The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 107 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 24 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.33% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.08% 3.42% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
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 £37.00 £35.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -8.97%
Eclipse
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
395 263 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.56% 9.67% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 134 126
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.38 £42.25
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 the North West

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester +1 10 £350 -6.66% 9
Lancashire - 10 £400 - 2
Cheshire +1 2 £313 -15.25% 3
Merseyside - 1 £325 -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 55 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (49.09%) Web Services
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (43.64%) Linux
5 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
6 20 (36.36%) TDD
6 20 (36.36%) JMS
7 19 (34.55%) J2EE
7 19 (34.55%) Oracle
8 18 (32.73%) Windows
8 18 (32.73%) XML
8 18 (32.73%) Spring
9 16 (29.09%) IBM
10 15 (27.27%) SQL
10 15 (27.27%) HTML
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
11 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.45%) Java EE
12 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
12 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (23.64%) JUnit
12 13 (23.64%) Struts
12 13 (23.64%) Red Hat
13 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 11 (20.00%) Selenium
14 10 (18.18%) Atlassian
14 10 (18.18%) JSON
14 10 (18.18%) JIRA
14 10 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (18.18%) Scrum

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 10 (18.18%) Confluence
2 8 (14.55%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Portal
4 6 (10.91%) Quickr
5 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) AMQP
2 5 (9.09%) HTTP
3 4 (7.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) SQLite
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JUnit
2 11 (20.00%) Selenium
3 10 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (18.18%) JIRA
3 10 (18.18%) Gradle
4 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
5 8 (14.55%) Ant
5 8 (14.55%) Mercurial
6 6 (10.91%) Subversion
6 6 (10.91%) Maven
7 5 (9.09%) NetBeans
7 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.64%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (3.64%) JBehave
10 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 31 (56.36%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Environment Manager
4 3 (5.45%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (1.82%) Analyst
5 1 (1.82%) Consultant
5 1 (1.82%) Support Analyst
5 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (1.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (1.82%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (1.82%) HTML Developer
5 1 (1.82%) Technical Leader
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Web Services
2 20 (36.36%) JMS
3 19 (34.55%) J2EE
4 18 (32.73%) XML
4 18 (32.73%) Spring
5 15 (27.27%) HTML
6 14 (25.45%) Java EE
7 13 (23.64%) Struts
8 10 (18.18%) EJB
8 10 (18.18%) JSON
9 8 (14.55%) CSS
10 7 (12.73%) Servlets
10 7 (12.73%) XSLT
10 7 (12.73%) Struts2
11 6 (10.91%) JSR 286
11 6 (10.91%) JDBC
11 6 (10.91%) JSP
11 6 (10.91%) Dojo
11 6 (10.91%) Ajax
11 6 (10.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Open Source
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) GIS
2 2 (3.64%) Social Media
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) iSeries
3 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) Windows
3 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.64%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.64%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
3 20 (36.36%) TDD
4 13 (23.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (18.18%) Scrum
5 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.36%) V-Model
6 9 (16.36%) BDD
6 9 (16.36%) Validation
6 9 (16.36%) Test Planning
6 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) OO
8 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.27%) User Stories
9 4 (7.27%) MapReduce
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.45%) MVC
11 2 (3.64%) UML
11 2 (3.64%) RAD
11 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) C++
5 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (16.36%) HND
2 9 (16.36%) ISEB
3 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
1 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) IBM
3 13 (23.64%) Red Hat
4 10 (18.18%) Atlassian
5 6 (10.91%) Lotus
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Kony
6 1 (1.82%) Google
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