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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 335 291 283
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 319 350 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.47% 5.19% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 220 191
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 10
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% -4.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £45.00 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -4.50%

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
7141 6747 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.94% 12.79% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4656 4366 3254
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 155 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.47 £52.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 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
England -47 274 £400 +6.66% 94
London -20 108 £475 +8.57% 28
South East -27 55 £400 +25.00% 27
East of England +3 28 £388 +6.89% 2
Surrey +16 23 £400 +25.49% 8
South West +10 23 £361 +3.21% 15
City of London -11 22 £425 -8.15% 4
Wales +12 21 £430 +7.50% 2
Yorkshire -15 21 £375 +19.04% 6
South Wales +18 19 £430 +7.50% 2
North West -18 19 £363 +11.53% 7
Essex +17 18 £400 +14.28% 1
Leatherhead - 16 £400 -
Newport - 16 £430 - 1
West Yorkshire -8 14 £375 +17.18% 4
Scotland -11 12 £375 +25.00% 7
Leeds -8 11 £375 +17.18%
Somerset +16 10 £338 +8.00%
Manchester -8 9 £500 +53.84% 5
Berkshire -7 8 £375 +22.95% 3
Yeovil +3 7 £338 +22.72%
Gloucestershire -7 7 £413 -
Hertfordshire -11 7 £375 -9.09%
East Midlands -12 7 £320 -1.53% 5
Basildon -2 6 £400 -
Harrogate - 6 £400 - 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £400 - 2
Milton Keynes -3 5 £325 -13.33% 1
North East -6 5 £325 +22.18% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £325 -11.56% 1

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 584 (88.62%) Java
2 295 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (35.66%) HTML
4 234 (35.51%) JavaScript
5 216 (32.78%) SQL
6 209 (31.71%) Oracle
7 208 (31.56%) XML
8 206 (31.26%) Spring
9 189 (28.68%) Subversion
10 188 (28.53%) OO
11 187 (28.38%) Web Services
12 174 (26.40%) CSS
13 172 (26.10%) J2EE
14 169 (25.64%) Maven
15 164 (24.89%) TDD
16 163 (24.73%) JUnit
17 161 (24.43%) Linux
18 121 (18.36%) Scrum
19 120 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
20 118 (17.91%) Relational Database
21 112 (17.00%) Hibernate
21 112 (17.00%) Ant
22 110 (16.69%) UNIX
22 110 (16.69%) Security Cleared
23 107 (16.24%) JSP
23 107 (16.24%) Tomcat
24 104 (15.78%) JBoss
25 103 (15.63%) SOAP
26 99 (15.02%) HTML5
27 98 (14.87%) WebSphere

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 107 (16.24%) Tomcat
2 104 (15.78%) JBoss
3 98 (14.87%) WebSphere
4 90 (13.66%) WebLogic
5 66 (10.02%) Apache
6 27 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (3.19%) GlassFish
7 21 (3.19%) Confluence
8 16 (2.43%) FileNet
9 11 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (1.52%) CMS
11 9 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (1.06%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.76%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.76%) Jetty
15 4 (0.61%) Tuxedo
16 3 (0.46%) IIS
16 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.21%) MS Office
3 6 (0.91%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.61%) GIMP
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Tridion
2 5 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.67%) GitHub
2 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.40%) Internet
2 17 (2.58%) AMQP
2 17 (2.58%) SSL
3 16 (2.43%) HTTP
3 16 (2.43%) Firewall
4 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.46%) SNMP
6 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.30%) SAN
7 1 (0.15%) IKE
7 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.15%) LDAP
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
7 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.15%) IPsec
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (17.91%) Relational Database
2 95 (14.42%) Oracle Database
3 54 (8.19%) SQL Server
4 47 (7.13%) RDBMS
5 40 (6.07%) MongoDB
6 36 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (4.86%) NoSQL
8 30 (4.55%) MySQL
8 30 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 21 (3.19%) DB2
10 19 (2.88%) Big Data
11 15 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.91%) OLTP
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
16 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.61%) IBM InfoSphere
16 4 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 189 (28.68%) Subversion
2 169 (25.64%) Maven
3 163 (24.73%) JUnit
4 112 (17.00%) Ant
5 97 (14.72%) Jenkins
6 86 (13.05%) JIRA
7 78 (11.84%) Git (software)
8 68 (10.32%) Selenium
9 60 (9.10%) Cucumber
10 31 (4.70%) Gradle
11 28 (4.25%) Visual Studio
12 27 (4.10%) SoapUI
13 25 (3.79%) Hudson
14 24 (3.64%) IntelliJ
14 24 (3.64%) TeamCity
15 23 (3.49%) Toad
15 23 (3.49%) ClearCase
15 23 (3.49%) WebDriver
15 23 (3.49%) Android Studio
16 22 (3.34%) NetBeans
General
1 56 (8.50%) Finance
2 38 (5.77%) Banking
3 22 (3.34%) Marketing
4 18 (2.73%) Front Office
5 17 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.82%) Retail
7 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.37%) Military
8 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.91%) Publishing
10 5 (0.76%) Legal
10 5 (0.76%) Back Office
11 4 (0.61%) Electronics
11 4 (0.61%) Advertising
12 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.46%) Automotive
13 2 (0.30%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 496 (75.27%) Developer
2 323 (49.01%) Java Developer
3 49 (7.44%) Senior Developer
4 33 (5.01%) Android Developer
5 31 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (4.55%) Analyst
6 30 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 28 (4.25%) Software Engineer
8 20 (3.03%) AWS Developer
9 18 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (2.73%) Software Developer
10 17 (2.58%) Test Analyst
11 16 (2.43%) Front-End Developer
12 15 (2.28%) Test Engineer
13 14 (2.12%) Lead Developer
14 12 (1.82%) Web Developer
14 12 (1.82%) Architect
14 12 (1.82%) UI Developer
14 12 (1.82%) UI Programmer
15 11 (1.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (35.66%) HTML
2 208 (31.56%) XML
3 206 (31.26%) Spring
4 187 (28.38%) Web Services
5 174 (26.40%) CSS
6 172 (26.10%) J2EE
7 112 (17.00%) Hibernate
8 107 (16.24%) JSP
9 103 (15.63%) SOAP
10 99 (15.02%) HTML5
11 82 (12.44%) JSON
12 81 (12.29%) JMS
13 80 (12.14%) Ajax
14 77 (11.68%) REST
15 73 (11.08%) jQuery
16 70 (10.62%) Struts
17 67 (10.17%) Servlets
18 59 (8.95%) Java EE
18 59 (8.95%) RESTful
19 50 (7.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.40%) Mobile App
3 24 (3.64%) User Experience
4 17 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.28%) Equities
6 10 (1.52%) Derivative
6 10 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.06%) Web 2.0
7 7 (1.06%) Chemistry
7 7 (1.06%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.91%) GIS
9 5 (0.76%) Clustering
9 5 (0.76%) Life Science
10 4 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.46%) NHS
11 3 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 161 (24.43%) Linux
2 110 (16.69%) UNIX
3 96 (14.57%) Windows
4 50 (7.59%) Android
5 49 (7.44%) Solaris
6 26 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (3.34%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.76%) HPUX
9 4 (0.61%) VME
10 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (28.53%) OO
3 164 (24.89%) TDD
4 121 (18.36%) Scrum
5 120 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (11.99%) UML
7 78 (11.84%) SOA
8 76 (11.53%) Software Engineering
9 61 (9.26%) SDLC
10 60 (9.10%) Unit Testing
11 56 (8.50%) MVC
12 53 (8.04%) BDD
13 51 (7.74%) Multithreading
14 50 (7.59%) User Stories
15 43 (6.53%) Open Source
16 41 (6.22%) Android Development
17 37 (5.61%) OOP
18 36 (5.46%) Content Management
19 35 (5.31%) E-Commerce
20 34 (5.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 584 (88.62%) Java
2 234 (35.51%) JavaScript
3 216 (32.78%) SQL
4 48 (7.28%) PL/SQL
5 46 (6.98%) C#
6 45 (6.83%) Python
7 30 (4.55%) C++
8 23 (3.49%) XPath
9 20 (3.03%) Perl
10 18 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.28%) C
12 11 (1.67%) Ruby
12 11 (1.67%) Groovy
13 9 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.06%) COBOL
15 7 (1.06%) PHP
15 7 (1.06%) XQuery
16 4 (0.61%) CFML
16 4 (0.61%) Ada
Qualifications
1 110 (16.69%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 48 (7.28%) DV Cleared
4 35 (5.31%) Degree
5 21 (3.19%) Sun Certification
6 18 (2.73%) HND
6 18 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (2.43%) ISEB
8 9 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (1.37%) OCPJP
9 6 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.30%) OCMJD
12 1 (0.15%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.25%) QA
2 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.15%) vCloud
2 1 (0.15%) vSphere
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (4.25%) Puppet
2 20 (3.03%) Vagrant
3 15 (2.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 209 (31.71%) Oracle
2 76 (11.53%) IBM
3 41 (6.22%) Red Hat
4 31 (4.70%) Sybase
5 28 (4.25%) Google
6 26 (3.95%) Microsoft
7 19 (2.88%) HP
8 18 (2.73%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.28%) CA
10 14 (2.12%) Adobe
11 11 (1.67%) Sun
12 10 (1.52%) hybris
13 8 (1.21%) SAP
13 8 (1.21%) Micro Focus
14 7 (1.06%) Apple
15 6 (0.91%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.91%) ATG
15 6 (0.91%) VMware
15 6 (0.91%) Appcelerator
16 5 (0.76%) Elastic Path
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