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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 103 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 29 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 0.91% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 7.01% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +4.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -4.50%
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
382 385 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.85% 12.96% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 201 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £33.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.25 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +20 19 £400 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -11 7 £375 -9.09%
Bedfordshire +3 2 £334 +20.27%
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - - 3
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (92.45%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 35 (66.04%) XML
2 35 (66.04%) Linux
3 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
3 34 (64.15%) HTML
4 30 (56.60%) UNIX
5 29 (54.72%) WebSphere
6 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (50.94%) Web Services
7 27 (50.94%) Ant
8 26 (49.06%) SOAP
9 25 (47.17%) CSS
9 25 (47.17%) J2EE
9 25 (47.17%) Ajax
10 24 (45.28%) Solaris
10 24 (45.28%) IBM
11 23 (43.40%) XHTML
12 21 (39.62%) OO
12 21 (39.62%) TDD
12 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
13 20 (37.74%) EclipseLink
13 20 (37.74%) Content Management
13 20 (37.74%) TopLink
13 20 (37.74%) Windows
14 19 (35.85%) JAX-WS
14 19 (35.85%) JAX-RS
15 18 (33.96%) User Stories
15 18 (33.96%) Marketing
16 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (54.72%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) JBoss
4 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.55%) MQSeries
4 4 (7.55%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.55%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Ant
2 16 (30.19%) SoapUI
3 12 (22.64%) Subversion
4 11 (20.75%) JUnit
5 8 (15.09%) Selenium
5 8 (15.09%) Maven
6 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
7 5 (9.43%) JIRA
7 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
7 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
8 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Log4j
9 3 (5.66%) Calabash
9 3 (5.66%) Appium
9 3 (5.66%) Hudson
9 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.66%) AccuRev
9 3 (5.66%) TestNG
10 2 (3.77%) Robotium
10 2 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (33.96%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) Java Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Applications Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) XML
2 34 (64.15%) HTML
3 27 (50.94%) Web Services
4 26 (49.06%) SOAP
5 25 (47.17%) CSS
5 25 (47.17%) J2EE
5 25 (47.17%) Ajax
6 23 (43.40%) XHTML
7 20 (37.74%) EclipseLink
7 20 (37.74%) TopLink
8 19 (35.85%) JAX-WS
8 19 (35.85%) JAX-RS
9 15 (28.30%) HTML5
10 9 (16.98%) Struts
10 9 (16.98%) Spring
11 7 (13.21%) Servlets
11 7 (13.21%) REST
12 6 (11.32%) JPA
12 6 (11.32%) Java SE
13 5 (9.43%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.55%) Web 2.0
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) UNIX
3 24 (45.28%) Solaris
4 20 (37.74%) Windows
5 4 (7.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) OO
2 21 (39.62%) TDD
3 20 (37.74%) Content Management
4 18 (33.96%) User Stories
5 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (30.19%) Scrum
7 15 (28.30%) Use Case
8 14 (26.42%) RUP
9 12 (22.64%) Validation
10 11 (20.75%) B2C
11 7 (13.21%) UML
12 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
13 5 (9.43%) MVC
13 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
13 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
14 4 (7.55%) BDD
14 4 (7.55%) RAD
14 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) XPath
5 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) IBM
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Elastic Path
4 4 (7.55%) Interwoven
4 4 (7.55%) ATG
4 4 (7.55%) Blue Martini
5 3 (5.66%) Adobe
6 2 (3.77%) HP