The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 55 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 5 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.32% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.46% 2.90% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Average daily rate
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£375 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 69 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.96% 11.20% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 65
Average daily rate £366 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 16
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Eclipse
East of England

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 25 July 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 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Eclipse
East of England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (75.00%) Java
1 18 (75.00%) Ant
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 16 (66.67%) XML
3 16 (66.67%) UNIX
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (66.67%) Subversion
4 15 (62.50%) Ajax
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) JUnit
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
6 13 (54.17%) JSP
7 12 (50.00%) XSLT
7 12 (50.00%) Finance
8 11 (45.83%) Spring
8 11 (45.83%) XPath
8 11 (45.83%) OO
8 11 (45.83%) Servlets
8 11 (45.83%) CSS
8 11 (45.83%) J2EE
8 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (45.83%) Internet
9 10 (41.67%) MySQL
9 10 (41.67%) Oracle
9 10 (41.67%) SOAP
9 10 (41.67%) Struts
9 10 (41.67%) Solaris
9 10 (41.67%) XMLBeans

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
2 9 (37.50%) Apache
3 7 (29.17%) MQSeries
4 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (20.83%) CMS
4 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
5 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
5 3 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Tridion
2 3 (12.50%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
3 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.17%) CDMA
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
3 1 (4.17%) UMTS
3 1 (4.17%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
3 10 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (20.83%) DB2
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Ant
2 16 (66.67%) Subversion
3 15 (62.50%) JUnit
4 10 (41.67%) Log4j
5 9 (37.50%) Maven
6 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
7 4 (16.67%) Selenium
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
7 4 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (16.67%) Mockito
7 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (4.17%) GDB
8 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.17%) JDeveloper
8 1 (4.17%) JMeter
8 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.17%) Jtest
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Retail
3 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
4 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Portal Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) XML
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) Ajax
3 13 (54.17%) JSP
4 12 (50.00%) XSLT
5 11 (45.83%) Spring
5 11 (45.83%) Servlets
5 11 (45.83%) J2EE
5 11 (45.83%) CSS
6 10 (41.67%) SOAP
6 10 (41.67%) Struts
6 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
6 10 (41.67%) XMLBeans
7 9 (37.50%) REST
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) JDBC
9 7 (29.17%) JMS
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Web 2.0
2 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) UNIX
3 10 (41.67%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (29.17%) Content Management
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) RAD
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) User Stories
8 1 (4.17%) Campaign Management
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) XPath
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Sun Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) JTAG
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) IBM
3 7 (29.17%) Interwoven
4 6 (25.00%) ATG
5 4 (16.67%) Serena
5 4 (16.67%) Blue Martini
5 4 (16.67%) Elastic Path
6 3 (12.50%) Sun
7 1 (4.17%) JBoss
7 1 (4.17%) hybris
7 1 (4.17%) TIBCO