The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 102 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 25 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.20% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.04% 2.05% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 9
Average daily rate
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£378 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.18% -10.00%
Eclipse
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
311 244 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.35% 9.87% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 115 118
Average daily rate £375 £351 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +6.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £269 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh +12 22 £366 -2.40% 2
Stirling - 3 £400 -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Eclipse
UK

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 45 (97.83%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) SOA
2 25 (54.35%) XML
2 25 (54.35%) JBoss
3 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (45.65%) TDD
4 21 (45.65%) Hibernate
5 20 (43.48%) Spring
5 20 (43.48%) Java EE
5 20 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (41.30%) Maven
6 19 (41.30%) XSLT
7 15 (32.61%) Workflow
7 15 (32.61%) Drools
8 14 (30.43%) BPMN
8 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (28.26%) jBPM
10 10 (21.74%) Subversion
10 10 (21.74%) SQL
11 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) Scrum
11 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
12 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.04%) J2EE
13 6 (13.04%) JProfiler
14 5 (10.87%) REST
14 5 (10.87%) JSP
14 5 (10.87%) Windows
14 5 (10.87%) Linux

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP PM
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.52%) Ingres
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.17%) MS Access
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Maven
2 10 (21.74%) Subversion
3 6 (13.04%) JProfiler
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) Ant
5 3 (6.52%) JUnit
5 3 (6.52%) JBuilder
6 2 (4.35%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.35%) Build Forge
6 2 (4.35%) FlexUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.17%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Build Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Programmer
5 2 (4.35%) Java Programmer
6 1 (2.17%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.17%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Development Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) XML
2 21 (45.65%) Hibernate
3 20 (43.48%) Spring
3 20 (43.48%) Java EE
4 19 (41.30%) XSLT
5 15 (32.61%) Drools
6 13 (28.26%) jBPM
7 6 (13.04%) J2EE
8 5 (10.87%) JSP
8 5 (10.87%) JAAS
8 5 (10.87%) REST
9 4 (8.70%) JPA
9 4 (8.70%) Middleware
9 4 (8.70%) Apache CXF
9 4 (8.70%) SOAP
10 3 (6.52%) Struts
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
10 3 (6.52%) EJB
10 3 (6.52%) Struts2
11 2 (4.35%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Open Source
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) SOA
2 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (45.65%) TDD
4 20 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (32.61%) Workflow
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) BPMN
7 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 3 (6.52%) OOP
9 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.52%) System Testing
10 2 (4.35%) E-business
10 2 (4.35%) Data Management
10 2 (4.35%) Release Management
10 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) Groovy
3 3 (6.52%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) JBoss
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Alterian
4 3 (6.52%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) Sybase
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.17%) Guidewire