7 17 (34.69%) Spring
8 14 (28.57%) jQuery
9 13 (26.53%) XSLT
9 13 (26.53%) REST
10 12 (24.49%) CSS
11 11 (22.45%) XMLBeans
12 9 (18.37%) JSF
13 8 (16.33%) EJB
13 8 (16.33%) SOAP
14 7 (14.29%) JDBC
14 7 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Web 2.0
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.16%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) UNIX
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 12 (24.49%) Solaris
4 7 (14.29%) Windows
5 6 (12.24%) HPUX
5 6 (12.24%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) OO
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) RAD
4 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
5 8 (16.33%) UML
5 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Content Management
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) Validation
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) SOA
9 4 (8.16%) Web Development
9 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
10 3 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.90%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) XPath
5 6 (12.24%) C++
6 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.20%) Perl
7 4 (8.16%) C#
7 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.12%) C
9 2 (4.08%) Python
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby
10 1 (2.04%) Korn
10 1 (2.04%) FQL
10 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Sun Certification
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) IBM
2 8 (16.33%) Sun
3 7 (14.29%) ATG
3 7 (14.29%) JBoss
4 6 (12.24%) Interwoven
5 4 (8.16%) Serena
5 4 (8.16%) Blue Martini
5 4 (8.16%) Elastic Path
6 3 (6.12%) Adobe
7 2 (4.08%) Perforce
7 2 (4.08%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) hybris
8 1 (2.04%) Facebook
8 1 (2.04%) Twitter
8 1 (2.04%) FatWire
8 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.04%) Vignette