The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 123 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 15 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.82% 7.20% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
393 236 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.92% 11.01% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 145 142
Average daily rate £361 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.30 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Eclipse
England

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
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 31 July 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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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
Somerset -12 5 £275 -8.63% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £393 -
Wiltshire -15 2 - - 4
Bristol -24 1 - - 7
Dorset - - - - 1
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 44 (80.00%) Java
2 38 (69.09%) CSS
3 30 (54.55%) SQL
4 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
5 28 (50.91%) Oracle
5 28 (50.91%) XML
5 28 (50.91%) Spring
6 26 (47.27%) jQuery
7 24 (43.64%) Maven
8 23 (41.82%) Ant
9 22 (40.00%) Linux
10 21 (38.18%) CSS3
11 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database
11 20 (36.36%) Subversion
12 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
12 19 (34.55%) XML Schema
12 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
13 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
13 18 (32.73%) HTML
14 17 (30.91%) J2EE
15 16 (29.09%) PL/SQL
15 16 (29.09%) JUnit
15 16 (29.09%) UNIX
15 16 (29.09%) JSF
15 16 (29.09%) JAX-WS
16 13 (23.64%) LDAP
17 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
18 11 (20.00%) UML
18 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
18 11 (20.00%) Git (software)

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
2 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.55%) CMS
4 7 (12.73%) ColdFusion
5 6 (10.91%) Apache
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (7.27%) Apache Qpid
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (7.27%) Railo
7 4 (7.27%) IIS
7 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
8 3 (5.45%) SAS
8 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.82%) Confluence
9 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) LDAP
2 4 (7.27%) SSL
2 4 (7.27%) X.509
2 4 (7.27%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
2 24 (43.64%) Maven
3 23 (41.82%) Ant
4 20 (36.36%) Subversion
5 16 (29.09%) JUnit
6 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (16.36%) Mockito
8 8 (14.55%) Hudson
8 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
8 8 (14.55%) Selenium
9 4 (7.27%) JDeveloper
10 3 (5.45%) Gradle
11 2 (3.64%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
12 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
12 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Military
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.91%) UI Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.27%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.27%) UI Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Java Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (69.09%) CSS
2 28 (50.91%) XML
2 28 (50.91%) Spring
3 26 (47.27%) jQuery
4 21 (38.18%) CSS3
5 19 (34.55%) XML Schema
6 18 (32.73%) HTML
7 17 (30.91%) J2EE
8 16 (29.09%) JAX-WS
8 16 (29.09%) JSF
9 10 (18.18%) Web Services
10 8 (14.55%) JSP
11 6 (10.91%) XSLT
11 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
12 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.09%) XHTML
12 5 (9.09%) HTML5
13 4 (7.27%) Apache Camel
13 4 (7.27%) Oracle ADF
14 3 (5.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Open Source
1 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.82%) Wiki
3 1 (1.82%) iSeries
3 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
2 11 (20.00%) UML
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.55%) OO
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL
5 8 (14.55%) SOA
5 8 (14.55%) Content Management
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL V3
5 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 5 (9.09%) Release Management
7 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) Time Management
8 4 (7.27%) BPMN
8 4 (7.27%) OWASP
8 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.27%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.09%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) ISO 9001
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.09%) SLA
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) JBoss
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Actuate
3 1 (1.82%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Sybase
3 1 (1.82%) Business Objects