The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 316 309 332
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 382 346 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.69% 4.85% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 202 166
Average daily rate
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£403 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £253 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.57 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8141 7134 6127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.93% 12.77% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5371 4597 3922
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 133 134
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.00 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse within the UK.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse within the UK.

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Eclipse Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Eclipse
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
England -4 318 £413 +3.12% 125
London +7 127 £450 - 30
South East -17 80 £400 - 28
Surrey +31 36 £400 +19.40% 3
East of England -6 28 £325 - 10
Scotland -9 28 £375 +2.46% 2
North West -30 26 £405 +21.80% 11
City of London +2 24 £450 -10.00% 10
Wales -2 22 £388 +55.00% 7
South Wales +5 21 £400 +60.00% 7
Leatherhead -5 18 £400 -5.88%
Edinburgh -19 18 £358 +3.62% 1
Lancashire -3 17 £396 +16.54% 1
Blackpool - 17 £396 -
West Midlands +15 16 £150 -46.42% 2
South West -4 16 £350 +6.87% 13
Berkshire -1 15 £575 +53.33% 6
Newport +6 14 £425 +21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £550 +175.00%
Yorkshire - 11 £350 - 17
East Midlands -5 10 £400 +26.98% 9
West Yorkshire - 10 £340 - 16
Leeds - 8 £350 - 13
Essex -3 7 £325 -7.14% 1
Cambridge -4 7 £550 +175.00%
Hertfordshire -8 7 £288 -26.40% 8
Somerset +9 6 - - 3
East Sussex +8 6 £325 +30.00% 1
Brighton +3 6 £325 +30.00% 1
Cardiff -3 6 £325 +54.76% 4

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 607 (85.49%) Java
2 318 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (38.59%) HTML
4 260 (36.62%) JavaScript
5 243 (34.23%) SQL
6 209 (29.44%) CSS
7 203 (28.59%) Web Services
8 202 (28.45%) XML
9 190 (26.76%) Spring
10 189 (26.62%) Maven
11 187 (26.34%) Subversion
12 181 (25.49%) Linux
13 175 (24.65%) Oracle
14 155 (21.83%) JBoss
15 151 (21.27%) Scrum
16 147 (20.70%) OO
17 144 (20.28%) J2EE
18 128 (18.03%) UNIX
18 128 (18.03%) TDD
19 127 (17.89%) Jenkins
20 126 (17.75%) SOAP
21 123 (17.32%) JUnit
22 119 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
23 114 (16.06%) Security Cleared
23 114 (16.06%) Ant
24 112 (15.77%) Git (software)
25 111 (15.63%) HTML5
26 110 (15.49%) Tomcat
27 109 (15.35%) Hibernate
28 104 (14.65%) JSP

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 155 (21.83%) JBoss
2 110 (15.49%) Tomcat
3 96 (13.52%) Apache
4 87 (12.25%) WebSphere
5 83 (11.69%) WebLogic
6 29 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (2.68%) Node.js
8 17 (2.39%) GlassFish
9 16 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (2.11%) Confluence
11 14 (1.97%) FileNet
12 10 (1.41%) MQSeries
13 9 (1.27%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (1.27%) IIS
13 9 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (1.27%) Mule
14 8 (1.13%) ColdFusion
15 7 (0.99%) Jetty
15 7 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (1.27%) MS Office
2 8 (1.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.28%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.14%) GIMP
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (1.97%) BusinessWorks
2 12 (1.69%) Oracle BRM
2 12 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.13%) Tridion
4 4 (0.56%) Cordys
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) SAP TEM
6 1 (0.14%) Maximo
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (3.38%) GitHub
2 8 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.79%) Internet
2 14 (1.97%) HTTP
3 13 (1.83%) Firewall
4 12 (1.69%) SSL
5 9 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.27%) AMQP
6 7 (0.99%) SMTP
7 5 (0.70%) FTP
7 5 (0.70%) VPN
7 5 (0.70%) DMZ
8 4 (0.56%) LTE
8 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.56%) Wireless
9 3 (0.42%) LDAP
10 2 (0.28%) VoIP
10 2 (0.28%) SNMP
10 2 (0.28%) SAN
11 1 (0.14%) DNS
11 1 (0.14%) IPsec
11 1 (0.14%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (13.94%) Relational Database
2 92 (12.96%) Oracle Database
3 61 (8.59%) SQL Server
4 42 (5.92%) MySQL
5 31 (4.37%) RDBMS
6 29 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (3.94%) DB2
8 25 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (2.82%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.54%) NoSQL
11 14 (1.97%) Big Data
12 12 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.55%) SQLite
14 9 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 189 (26.62%) Maven
2 187 (26.34%) Subversion
3 127 (17.89%) Jenkins
4 123 (17.32%) JUnit
5 114 (16.06%) Ant
6 112 (15.77%) Git (software)
7 69 (9.72%) JIRA
8 62 (8.73%) Selenium
9 54 (7.61%) Visual Studio
10 48 (6.76%) IntelliJ
11 42 (5.92%) Cucumber
12 33 (4.65%) Hudson
13 32 (4.51%) NetBeans
14 31 (4.37%) SoapUI
15 28 (3.94%) Gradle
16 27 (3.80%) TeamCity
16 27 (3.80%) JMeter
17 26 (3.66%) Android Studio
18 25 (3.52%) Mockito
19 24 (3.38%) Jasmine
General
1 100 (14.08%) Finance
2 30 (4.23%) Banking
3 19 (2.68%) Military
4 17 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.25%) Front Office
5 16 (2.25%) Retail
5 16 (2.25%) Marketing
6 13 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.55%) Electronics
8 10 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.13%) Publishing
9 8 (1.13%) Billing
10 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.56%) Games
11 4 (0.56%) French Language
12 3 (0.42%) Legal
12 3 (0.42%) Automotive
12 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.42%) Back Office
13 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 513 (72.25%) Developer
2 315 (44.37%) Java Developer
3 60 (8.45%) Senior Developer
4 46 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (5.63%) Software Engineer
6 39 (5.49%) Analyst
7 35 (4.93%) Android Developer
8 33 (4.65%) Architect
9 20 (2.82%) Web Developer
9 20 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (2.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 19 (2.68%) Tester
11 16 (2.25%) Software Developer
11 16 (2.25%) Test Analyst
12 14 (1.97%) Oracle Developer
12 14 (1.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (1.97%) COBOL Developer
13 13 (1.83%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (1.69%) Consultant
14 12 (1.69%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (38.59%) HTML
2 209 (29.44%) CSS
3 203 (28.59%) Web Services
4 202 (28.45%) XML
5 190 (26.76%) Spring
6 144 (20.28%) J2EE
7 126 (17.75%) SOAP
8 111 (15.63%) HTML5
9 109 (15.35%) Hibernate
10 104 (14.65%) JSP
11 98 (13.80%) REST
12 91 (12.82%) jQuery
13 84 (11.83%) Ajax
14 76 (10.70%) Java EE
15 68 (9.58%) JSON
16 61 (8.59%) JMS
17 55 (7.75%) EJB
18 52 (7.32%) Struts
19 51 (7.18%) Servlets
19 51 (7.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.52%) User Experience
4 19 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.83%) Web 2.0
6 11 (1.55%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.27%) Equities
9 8 (1.13%) PKI
10 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.70%) Tandem
12 4 (0.56%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.56%) Clustering
12 4 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (0.56%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.56%) iPad
12 4 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.42%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 181 (25.49%) Linux
2 128 (18.03%) UNIX
3 90 (12.68%) Windows
4 48 (6.76%) Android
5 39 (5.49%) Solaris
6 20 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 16 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.97%) SUSE
9 9 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.13%) HPUX
11 6 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.70%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.70%) CentOS
13 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) VME
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (21.27%) Scrum
3 147 (20.70%) OO
4 128 (18.03%) TDD
5 119 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
6 93 (13.10%) UML
7 83 (11.69%) SOA
8 76 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 69 (9.72%) MVC
10 61 (8.59%) Unit Testing
11 57 (8.03%) E-Commerce
12 53 (7.46%) Web Development
13 46 (6.48%) Multithreading
14 45 (6.34%) Open Source
15 41 (5.77%) Android Development
15 41 (5.77%) SDLC
16 35 (4.93%) Workflow
17 34 (4.79%) Content Management
17 34 (4.79%) Data Modelling
17 34 (4.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 607 (85.49%) Java
2 260 (36.62%) JavaScript
3 243 (34.23%) SQL
4 65 (9.15%) C++
5 60 (8.45%) C#
6 56 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 49 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 40 (5.63%) C
9 39 (5.49%) Perl
10 36 (5.07%) Python
11 22 (3.10%) XPath
12 21 (2.96%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.68%) PHP
14 17 (2.39%) COBOL
14 17 (2.39%) Ada
14 17 (2.39%) Ruby
15 16 (2.25%) Groovy
15 16 (2.25%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.55%) VBA
17 10 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 114 (16.06%) Security Cleared
2 77 (10.85%) SC Cleared
3 39 (5.49%) Degree
4 20 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.69%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.56%) ISEB
7 4 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.28%) HND
8 2 (0.28%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.28%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.96%) QA
2 10 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.42%) COBIT
3 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.42%) COSO
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.41%) Docker
3 8 (1.13%) Platform Symphony
4 6 (0.85%) vCloud
4 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.56%) Shibboleth
6 4 (0.56%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.28%) Varnish
7 2 (0.28%) Cygwin
7 2 (0.28%) NFS
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (2.96%) Puppet
2 16 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.83%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.70%) Oozie
4 5 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.70%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.28%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.28%) MOM
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
6 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 175 (24.65%) Oracle
2 71 (10.00%) IBM
3 23 (3.24%) HP
3 23 (3.24%) hybris
4 21 (2.96%) Red Hat
4 21 (2.96%) VMware
5 20 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 19 (2.68%) Adobe
7 18 (2.54%) Micro Focus
8 17 (2.39%) Google
9 16 (2.25%) Atlassian
9 16 (2.25%) Sybase
10 15 (2.11%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.55%) ATG
11 11 (1.55%) Sun
11 11 (1.55%) SOASTA, Inc
12 9 (1.27%) Elastic Path
12 9 (1.27%) SAP
12 9 (1.27%) Informatica
13 8 (1.13%) Interwoven
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £42.75 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £415 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £750 per day excellent rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £285 - £340 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £375 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-375 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago