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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 121 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 25 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.71% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 7.25% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 12
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£400 £334 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.94% +15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £253 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -0.64%
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
394 262 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.74% 9.76% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 133 92
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.53 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% +15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.02 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £44.25 £32.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 -8 13 £500 +49.92% 11
Cheshire +1 2 £313 -13.79% 3
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
4 20 (51.28%) TDD
4 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 20 (51.28%) Oracle
5 16 (41.03%) Web Services
5 16 (41.03%) Test Scripting
6 15 (38.46%) SQL
7 14 (35.90%) XML
7 14 (35.90%) JMS
7 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
8 13 (33.33%) J2EE
9 12 (30.77%) Selenium
10 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
11 10 (25.64%) Validation
11 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.64%) HND
11 10 (25.64%) OO
11 10 (25.64%) V-Model
11 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
11 10 (25.64%) ISEB
11 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
11 10 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (25.64%) Test Planning
11 10 (25.64%) Waterfall

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.38%) Confluence
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
1 6 (15.38%) AMQP
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 9 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.38%) Big Data
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.56%) SQLite
8 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.56%) MySQL
8 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (23.08%) Ant
3 9 (23.08%) JUnit
3 9 (23.08%) JIRA
4 6 (15.38%) Gradle
4 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 6 (15.38%) Subversion
4 6 (15.38%) Maven
4 6 (15.38%) Mercurial
5 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.13%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (5.13%) JBehave
7 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.56%) NetBeans
8 1 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Android Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Web Services
2 14 (35.90%) XML
2 14 (35.90%) JMS
3 13 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 8 (20.51%) Struts
6 7 (17.95%) Java EE
6 7 (17.95%) JSON
7 6 (15.38%) Spring
7 6 (15.38%) EJB
7 6 (15.38%) JDBC
8 5 (12.82%) Servlets
8 5 (12.82%) J2SE
8 5 (12.82%) Grails
9 4 (10.26%) XSLT
9 4 (10.26%) JSP
9 4 (10.26%) CSS
9 4 (10.26%) Ajax
9 4 (10.26%) Struts2
10 3 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Open Source
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) iSeries
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
3 20 (51.28%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) V-Model
5 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
5 10 (25.64%) Test Planning
5 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
5 10 (25.64%) OO
5 10 (25.64%) Validation
6 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.08%) BDD
7 6 (15.38%) MapReduce
7 6 (15.38%) User Stories
7 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Workflow
8 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) C
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) HND
1 10 (25.64%) ISEB
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
1 10 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Kony
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