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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 311 291 308
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 347 355 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.66% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.68% 5.17% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 231 186
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £553 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% -0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.76 £35.00 £32.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £42.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -0.68%

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
7416 6860 5553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.22% 12.74% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4894 4357 3438
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 £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 158 158
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £31.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £52.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -36 284 £400 +8.10% 133
London -42 115 £450 +2.85% 42
South East -32 66 £400 +14.28% 41
Surrey +19 29 £400 +45.45% 6
East of England +5 29 £338 +21.07% 15
Wales +17 28 £380 +1.33% 1
South Wales +18 26 £390 +4.00% 1
City of London -10 25 £465 +3.21% 14
West Midlands +6 24 £150 -46.42% 3
South West +13 22 £334 +21.36% 21
Scotland +4 22 £375 +25.00% 5
Essex +11 18 £345 -1.42% 2
Leatherhead - 18 £400 -
Newport +4 17 £430 +22.85%
Somerset +24 15 £356 +29.54% 3
North West -18 12 £401 +23.23% 8
Yeovil 0 10 £338 +22.72% 1
Edinburgh -4 10 £350 -14.63% 3
Berkshire -6 10 £375 +20.96% 9
Basildon - 8 £400 -
Cardiff +12 7 £215 -14.00% 1
Yorkshire -27 7 £400 +29.03% 1
Hertfordshire -19 6 £288 -26.98% 4
West Yorkshire -20 6 £400 +25.00% 1
East Sussex - 6 £325 - 2
Brighton - 6 £325 - 2
Reading +4 4 £275 - 4
Stirling +4 4 - -
Cheshire -6 4 £401 +0.12% 4
Watford -8 4 - - 3

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 581 (86.20%) Java
2 290 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (37.24%) HTML
4 248 (36.80%) JavaScript
5 216 (32.05%) SQL
6 206 (30.56%) XML
7 201 (29.82%) Web Services
8 195 (28.93%) CSS
9 193 (28.64%) Spring
10 192 (28.49%) Oracle
11 183 (27.15%) OO
12 179 (26.56%) Subversion
13 170 (25.22%) Maven
14 169 (25.07%) Linux
15 157 (23.29%) JUnit
16 150 (22.26%) J2EE
17 145 (21.51%) TDD
18 137 (20.33%) Scrum
19 115 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
20 114 (16.91%) Tomcat
21 113 (16.77%) HTML5
22 112 (16.62%) JBoss
23 110 (16.32%) SOAP
24 106 (15.73%) Ant
24 106 (15.73%) Hibernate
25 99 (14.69%) JSP
26 98 (14.54%) Relational Database
27 97 (14.39%) Security Cleared
28 96 (14.24%) Jenkins
28 96 (14.24%) UNIX

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 114 (16.91%) Tomcat
2 112 (16.62%) JBoss
3 95 (14.09%) WebSphere
4 85 (12.61%) Apache
5 81 (12.02%) WebLogic
6 26 (3.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (3.12%) Confluence
8 18 (2.67%) FileNet
9 17 (2.52%) GlassFish
10 12 (1.78%) CMS
11 11 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (1.04%) ColdFusion
13 7 (1.04%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.74%) IIS
16 4 (0.59%) Jetty
16 4 (0.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.19%) MS Office
3 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.45%) GIMP
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.89%) Tridion
2 6 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) SAP TEM
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.78%) GitHub
3 6 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.45%) Internet
2 18 (2.67%) AMQP
3 17 (2.52%) SSL
4 16 (2.37%) Firewall
5 10 (1.48%) HTTP
6 4 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.45%) SNMP
8 2 (0.30%) LTE
8 2 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.30%) Wireless
8 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.30%) SAN
9 1 (0.15%) IKE
9 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.15%) Broadband
9 1 (0.15%) VoIP
9 1 (0.15%) IPsec
9 1 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (14.54%) Relational Database
2 91 (13.50%) Oracle Database
3 51 (7.57%) SQL Server
4 39 (5.79%) MongoDB
5 36 (5.34%) MySQL
6 33 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (4.75%) RDBMS
8 30 (4.45%) Hadoop
9 27 (4.01%) NoSQL
10 22 (3.26%) DB2
11 20 (2.97%) Big Data
12 18 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
17 4 (0.59%) SQLite
18 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 179 (26.56%) Subversion
2 170 (25.22%) Maven
3 157 (23.29%) JUnit
4 106 (15.73%) Ant
5 96 (14.24%) Jenkins
6 81 (12.02%) JIRA
7 70 (10.39%) Git (software)
8 69 (10.24%) Selenium
9 59 (8.75%) Cucumber
10 45 (6.68%) Visual Studio
11 36 (5.34%) IntelliJ
12 35 (5.19%) Gradle
13 27 (4.01%) SoapUI
13 27 (4.01%) WebDriver
13 27 (4.01%) TeamCity
14 22 (3.26%) Hudson
15 21 (3.12%) Android Studio
16 20 (2.97%) NetBeans
17 17 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 16 (2.37%) Mockito
General
1 75 (11.13%) Finance
2 37 (5.49%) Banking
3 20 (2.97%) Marketing
3 20 (2.97%) Front Office
4 15 (2.23%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.78%) Retail
5 12 (1.78%) Military
6 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.19%) Electronics
9 7 (1.04%) Publishing
10 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.59%) Legal
12 3 (0.45%) Advertising
12 3 (0.45%) Automotive
12 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.45%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 483 (71.66%) Developer
2 317 (47.03%) Java Developer
3 48 (7.12%) Senior Developer
4 38 (5.64%) Software Engineer
5 37 (5.49%) Analyst
6 32 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (4.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 28 (4.15%) Android Developer
9 19 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 19 (2.82%) Test Analyst
9 19 (2.82%) Software Developer
10 18 (2.67%) Architect
11 17 (2.52%) Front-End Developer
12 16 (2.37%) Test Engineer
13 15 (2.23%) Web Developer
14 14 (2.08%) COBOL Developer
15 13 (1.93%) UI Developer
15 13 (1.93%) UI Programmer
15 13 (1.93%) Tester
16 11 (1.63%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (37.24%) HTML
2 206 (30.56%) XML
3 201 (29.82%) Web Services
4 195 (28.93%) CSS
5 193 (28.64%) Spring
6 150 (22.26%) J2EE
7 113 (16.77%) HTML5
8 110 (16.32%) SOAP
9 106 (15.73%) Hibernate
10 99 (14.69%) JSP
11 86 (12.76%) REST
12 84 (12.46%) Ajax
13 82 (12.17%) JSON
14 76 (11.28%) jQuery
15 72 (10.68%) JMS
16 65 (9.64%) RESTful
17 62 (9.20%) Java EE
18 55 (8.16%) Struts
19 51 (7.57%) XSLT
20 50 (7.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.56%) User Experience
3 22 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.08%) Equities
5 11 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.19%) Chemistry
6 8 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.19%) Web 2.0
6 8 (1.19%) Derivative
7 7 (1.04%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.89%) PKI
8 6 (0.89%) GIS
9 5 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.74%) Clustering
9 5 (0.74%) Life Science
10 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.59%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.45%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 169 (25.07%) Linux
2 96 (14.24%) UNIX
3 91 (13.50%) Windows
4 48 (7.12%) Solaris
5 42 (6.23%) Android
6 23 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 14 (2.08%) SUSE
9 5 (0.74%) HPUX
10 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (27.15%) OO
3 145 (21.51%) TDD
4 137 (20.33%) Scrum
5 115 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (11.87%) Software Engineering
7 77 (11.42%) UML
8 72 (10.68%) SOA
9 63 (9.35%) SDLC
10 61 (9.05%) MVC
11 52 (7.72%) Multithreading
11 52 (7.72%) Unit Testing
12 51 (7.57%) User Stories
13 46 (6.82%) BDD
14 45 (6.68%) Open Source
15 39 (5.79%) Web Development
16 35 (5.19%) Content Management
16 35 (5.19%) Android Development
17 33 (4.90%) E-Commerce
17 33 (4.90%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 581 (86.20%) Java
2 248 (36.80%) JavaScript
3 216 (32.05%) SQL
4 61 (9.05%) C#
5 45 (6.68%) Python
6 38 (5.64%) C++
7 27 (4.01%) PL/SQL
8 24 (3.56%) Shell Script
8 24 (3.56%) XPath
9 21 (3.12%) Perl
10 18 (2.67%) COBOL
11 16 (2.37%) C
12 12 (1.78%) Groovy
13 9 (1.34%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.34%) Ruby
13 9 (1.34%) Ada
14 8 (1.19%) PHP
15 7 (1.04%) Scala
16 6 (0.89%) XQuery
17 5 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 97 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 52 (7.72%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.23%) DV Cleared
4 33 (4.90%) Degree
5 12 (1.78%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.19%) HND
8 7 (1.04%) ISEB
9 5 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.30%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.01%) QA
2 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) Shibboleth
2 3 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.45%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.45%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.15%) vCloud
3 1 (0.15%) vSphere
3 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 31 (4.60%) Puppet
2 20 (2.97%) Vagrant
3 15 (2.23%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (1.04%) 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%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) MOM
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 192 (28.49%) Oracle
2 76 (11.28%) IBM
3 35 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 28 (4.15%) Microsoft
5 24 (3.56%) Sybase
6 20 (2.97%) Google
7 19 (2.82%) HP
7 19 (2.82%) Micro Focus
8 18 (2.67%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.52%) Adobe
10 15 (2.23%) CA
11 9 (1.34%) SAP
11 9 (1.34%) hybris
12 7 (1.04%) Sun
12 7 (1.04%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.04%) webMethods
12 7 (1.04%) Apple
13 6 (0.89%) VMware
13 6 (0.89%) ATG
14 5 (0.74%) JD Edwards
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