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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 44 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 32 5 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.79% 0.97% 4.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.20% 10.87% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 14
Average daily rate
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£403 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £500 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -24.57%
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
127 46 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.03% 8.90% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 23 68
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £529 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Watford -3 2 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 3
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 33 (86.84%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) UNIX
3 27 (71.05%) Web Services
4 26 (68.42%) XML
4 26 (68.42%) Linux
5 25 (65.79%) SQL
5 25 (65.79%) Ant
5 25 (65.79%) Subversion
6 24 (63.16%) Spring
6 24 (63.16%) JUnit
6 24 (63.16%) REST
7 21 (55.26%) SOAP
8 20 (52.63%) MySQL
8 20 (52.63%) Finance
9 19 (50.00%) Maven
9 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 19 (50.00%) Tomcat
10 18 (47.37%) HTML
10 18 (47.37%) Ajax
10 18 (47.37%) JSON
11 17 (44.74%) Oracle
11 17 (44.74%) CSS
12 16 (42.11%) Apache
13 15 (39.47%) JSP
13 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (34.21%) TDD
14 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
14 13 (34.21%) Scrum
14 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
14 13 (34.21%) Waterfall

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (42.11%) Apache
3 7 (18.42%) CMS
3 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
4 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
5 3 (7.89%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.63%) CDMA
3 1 (2.63%) SMS
3 1 (2.63%) UMTS
3 1 (2.63%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
2 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
2 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Ant
1 25 (65.79%) Subversion
2 24 (63.16%) JUnit
3 19 (50.00%) Maven
4 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 11 (28.95%) IntelliJ
5 11 (28.95%) Mockito
6 7 (18.42%) Selenium
7 6 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (13.16%) ClearQuest
8 5 (13.16%) JIRA
8 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
8 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
9 4 (10.53%) Log4j
10 3 (7.89%) JMeter
11 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (2.63%) GDB
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) Web Services
2 26 (68.42%) XML
3 24 (63.16%) Spring
3 24 (63.16%) REST
4 21 (55.26%) SOAP
5 18 (47.37%) HTML
5 18 (47.37%) Ajax
5 18 (47.37%) JSON
6 17 (44.74%) CSS
7 15 (39.47%) JSP
8 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
9 12 (31.58%) JDBC
10 8 (21.05%) XSLT
11 5 (13.16%) jQuery
12 4 (10.53%) HTML5
12 4 (10.53%) CSS3
12 4 (10.53%) XMLBeans
12 4 (10.53%) JMS
12 4 (10.53%) Servlets
12 4 (10.53%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) PKI
3 4 (10.53%) Web 2.0
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) UNIX
2 26 (68.42%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) HPUX
3 4 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
2 13 (34.21%) Waterfall
2 13 (34.21%) BDD
3 12 (31.58%) OO
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
4 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) UML
8 5 (13.16%) Usability Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Load Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
8 5 (13.16%) V-Model
8 5 (13.16%) User Stories
9 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.53%) Content Management
9 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
5 7 (18.42%) XPath
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Sun Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Interwoven
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Sun
3 3 (7.89%) BEA
4 2 (5.26%) Progress
5 1 (2.63%) ATG
5 1 (2.63%) Serena
5 1 (2.63%) Blue Martini
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) VocaLink
5 1 (2.63%) Elastic Path
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