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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 124 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 12 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.48% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 4.72% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
378 212 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.38% 10.09% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 126 154
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 28
Average hourly rate £36.40 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.77 £28.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £41.75 £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 11 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 -15 4 £275 -8.63% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 4
Wiltshire -13 1 - - 5
Bristol -21 1 - - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 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 40 (78.43%) Java
2 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 29 (56.86%) Jenkins
4 27 (52.94%) XML
4 27 (52.94%) SQL
4 27 (52.94%) Oracle
5 26 (50.98%) Spring
6 25 (49.02%) jQuery
7 23 (45.10%) Maven
7 23 (45.10%) Ant
8 21 (41.18%) Linux
8 21 (41.18%) CSS3
9 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
10 19 (37.25%) WebLogic
10 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
10 19 (37.25%) XML Schema
11 18 (35.29%) Subversion
12 16 (31.37%) JAX-WS
12 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
12 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
13 15 (29.41%) J2EE
13 15 (29.41%) HTML
13 15 (29.41%) JUnit
13 15 (29.41%) UNIX
13 15 (29.41%) JSF
14 13 (25.49%) LDAP
15 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
16 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
17 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
17 9 (17.65%) UML

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (37.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.69%) CMS
4 7 (13.73%) ColdFusion
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (7.84%) Apache Qpid
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (7.84%) Railo
6 4 (7.84%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.84%) IIS
6 4 (7.84%) Apache
7 3 (5.88%) SAS
8 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) LDAP
2 4 (7.84%) SSL
2 4 (7.84%) X.509
2 4 (7.84%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Jenkins
2 23 (45.10%) Ant
2 23 (45.10%) Maven
3 18 (35.29%) Subversion
4 15 (29.41%) JUnit
5 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
6 9 (17.65%) Mockito
7 8 (15.69%) Hudson
7 8 (15.69%) WebDriver
7 8 (15.69%) Selenium
8 4 (7.84%) JDeveloper
9 3 (5.88%) Gradle
10 2 (3.92%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.84%) UI Programmer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Development Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Software Development Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) CSS
2 27 (52.94%) XML
3 26 (50.98%) Spring
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
5 21 (41.18%) CSS3
6 19 (37.25%) XML Schema
7 16 (31.37%) JAX-WS
8 15 (29.41%) JSF
8 15 (29.41%) HTML
8 15 (29.41%) J2EE
9 8 (15.69%) Web Services
10 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
10 5 (9.80%) HTML5
10 5 (9.80%) JSP
10 5 (9.80%) XSLT
10 5 (9.80%) XHTML
11 4 (7.84%) Oracle ADF
11 4 (7.84%) Apache Camel
12 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
12 3 (5.88%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Open Source
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
2 9 (17.65%) UML
2 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) Content Management
4 7 (13.73%) OO
4 7 (13.73%) SOA
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Release Management
6 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.80%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development
7 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Time Management
7 4 (7.84%) BPMN
7 4 (7.84%) OWASP
7 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) ISO 9001
1 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
3 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Actuate
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects