The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 129 128 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 18 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.77% 3.21% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £463 £358 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £365 £311
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +17.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £38.77 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
478 436 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.67% 13.63% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 303 249
Median daily rate £388 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Eclipse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +8 9 £550 - 1
Bristol - 4 £350 - 1
Dorset - 3 £418 -
Somerset +7 1 - - 6
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (54.55%) Oracle
4 16 (48.48%) J2EE
4 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) DV Cleared
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 15 (45.45%) Unix
6 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
7 12 (36.36%) Sybase
7 12 (36.36%) C
7 12 (36.36%) Swing
7 12 (36.36%) EJB
7 12 (36.36%) JBoss
7 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 12 (36.36%) SWT
7 12 (36.36%) GlassFish
7 12 (36.36%) Eclipse RCP
7 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (27.27%) JIRA
9 9 (27.27%) Spring
9 9 (27.27%) Maven
9 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 8 (24.24%) JUnit

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
2 12 (36.36%) GlassFish
2 12 (36.36%) JBoss
2 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.03%) Liferay
5 1 (3.03%) Mule
5 1 (3.03%) Mule ESB
5 1 (3.03%) Sakai
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) OrientDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Eclipse RCP
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) Maven
3 8 (24.24%) JUnit
4 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 5 (15.15%) Ant
5 5 (15.15%) ClearCase
6 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (12.12%) IntelliJ
6 4 (12.12%) JMeter
6 4 (12.12%) Selenium
6 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) NetBeans
7 3 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (3.03%) CppUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Hudson
8 1 (3.03%) Mockito
8 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Ada Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Ada Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Portal Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) J2EE
2 12 (36.36%) EJB
2 12 (36.36%) Swing
2 12 (36.36%) SWT
3 9 (27.27%) Spring
4 7 (21.21%) REST
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (12.12%) JSP
6 4 (12.12%) SOAP
7 3 (9.09%) JAX-WS
7 3 (9.09%) JPA
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) XHTML
7 3 (9.09%) XSD
7 3 (9.09%) XSLT
8 2 (6.06%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) VLE
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Unix
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Android
5 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.21%) UML
4 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 2 (6.06%) OWASP
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) C
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Ada
5 4 (12.12%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) DV Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) MISRA
1 1 (3.03%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) OpenAM
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Graylog
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Blackboard
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) Sun