The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 102 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 2 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.60% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 5.52% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Average daily rate £363 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Eclipse
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
201 181 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.10% 10.92% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 111 70
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (84.62%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Ant
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (38.46%) Subversion
5 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Apache
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (30.77%) Servlets
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) Perforce
6 4 (30.77%) IBM
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (46.15%) JBoss
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Maven
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) Ant
4 5 (38.46%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Gradle
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) Hudson
7 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (7.69%) JUnit
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) SAX
4 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 3 (23.08%) DOM
5 3 (23.08%) J2SE
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) XML Schema
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) JDBC
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) SOLID
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Perforce
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin