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 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 195 181 142
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -39
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 64 56 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.66% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.29% 6.17% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 34
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £271 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £474 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
1210 908 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.36% 10.65% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 507 491
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.96 £22.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 December 2014.

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 December 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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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
Hampshire -14 25 £475 +1.49% 1
Berkshire +3 18 £406 +53.30% 2
Oxfordshire -19 4 £391 +30.41% 6
West Sussex -3 3 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire -27 2 £296 -11.56%
East Sussex - 2 £363 - 1
Surrey -14 1 £450 +18.03% 9
Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Kent - - - - 5
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 117 (72.22%) Java
2 83 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (38.89%) Maven
4 55 (33.95%) Subversion
5 52 (32.10%) J2EE
6 48 (29.63%) Apache
7 45 (27.78%) Web Services
8 44 (27.16%) JUnit
9 42 (25.93%) JSP
9 42 (25.93%) JIRA
10 41 (25.31%) HTML
11 40 (24.69%) JavaScript
12 38 (23.46%) CSS
13 36 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 35 (21.60%) Linux
15 33 (20.37%) PostgreSQL
15 33 (20.37%) Security Cleared
15 33 (20.37%) Open Source
16 31 (19.14%) Spring
16 31 (19.14%) MySQL
17 30 (18.52%) SQL
17 30 (18.52%) TDD
18 29 (17.90%) Tomcat
18 29 (17.90%) Scrum
19 26 (16.05%) Ant
19 26 (16.05%) RESTful
20 25 (15.43%) XML
20 25 (15.43%) Internet
20 25 (15.43%) Cucumber
21 24 (14.81%) Unit Testing

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 48 (29.63%) Apache
2 29 (17.90%) Tomcat
3 20 (12.35%) Documentum
4 13 (8.02%) Apache Solr
5 10 (6.17%) JBoss
6 6 (3.70%) Node.js
7 5 (3.09%) Confluence
8 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.85%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.85%) Liferay
10 2 (1.23%) CMS
11 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.47%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.02%) SaaS
3 3 (1.85%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.62%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Heroku
5 1 (0.62%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.43%) Internet
2 3 (1.85%) LDAP
2 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.23%) DNS
3 2 (1.23%) SSL
3 2 (1.23%) IPv4
3 2 (1.23%) IPv6
3 2 (1.23%) VoIP
3 2 (1.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.37%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (19.14%) MySQL
3 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.79%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.94%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.85%) DB2
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 63 (38.89%) Maven
2 55 (33.95%) Subversion
3 44 (27.16%) JUnit
4 42 (25.93%) JIRA
5 36 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 26 (16.05%) Ant
7 25 (15.43%) Cucumber
8 22 (13.58%) Git (software)
9 17 (10.49%) FitNesse
10 11 (6.79%) Selenium
10 11 (6.79%) NetBeans
11 10 (6.17%) IntelliJ
12 9 (5.56%) JMeter
12 9 (5.56%) CruiseControl
13 7 (4.32%) Grunt
13 7 (4.32%) Mockito
14 6 (3.70%) Checkstyle
14 6 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (3.09%) ClearCase
15 5 (3.09%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 17 (10.49%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.94%) Marketing
3 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 105 (64.81%) Developer
2 54 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.90%) Architect
3 29 (17.90%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (4.94%) Documentum Developer
4 8 (4.94%) Analyst
4 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
5 7 (4.32%) Test Analyst
5 7 (4.32%) Software Developer
6 6 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 6 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (3.70%) UI Developer
6 6 (3.70%) Technical Developer
6 6 (3.70%) UI Programmer
7 5 (3.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Web Team Leader
7 5 (3.09%) J2EE Team Leader
7 5 (3.09%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (3.09%) Python Developer
7 5 (3.09%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.10%) J2EE
2 45 (27.78%) Web Services
3 42 (25.93%) JSP
4 41 (25.31%) HTML
5 38 (23.46%) CSS
6 31 (19.14%) Spring
7 26 (16.05%) RESTful
8 25 (15.43%) XML
9 23 (14.20%) PostGIS
10 22 (13.58%) SOAP
11 21 (12.96%) jQuery
12 19 (11.73%) WDK
12 19 (11.73%) JSON
13 18 (11.11%) REST
14 13 (8.02%) Servlets
15 12 (7.41%) Hibernate
16 11 (6.79%) HTML5
17 9 (5.56%) Ajax
17 9 (5.56%) XHTML
18 8 (4.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Open Source
2 10 (6.17%) User Experience
3 9 (5.56%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.47%) GIS
4 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.85%) PKI
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.60%) Linux
2 13 (8.02%) UNIX
3 9 (5.56%) Windows
4 6 (3.70%) Android
4 6 (3.70%) Solaris
5 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.85%) AIX
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Debian
8 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.52%) TDD
3 29 (17.90%) Scrum
4 24 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 23 (14.20%) SOA
6 22 (13.58%) OO
7 19 (11.73%) Content Management
7 19 (11.73%) Information Management
8 15 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.64%) BDD
9 14 (8.64%) Web Development
9 14 (8.64%) MVC
10 11 (6.79%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.32%) UML
12 7 (4.32%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.32%) Test Automation
13 6 (3.70%) Project Management
13 6 (3.70%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 117 (72.22%) Java
2 40 (24.69%) JavaScript
3 30 (18.52%) SQL
4 17 (10.49%) PHP
5 14 (8.64%) Python
6 11 (6.79%) C#
7 10 (6.17%) C++
8 8 (4.94%) Perl
9 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.32%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.70%) Groovy
10 6 (3.70%) Ruby
10 6 (3.70%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.09%) Scala
12 3 (1.85%) AWK
13 2 (1.23%) C
13 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.62%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.73%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.88%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.32%) ISEB
5 4 (2.47%) Degree
6 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.62%) PMP
6 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.23%) vCloud
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (11.73%) Puppet
2 6 (3.70%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.47%) WebInspect
4 3 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle
2 13 (8.02%) VMware
3 9 (5.56%) Google
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.09%) Adobe
5 4 (2.47%) Alterian
5 4 (2.47%) IBM
6 3 (1.85%) GigaSpaces
6 3 (1.85%) hybris
6 3 (1.85%) Appcelerator
6 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.23%) Software AG
7 2 (1.23%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco
7 2 (1.23%) webMethods
7 2 (1.23%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.23%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.62%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.62%) Sun
8 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com