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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 49 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 15 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.17% 0.63% 2.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.23% 6.15% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Average daily rate
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£405 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £455 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £495 £475
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 £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
78 65 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.27% 10.24% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 66
Average daily rate £405 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 2
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (85.71%) Java
1 30 (85.71%) UNIX
2 26 (74.29%) Web Services
3 24 (68.57%) XML
3 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 24 (68.57%) Ant
3 24 (68.57%) Subversion
3 24 (68.57%) Spring
3 24 (68.57%) REST
4 23 (65.71%) JUnit
4 23 (65.71%) SQL
5 20 (57.14%) MySQL
5 20 (57.14%) SOAP
6 19 (54.29%) Tomcat
6 19 (54.29%) Maven
6 19 (54.29%) Finance
7 18 (51.43%) JSON
7 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
8 17 (48.57%) HTML
8 17 (48.57%) Oracle
8 17 (48.57%) CSS
8 17 (48.57%) Ajax
9 16 (45.71%) Apache
10 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (40.00%) JSP
12 13 (37.14%) TDD
12 13 (37.14%) Scrum
12 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
12 13 (37.14%) BDD
13 12 (34.29%) Hibernate

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (54.29%) Tomcat
2 16 (45.71%) Apache
3 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (20.00%) CMS
4 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
4 3 (8.57%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maya
1 1 (2.86%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) MySQL
2 12 (34.29%) RDBMS
2 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Ant
1 24 (68.57%) Subversion
2 23 (65.71%) JUnit
3 19 (54.29%) Maven
4 11 (31.43%) Mockito
4 11 (31.43%) IntelliJ
4 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (14.29%) JIRA
7 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 5 (14.29%) ClearQuest
7 5 (14.29%) SoapUI
8 3 (8.57%) Log4j
8 3 (8.57%) JMeter
9 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.86%) Xcode
9 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) XML
2 24 (68.57%) Spring
2 24 (68.57%) REST
3 20 (57.14%) SOAP
4 18 (51.43%) JSON
5 17 (48.57%) HTML
5 17 (48.57%) CSS
5 17 (48.57%) Ajax
6 14 (40.00%) JSP
7 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (31.43%) JDBC
9 6 (17.14%) XSLT
10 4 (11.43%) CSS3
10 4 (11.43%) jQuery
10 4 (11.43%) HTML5
11 3 (8.57%) XMLBeans
11 3 (8.57%) JMS
11 3 (8.57%) J2EE
11 3 (8.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) Web 2.0
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Physics
5 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) UNIX
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) HPUX
3 3 (8.57%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) TDD
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
2 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
2 13 (37.14%) BDD
3 12 (34.29%) MVC
4 11 (31.43%) OO
4 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.29%) V-Model
7 5 (14.29%) UML
7 5 (14.29%) User Stories
8 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.57%) Content Management
9 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 6 (17.14%) XPath
6 2 (5.71%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Lua
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Sun
2 3 (8.57%) Interwoven
2 3 (8.57%) BEA
3 2 (5.71%) Progress
4 1 (2.86%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Xamarin