The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 196 182 139
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -43
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 53 54 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.64% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.47% 5.97% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 34
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£394 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.45 £35.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1185 905 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.92% 10.74% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 492 457
Average daily rate £375 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 60
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £34.13 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £44.25 £45.00
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 South East

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

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +13 21 £394 -1.56% 7
Hampshire -25 10 - - 10
Middlesex +7 6 £413 - 2
Surrey -11 5 £300 -20.00% 8
Oxfordshire - 4 £391 - 6
Buckinghamshire -19 2 £350 +4.47% 3
East Sussex - 2 £363 - 1
Kent - - - - 5
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 121 (74.23%) Java
2 83 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (36.20%) Maven
4 58 (35.58%) Subversion
5 45 (27.61%) J2EE
5 45 (27.61%) Apache
6 44 (26.99%) HTML
7 43 (26.38%) CSS
8 42 (25.77%) JUnit
9 39 (23.93%) JSP
9 39 (23.93%) JavaScript
9 39 (23.93%) Spring
10 38 (23.31%) Web Services
11 35 (21.47%) JIRA
12 33 (20.25%) Security Cleared
12 33 (20.25%) Linux
13 32 (19.63%) Tomcat
13 32 (19.63%) Jenkins
14 31 (19.02%) SQL
15 30 (18.40%) MySQL
15 30 (18.40%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (18.40%) TDD
16 29 (17.79%) Open Source
17 27 (16.56%) SOA
18 25 (15.34%) jQuery
19 24 (14.72%) SOAP
20 23 (14.11%) Git (software)
21 22 (13.50%) Unit Testing
21 22 (13.50%) Scrum
21 22 (13.50%) Ant

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 45 (27.61%) Apache
2 32 (19.63%) Tomcat
3 20 (12.27%) Documentum
4 9 (5.52%) Apache Solr
4 9 (5.52%) JBoss
5 5 (3.07%) Node.js
6 3 (1.84%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.84%) Confluence
6 3 (1.84%) Liferay
6 3 (1.84%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.68%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.91%) SaaS
3 3 (1.84%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.61%) Heroku
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Force.com
5 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.27%) Internet
2 3 (1.84%) LDAP
2 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.23%) SSL
3 2 (1.23%) IPv4
3 2 (1.23%) IPv6
3 2 (1.23%) DNS
3 2 (1.23%) VoIP
3 2 (1.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) MySQL
1 30 (18.40%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (9.20%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.13%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 59 (36.20%) Maven
2 58 (35.58%) Subversion
3 42 (25.77%) JUnit
4 35 (21.47%) JIRA
5 32 (19.63%) Jenkins
6 23 (14.11%) Git (software)
7 22 (13.50%) Ant
8 19 (11.66%) Cucumber
9 13 (7.98%) NetBeans
10 12 (7.36%) FitNesse
11 11 (6.75%) Selenium
12 9 (5.52%) CruiseControl
12 9 (5.52%) IntelliJ
13 7 (4.29%) Grunt
13 7 (4.29%) Eclipse RCP
13 7 (4.29%) JMeter
14 6 (3.68%) Checkstyle
14 6 (3.68%) Mockito
14 6 (3.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 5 (3.07%) QUnit
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Marketing
2 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 111 (68.10%) Developer
2 60 (36.81%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.72%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (14.72%) Architect
4 9 (5.52%) Analyst
5 8 (4.91%) Test Analyst
5 8 (4.91%) Senior Developer
5 8 (4.91%) Documentum Developer
5 8 (4.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (4.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (3.68%) Team Leader
7 6 (3.68%) Technical Developer
8 5 (3.07%) Web Team Leader
8 5 (3.07%) J2EE Team Leader
8 5 (3.07%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (3.07%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.07%) Python Programmer
8 5 (3.07%) Senior Python Developer
8 5 (3.07%) Senior Python Programmer
8 5 (3.07%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.61%) J2EE
2 44 (26.99%) HTML
3 43 (26.38%) CSS
4 39 (23.93%) JSP
4 39 (23.93%) Spring
5 38 (23.31%) Web Services
6 25 (15.34%) jQuery
7 24 (14.72%) SOAP
8 21 (12.88%) XML
9 20 (12.27%) Hibernate
9 20 (12.27%) RESTful
10 19 (11.66%) WDK
10 19 (11.66%) PostGIS
11 18 (11.04%) JSON
12 15 (9.20%) REST
13 11 (6.75%) HTML5
14 10 (6.13%) Servlets
15 9 (5.52%) Struts
16 8 (4.91%) XHTML
16 8 (4.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.79%) Open Source
2 9 (5.52%) Taxonomies
3 8 (4.91%) User Experience
4 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.84%) PKI
5 3 (1.84%) GIS
6 2 (1.23%) iPhone
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.25%) Linux
2 11 (6.75%) UNIX
3 9 (5.52%) Windows
4 6 (3.68%) Solaris
5 5 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.07%) Android
6 3 (1.84%) AIX
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.40%) TDD
3 27 (16.56%) SOA
4 22 (13.50%) Unit Testing
4 22 (13.50%) Scrum
5 21 (12.88%) OO
6 19 (11.66%) Content Management
6 19 (11.66%) Information Management
7 16 (9.82%) BDD
8 14 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.59%) Web Development
9 13 (7.98%) MVC
10 12 (7.36%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.52%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.52%) UML
12 7 (4.29%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.68%) Project Management
13 6 (3.68%) Test Automation
14 5 (3.07%) Analytics
14 5 (3.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 121 (74.23%) Java
2 39 (23.93%) JavaScript
3 31 (19.02%) SQL
4 17 (10.43%) PHP
5 12 (7.36%) Python
6 11 (6.75%) C#
7 8 (4.91%) C++
8 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.68%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.68%) Perl
9 5 (3.07%) Ruby
10 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.45%) Groovy
11 3 (1.84%) AWK
12 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.23%) Scala
13 1 (0.61%) SOQL
13 1 (0.61%) SOSL
13 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 33 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.82%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.91%) ISEB
5 4 (2.45%) Degree
6 2 (1.23%) HND
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.23%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) Puppet
2 6 (3.68%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.84%) WebInspect
3 3 (1.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.61%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 16 (9.82%) Oracle
2 14 (8.59%) VMware
3 10 (6.13%) Google
4 7 (4.29%) Adobe
5 5 (3.07%) Appcelerator
5 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.45%) Alterian
7 3 (1.84%) hybris
7 3 (1.84%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (1.84%) IBM
7 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) Software AG
8 2 (1.23%) Juniper
8 2 (1.23%) webMethods
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco
8 2 (1.23%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.61%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.61%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
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