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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 110 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 23 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.77% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.31% 5.54% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Average daily rate
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£361 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £343 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.81% -4.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -4.50%
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
433 415 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.52% 13.85% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 271 119
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 12
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.22% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.77 £33.70 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Somerset +24 10 £338 -3.57% 1
Gloucestershire 0 7 £413 - 1
Bristol +1 2 £280 - 7
Wiltshire -12 1 - - 5
Dorset - 1 £300 - 1
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 30 (88.24%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 10 (29.41%) JSP
4 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 10 (29.41%) Apache
5 9 (26.47%) Subversion
5 9 (26.47%) Web Development
6 8 (23.53%) Time Management
6 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.59%) Linux
7 7 (20.59%) OO
8 6 (17.65%) JDBC
8 6 (17.65%) Military
8 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (17.65%) JVM Tuning
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) OC4J
9 5 (14.71%) Selenium
9 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
9 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
9 5 (14.71%) C

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 10 (29.41%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) GlassFish
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.94%) JBehave
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.94%) Xcode
6 1 (2.94%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Django Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
7 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) JSP
3 6 (17.65%) JDBC
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (17.65%) OC4J
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) Swing
5 3 (8.82%) SWT
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) EJB
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) Django
7 1 (2.94%) JPA
7 1 (2.94%) GWT
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 9 (26.47%) Web Development
4 8 (23.53%) Time Management
5 7 (20.59%) OO
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (17.65%) JVM Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Validation
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.76%) V-Model
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) Android Development
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) C
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.94%) Ada
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) HND
3 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) Progress
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Sun