The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 80 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 1.50% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate £475 £300 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +66.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £300 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Eclipse
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
104 133 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.11% 13.39% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 80 76
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £33.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.41%
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 Reading

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (85.71%) JBoss
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Java EE
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) JMeter
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
5 1 (7.14%) CGI
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) 3G
5 1 (7.14%) Maven
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) ZigBee

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (85.71%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) 4G
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JBehave
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) CGI
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle