The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 61 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 2 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 1.63% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 13.70% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.45 £35.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -8.97%
Eclipse
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 73 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.53% 11.87% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 58
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Letchworth - 2 £375 - 1
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 29 (85.29%) Java
2 27 (79.41%) UNIX
3 23 (67.65%) Web Services
3 23 (67.65%) XML
4 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) JUnit
5 21 (61.76%) Ant
5 21 (61.76%) Linux
5 21 (61.76%) Spring
5 21 (61.76%) Subversion
5 21 (61.76%) REST
6 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
7 17 (50.00%) SOAP
7 17 (50.00%) MySQL
7 17 (50.00%) Oracle
7 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (47.06%) Maven
8 16 (47.06%) HTML
8 16 (47.06%) Finance
9 15 (44.12%) Apache
9 15 (44.12%) JSON
10 14 (41.18%) Ajax
10 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (41.18%) CSS
11 13 (38.24%) JSP
12 12 (35.29%) TDD
12 12 (35.29%) Scrum
12 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
12 12 (35.29%) BDD
13 11 (32.35%) MVC

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 15 (44.12%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (17.65%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.94%) Maya
1 1 (2.94%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) JUnit
2 21 (61.76%) Ant
2 21 (61.76%) Subversion
3 16 (47.06%) Maven
4 10 (29.41%) IntelliJ
4 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 10 (29.41%) Mockito
5 6 (17.65%) Selenium
5 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (14.71%) ClearQuest
6 5 (14.71%) JIRA
6 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
6 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.82%) JMeter
8 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.94%) Log4j
8 1 (2.94%) Xcode
8 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) Web Services
1 23 (67.65%) XML
2 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 21 (61.76%) REST
3 17 (50.00%) SOAP
4 16 (47.06%) HTML
5 15 (44.12%) JSON
6 14 (41.18%) Ajax
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) JSP
8 10 (29.41%) JDBC
8 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
9 4 (11.76%) HTML5
9 4 (11.76%) XSLT
9 4 (11.76%) CSS3
10 3 (8.82%) XSD
11 2 (5.88%) jQuery
12 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
12 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
4 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Kinect
4 1 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) UNIX
2 21 (61.76%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) HPUX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
2 12 (35.29%) Scrum
2 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 12 (35.29%) BDD
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
5 9 (26.47%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 5 (14.71%) UML
7 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Load Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) V-Model
8 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) XPath
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) BEA
3 2 (5.88%) Progress
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Interwoven
4 1 (2.94%) VocaLink
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