The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 94 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 34 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.28% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.37% 6.06% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.30% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £315 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £538 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
Eclipse
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
328 396 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.39% 12.89% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 199 129
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £34.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +6.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.65 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +23 21 £400 - 3
Hertfordshire -4 9 £350 -15.15% 2
Bedfordshire +6 3 £350 +32.07%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - - 7
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 47 (94.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) XML
3 27 (54.00%) Linux
3 27 (54.00%) Ant
4 26 (52.00%) HTML
4 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 24 (48.00%) Web Services
6 24 (48.00%) UNIX
6 24 (48.00%) SOAP
7 21 (42.00%) CSS
7 21 (42.00%) J2EE
7 21 (42.00%) IBM
7 21 (42.00%) Ajax
8 20 (40.00%) TDD
8 20 (40.00%) Solaris
9 19 (38.00%) Windows
9 19 (38.00%) XHTML
10 18 (36.00%) OO
10 18 (36.00%) TopLink
11 17 (34.00%) Content Management
11 17 (34.00%) Marketing
11 17 (34.00%) JAX-WS
11 17 (34.00%) JAX-RS
11 17 (34.00%) Relational Database
12 16 (32.00%) User Stories
12 16 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (30.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 25 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.00%) LiveCycle
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.00%) Maya
2 1 (2.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Ant
2 15 (30.00%) SoapUI
3 13 (26.00%) JUnit
4 11 (22.00%) Maven
4 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (20.00%) Subversion
6 8 (16.00%) Selenium
7 5 (10.00%) JIRA
7 5 (10.00%) IntelliJ
7 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
8 4 (8.00%) JBehave
9 3 (6.00%) TestNG
9 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (6.00%) Hudson
9 3 (6.00%) Calabash
9 3 (6.00%) Appium
10 2 (4.00%) Robotium
10 2 (4.00%) AccuRev
10 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (34.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 34 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior C++ Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Software Programmer
10 1 (2.00%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) XML
2 26 (52.00%) HTML
3 24 (48.00%) SOAP
3 24 (48.00%) Web Services
4 21 (42.00%) J2EE
4 21 (42.00%) CSS
4 21 (42.00%) Ajax
5 19 (38.00%) XHTML
6 18 (36.00%) TopLink
7 17 (34.00%) JAX-WS
7 17 (34.00%) JAX-RS
8 14 (28.00%) HTML5
9 8 (16.00%) Spring
10 7 (14.00%) JDBC
11 6 (12.00%) Struts
11 6 (12.00%) Java SE
11 6 (12.00%) REST
12 5 (10.00%) JPA
12 5 (10.00%) Servlets
13 4 (8.00%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) iSeries
3 2 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.00%) Kinect
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Linux
2 24 (48.00%) UNIX
3 20 (40.00%) Solaris
4 19 (38.00%) Windows
5 2 (4.00%) HPUX
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) TDD
3 18 (36.00%) OO
4 17 (34.00%) Content Management
5 16 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (32.00%) User Stories
6 15 (30.00%) Scrum
7 14 (28.00%) Use Case
8 13 (26.00%) RUP
9 11 (22.00%) Validation
10 10 (20.00%) B2C
11 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 4 (8.00%) MVC
13 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 4 (8.00%) BDD
14 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (6.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) XPath
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) IBM
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) Interwoven
4 2 (4.00%) ATG
4 2 (4.00%) Blue Martini
4 2 (4.00%) Elastic Path