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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eclipse
Rank 317 281 275
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -6
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 326 341 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.67% 5.36% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 181 188
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £31.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.84%

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
6982 6366 5205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.01% 12.26% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4469 4037 3301
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 110 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £17.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -25 286 £386 +3.00% 121
London -9 116 £450 - 47
South East -22 56 £338 +3.84% 25
East of England +17 32 £375 +4.09% 4
Scotland -7 30 £395 +27.83% 3
Yorkshire +8 29 £375 -13.29% 12
North West -16 21 £400 +26.58% 10
West Yorkshire +11 20 £375 -37.50% 10
City of London +6 20 £513 +2.50% 11
Leeds +4 19 £375 -37.50% 8
South West -31 15 £425 +21.42% 15
Hampshire -10 14 £290 -14.07% 3
Berkshire -8 12 £300 +29.72% 3
Manchester -16 12 £500 +57.72% 6
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £350 +32.07% 1
Stirling -1 10 £400 - 2
Surrey -3 10 £338 -12.90% 2
Gloucestershire - 10 £425 -
Hertfordshire -5 9 £375 -6.36% 1
Edinburgh -11 9 £395 +19.69% 1
Milton Keynes -1 7 £500 +88.67% 1
Basingstoke +3 5 - -
North Yorkshire +2 5 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 5 £350 +32.07%
Reading -2 5 £300 +66.20% 1
East Midlands -10 5 £340 +4.61% 8
Glasgow -13 5 £400 +36.98%
Cheltenham - 5 £413 -
Southampton - 5 £348 - 3
Middlesex - 5 £400 - 1

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (88.23%) Java
2 341 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (35.17%) HTML
4 232 (33.72%) JavaScript
5 222 (32.27%) SQL
5 222 (32.27%) Spring
6 211 (30.67%) Oracle
7 199 (28.92%) Web Services
8 192 (27.91%) Maven
9 191 (27.76%) TDD
10 190 (27.62%) Subversion
11 185 (26.89%) XML
12 184 (26.74%) CSS
13 182 (26.45%) Linux
14 180 (26.16%) JUnit
15 177 (25.73%) J2EE
16 163 (23.69%) OO
17 136 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
18 135 (19.62%) JSP
19 132 (19.19%) Scrum
20 130 (18.90%) Ant
20 130 (18.90%) Hibernate
21 121 (17.59%) Tomcat
22 117 (17.01%) Relational Database
23 116 (16.86%) Jenkins
23 116 (16.86%) JSON
24 111 (16.13%) UNIX
25 105 (15.26%) SOAP
26 100 (14.53%) jQuery
26 100 (14.53%) Security Cleared

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 121 (17.59%) Tomcat
2 85 (12.35%) WebLogic
3 83 (12.06%) Apache
3 83 (12.06%) JBoss
4 76 (11.05%) WebSphere
5 22 (3.20%) GlassFish
6 19 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 18 (2.62%) Confluence
8 15 (2.18%) CMS
9 11 (1.60%) FileNet
10 9 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.87%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.87%) Tuxedo
13 5 (0.73%) Node.js
13 5 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.58%) Jetty
14 4 (0.58%) Documentum
15 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.44%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.02%) GIMP
4 3 (0.44%) MS Office
5 1 (0.15%) Maya
5 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.15%) Tridion
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.15%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.89%) GitHub
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.44%) Heroku
4 2 (0.29%) Force.com
5 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.51%) Internet
2 21 (3.05%) HTTP
3 15 (2.18%) SSL
3 15 (2.18%) AMQP
4 11 (1.60%) Firewall
5 4 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.58%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.44%) Intranet
6 3 (0.44%) SNMP
7 2 (0.29%) LDAP
7 2 (0.29%) SAN
8 1 (0.15%) IPsec
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) IKE
8 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.15%) WLAN
8 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (17.01%) Relational Database
2 90 (13.08%) Oracle Database
3 61 (8.87%) MySQL
4 58 (8.43%) SQL Server
5 49 (7.12%) RDBMS
6 36 (5.23%) MongoDB
7 32 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (4.36%) NoSQL
9 28 (4.07%) DB2
10 26 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (3.78%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.33%) Big Data
12 12 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.02%) SQLite
14 7 (1.02%) IBM InfoSphere
15 6 (0.87%) OLTP
16 5 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 192 (27.91%) Maven
2 190 (27.62%) Subversion
3 180 (26.16%) JUnit
4 130 (18.90%) Ant
5 116 (16.86%) Jenkins
6 96 (13.95%) Selenium
7 95 (13.81%) JIRA
8 90 (13.08%) Git (software)
9 52 (7.56%) Cucumber
10 49 (7.12%) IntelliJ
11 33 (4.80%) NetBeans
12 32 (4.65%) Visual Studio
12 32 (4.65%) Eclipse RCP
13 31 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (4.22%) Hudson
14 29 (4.22%) WebDriver
14 29 (4.22%) Gradle
15 28 (4.07%) SoapUI
16 26 (3.78%) ClearCase
17 21 (3.05%) Mockito
General
1 71 (10.32%) Finance
2 40 (5.81%) Banking
3 22 (3.20%) Marketing
4 13 (1.89%) Front Office
5 12 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.45%) Retail
7 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.02%) Back Office
8 4 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.29%) French Language
10 2 (0.29%) Legal
10 2 (0.29%) Military
10 2 (0.29%) Games
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 516 (75.00%) Developer
2 332 (48.26%) Java Developer
3 49 (7.12%) Senior Developer
4 37 (5.38%) Analyst
5 29 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (4.07%) Android Developer
7 27 (3.92%) AWS Developer
8 26 (3.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 26 (3.78%) Software Developer
9 23 (3.34%) Software Engineer
10 19 (2.76%) Tester
11 18 (2.62%) Test Analyst
11 18 (2.62%) Front-End Developer
12 17 (2.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (2.47%) Lead Developer
13 15 (2.18%) Programmer
14 14 (2.03%) Architect
15 13 (1.89%) Test Engineer
16 11 (1.60%) Web Developer
16 11 (1.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (35.17%) HTML
2 222 (32.27%) Spring
3 199 (28.92%) Web Services
4 185 (26.89%) XML
5 184 (26.74%) CSS
6 177 (25.73%) J2EE
7 135 (19.62%) JSP
8 130 (18.90%) Hibernate
9 116 (16.86%) JSON
10 105 (15.26%) SOAP
11 100 (14.53%) jQuery
11 100 (14.53%) HTML5
12 87 (12.65%) Java EE
13 81 (11.77%) REST
14 79 (11.48%) Ajax
15 66 (9.59%) Struts
15 66 (9.59%) RESTful
16 65 (9.45%) Servlets
17 64 (9.30%) JMS
18 57 (8.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.87%) Open Source
2 55 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.78%) User Experience
4 19 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.74%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.45%) Equities
9 9 (1.31%) GIS
9 9 (1.31%) Derivative
9 9 (1.31%) Chemistry
10 8 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.02%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.73%) Life Science
14 4 (0.58%) Social Media
14 4 (0.58%) Animation
14 4 (0.58%) Ontologies
15 3 (0.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 182 (26.45%) Linux
2 111 (16.13%) UNIX
3 97 (14.10%) Windows
4 43 (6.25%) Android
5 34 (4.94%) Solaris
6 22 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.87%) VME
9 5 (0.73%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.58%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.29%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (27.76%) TDD
3 163 (23.69%) OO
4 136 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (19.19%) Scrum
6 84 (12.21%) SOA
7 70 (10.17%) Software Engineering
8 66 (9.59%) BDD
9 64 (9.30%) UML
10 61 (8.87%) MVC
10 61 (8.87%) User Stories
11 58 (8.43%) Unit Testing
12 51 (7.41%) Multithreading
13 41 (5.96%) Test Scripting
14 36 (5.23%) Validation
14 36 (5.23%) Waterfall
15 34 (4.94%) Software Testing
15 34 (4.94%) Android Development
16 32 (4.65%) Content Management
17 31 (4.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 607 (88.23%) Java
2 232 (33.72%) JavaScript
3 222 (32.27%) SQL
4 68 (9.88%) C#
5 57 (8.28%) Python
6 45 (6.54%) PL/SQL
7 26 (3.78%) C++
8 20 (2.91%) XPath
9 18 (2.62%) Perl
10 14 (2.03%) Ruby
11 12 (1.74%) PHP
11 12 (1.74%) C
12 11 (1.60%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.45%) Groovy
14 9 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.02%) COBOL
16 6 (0.87%) JPQL
17 5 (0.73%) SPARQL
18 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 100 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 51 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 43 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.51%) Degree
5 25 (3.63%) ISEB
6 21 (3.05%) HND
7 20 (2.91%) Sun Certification
8 18 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (1.31%) OCPJP
10 6 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.29%) OCMJD
12 1 (0.15%) PMP
12 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.15%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) HL7
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) JTAG
3 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.29%) vCloud
2 2 (0.29%) Squid
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.15%) XenApp
3 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (3.63%) Puppet
2 16 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 11 (1.60%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.29%) Ansible
5 2 (0.29%) Control-M
5 2 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 211 (30.67%) Oracle
2 61 (8.87%) IBM
3 37 (5.38%) Google
4 36 (5.23%) Sybase
5 35 (5.09%) Red Hat
6 26 (3.78%) Microsoft
7 15 (2.18%) Adobe
7 15 (2.18%) Atlassian
8 13 (1.89%) Sun
8 13 (1.89%) SAP
8 13 (1.89%) VMware
8 13 (1.89%) Canoo
9 11 (1.60%) HP
9 11 (1.60%) CA
10 10 (1.45%) hybris
11 9 (1.31%) JD Edwards
12 7 (1.02%) Micro Focus
13 6 (0.87%) Appcelerator
13 6 (0.87%) Progress
13 6 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
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