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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 136 133 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 21 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.38% 4.11% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 7
Median daily rate £405 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £313 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.81 £40.38 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +9.13%
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
480 632 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.75% 15.27% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 355 253
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £27.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Eclipse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 10 £413 +6.45% 5
Merseyside - 5 - -
Cheshire +9 3 £410 +31.20% 2
Lancashire -7 1 - - 1
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) WebSphere
3 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
4 16 (39.02%) Oracle
4 16 (39.02%) JBoss
5 15 (36.59%) Spring
5 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
6 14 (34.15%) Unix
7 13 (31.71%) EJB
8 12 (29.27%) Linux
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
8 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
9 11 (26.83%) JUnit
9 11 (26.83%) CSS
9 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
9 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
10 10 (24.39%) jQuery
11 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
11 9 (21.95%) Subversion
11 9 (21.95%) J2EE
11 9 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (19.51%) Middleware
12 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 8 (19.51%) Finance
12 8 (19.51%) C

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (46.34%) WebSphere
2 16 (39.02%) JBoss
3 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
4 7 (17.07%) GlassFish
5 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
5 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (12.20%) Tuxedo
7 2 (4.88%) Apache
7 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.88%) nginx
8 1 (2.44%) Confluence
8 1 (2.44%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (2.44%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) DB2
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 11 (26.83%) JUnit
4 9 (21.95%) Subversion
5 7 (17.07%) Eclipse RCP
5 7 (17.07%) IntelliJ
5 7 (17.07%) Maven
6 6 (14.63%) Hudson
6 6 (14.63%) JIRA
6 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
7 4 (9.76%) Gradle
8 3 (7.32%) Selenium
8 3 (7.32%) SonarQube
9 2 (4.88%) JBehave
9 2 (4.88%) JProfiler
9 2 (4.88%) NetBeans
9 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
10 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.44%) Mockito
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) C Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) C Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 13 (31.71%) EJB
3 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
3 11 (26.83%) CSS
4 10 (24.39%) HTML
4 10 (24.39%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
5 9 (21.95%) J2EE
5 9 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (19.51%) Middleware
6 8 (19.51%) SOAP
7 7 (17.07%) Swing
7 7 (17.07%) SWT
8 6 (14.63%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (14.63%) XML
9 5 (12.20%) HTML5
9 5 (12.20%) JSON
9 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Unix
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.20%) VME
4 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) BDD
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Change Control
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (4.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.88%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) C
4 5 (12.20%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) COBOL
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Sybase
4 5 (12.20%) ICL
5 4 (9.76%) Perforce
6 3 (7.32%) Micro Focus
7 2 (4.88%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Facebook
8 1 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.44%) Xilinx