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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 130 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 10 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 1.05% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 9.09% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 19
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£405 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £317 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.29% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.40 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.45 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +4.57%
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
444 330 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.14% 11.59% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 200 209
Average daily rate £410 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 15
Average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Gloucestershire - 5 £473 - 2
Bristol -3 3 £400 - 8
Somerset - 2 - - 5
Wiltshire - - - - 3
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 3
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 31 (79.49%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) Spring
4 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle
6 14 (35.90%) Ant
7 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Python
9 11 (28.21%) Maven
9 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 9 (23.08%) Google
10 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
11 8 (20.51%) JSON
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) C++
11 8 (20.51%) HTML
11 8 (20.51%) CSS
12 7 (17.95%) JSP
12 7 (17.95%) Web Services
12 7 (17.95%) J2EE
12 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
12 7 (17.95%) Apache
12 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
12 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
12 7 (17.95%) Hibernate

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
1 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQLite
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Ant
2 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.21%) Maven
4 6 (15.38%) JUnit
5 5 (12.82%) NetBeans
5 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (10.26%) GoogleTest
6 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (10.26%) Hudson
6 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.26%) Selenium
7 2 (5.13%) Xcode
7 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (5.13%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.56%) jMock
8 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (5.13%) Military
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 3 (7.69%) Java Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Java Programmer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Django Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) Spring
2 8 (20.51%) CSS
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) JSON
3 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.95%) J2EE
3 7 (17.95%) JSP
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) XML
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 5 (12.82%) REST
5 5 (12.82%) GWT
5 5 (12.82%) Ext JS
5 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
5 5 (12.82%) Ajax
5 5 (12.82%) Java EE
6 4 (10.26%) J2SE
6 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
6 4 (10.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 5 (12.82%) Validation
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Release Management
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.26%) V-Model
7 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
7 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) System Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.26%) SOA
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 8 (20.51%) C++
7 5 (12.82%) Perl
8 3 (7.69%) C
8 3 (7.69%) C#
9 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) HND
4 4 (10.26%) ISEB
4 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Progress
4 4 (10.26%) Sencha
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
6 1 (2.56%) Trapeze
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