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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 280 347 233
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -114
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 423 254 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.48% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.68% 4.07% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 147 188
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £22.35 £32.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -26.66%

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
7452 6240 6238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.79% 11.85% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 4074 3505
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 140 245
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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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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 +61 358 £400 - 111
London +22 121 £428 -7.56% 37
South East +54 106 £400 +6.66% 22
Hampshire +19 60 £455 +5.50% 3
East of England +13 52 £405 +8.87% 4
Hertfordshire +3 33 £403 -19.50% 2
Scotland +17 30 £358 -4.66%
North West -2 30 £325 -7.14% 22
Edinburgh - 26 £325 -
City of London +26 25 £450 -10.00% 13
South West -21 25 £380 +21.60% 10
Southampton +8 22 £463 +5.71% 1
Berkshire +21 16 £333 +2.46% 4
Essex -8 16 £425 +74.18%
East Midlands +12 13 £325 -7.80% 2
Manchester -9 12 £325 +44.44% 15
Reading +20 10 £345 +53.33% 1
Cheshire +9 10 £375 - 5
Surrey +2 9 £425 +23.63% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £303 - 3
Bristol -22 9 £350 +27.27% 5
Lancashire - 8 £340 - 1
Wales - 7 £410 - 3
Somerset -7 6 £380 +26.66%
Gloucestershire -15 6 £439 +35.00% 2
West Midlands -21 6 £268 -6.14% 5
South Wales - 6 £415 - 1
Nottinghamshire +14 5 £425 -10.52% 2
Nottingham - 5 £425 - 2
Wiltshire -7 4 £375 - 1

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 624 (86.07%) Java
2 335 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (37.10%) Spring
4 265 (36.55%) Web Services
5 261 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 261 (36.00%) HTML
6 227 (31.31%) CSS
7 226 (31.17%) XML
8 224 (30.90%) SQL
9 212 (29.24%) Maven
10 209 (28.83%) Subversion
11 194 (26.76%) J2EE
12 169 (23.31%) Linux
13 163 (22.48%) JUnit
14 162 (22.34%) Oracle
15 159 (21.93%) JSP
15 159 (21.93%) TDD
16 157 (21.66%) OO
17 154 (21.24%) Hibernate
18 151 (20.83%) Scrum
18 151 (20.83%) Tomcat
19 142 (19.59%) Apache
19 142 (19.59%) Ant
20 135 (18.62%) SOAP
21 129 (17.79%) jQuery
22 128 (17.66%) UNIX
23 124 (17.10%) REST
24 123 (16.97%) Finance
25 117 (16.14%) JIRA
26 116 (16.00%) MVC

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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
1 151 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 142 (19.59%) Apache
3 106 (14.62%) JBoss
4 66 (9.10%) WebSphere
5 35 (4.83%) WebLogic
6 31 (4.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 24 (3.31%) CMS
8 19 (2.62%) Documentum
9 17 (2.34%) Apache Solr
9 17 (2.34%) Confluence
10 10 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
11 9 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.10%) GlassFish
12 8 (1.10%) FileNet
13 7 (0.97%) MQSeries
13 7 (0.97%) WebSphere Portal
13 7 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.83%) Quickr
14 6 (0.83%) Node.js
14 6 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (1.38%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.97%) MS Office
3 6 (0.83%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Blender
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.41%) SAP PM
2 3 (0.41%) RMDS
2 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.14%) Tridion
3 1 (0.14%) Endur
3 1 (0.14%) Summit
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.14%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.76%) SaaS
3 7 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.97%) GitHub
4 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (0.69%) CloudFront
5 4 (0.55%) Force.com
6 3 (0.41%) Heroku
7 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.52%) Internet
2 20 (2.76%) HTTP
3 10 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.97%) SSL
5 6 (0.83%) LDAP
6 5 (0.69%) AMQP
6 5 (0.69%) DNS
6 5 (0.69%) Intranet
7 3 (0.41%) SNMP
7 3 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.41%) VPN
8 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.28%) IPv4
8 2 (0.28%) IPv6
8 2 (0.28%) VoIP
8 2 (0.28%) Wireless
8 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.28%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.14%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.52%) MySQL
2 90 (12.41%) Relational Database
3 56 (7.72%) Oracle Database
4 51 (7.03%) SQL Server
5 46 (6.34%) RDBMS
6 37 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 29 (4.00%) DB2
8 14 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.83%) Big Data
13 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 212 (29.24%) Maven
2 209 (28.83%) Subversion
3 163 (22.48%) JUnit
4 142 (19.59%) Ant
5 117 (16.14%) JIRA
6 96 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 76 (10.48%) Selenium
8 73 (10.07%) Git (software)
9 64 (8.83%) IntelliJ
10 48 (6.62%) Cucumber
11 46 (6.34%) Hudson
12 39 (5.38%) Mockito
13 30 (4.14%) SoapUI
14 26 (3.59%) Gradle
15 25 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (3.31%) JMeter
16 24 (3.31%) FitNesse
17 23 (3.17%) Visual Studio
18 22 (3.03%) NetBeans
19 20 (2.76%) WebDriver
General
1 123 (16.97%) Finance
2 54 (7.45%) Banking
3 32 (4.41%) Marketing
4 28 (3.86%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.03%) Retail
6 20 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.79%) Front Office
8 10 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.24%) Back Office
10 8 (1.10%) Legal
11 6 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.69%) Electronics
13 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.41%) Games
14 3 (0.41%) German Language
15 2 (0.28%) Automotive
16 1 (0.14%) Law
16 1 (0.14%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 534 (73.66%) Developer
2 342 (47.17%) Java Developer
3 60 (8.28%) Senior Developer
4 44 (6.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 42 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (5.79%) Android Developer
6 35 (4.83%) Analyst
7 33 (4.55%) Architect
8 32 (4.41%) Software Engineer
9 29 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (3.03%) Tester
11 21 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
12 20 (2.76%) Web Developer
13 19 (2.62%) J2EE Developer
13 19 (2.62%) UI Developer
14 17 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
15 16 (2.21%) Software Developer
16 15 (2.07%) Test Analyst
17 14 (1.93%) UI Programmer
18 13 (1.79%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (37.10%) Spring
2 265 (36.55%) Web Services
3 261 (36.00%) HTML
4 227 (31.31%) CSS
5 226 (31.17%) XML
6 194 (26.76%) J2EE
7 159 (21.93%) JSP
8 154 (21.24%) Hibernate
9 135 (18.62%) SOAP
10 129 (17.79%) jQuery
11 124 (17.10%) REST
12 114 (15.72%) Java EE
13 112 (15.45%) Ajax
14 97 (13.38%) JSON
15 71 (9.79%) Struts
16 70 (9.66%) XSLT
17 68 (9.38%) HTML5
18 60 (8.28%) JPA
18 60 (8.28%) RESTful
19 53 (7.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.45%) Open Source
2 31 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.14%) User Experience
4 21 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.48%) GIS
6 13 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.66%) Taxonomies
8 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.38%) Social Media
10 9 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.10%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.10%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.10%) PKI
11 8 (1.10%) Derivative
12 7 (0.97%) Web 2.0
13 5 (0.69%) W3C
13 5 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 169 (23.31%) Linux
2 128 (17.66%) UNIX
3 76 (10.48%) Windows
4 57 (7.86%) Android
5 41 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 29 (4.00%) Solaris
7 14 (1.93%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.97%) HPUX
11 6 (0.83%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.69%) AIX
13 4 (0.55%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.55%) zOS
14 2 (0.28%) MVS
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (21.93%) TDD
3 157 (21.66%) OO
4 151 (20.83%) Scrum
5 116 (16.00%) MVC
6 103 (14.21%) SOA
7 85 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (8.83%) Software Engineering
9 61 (8.41%) Unit Testing
10 53 (7.31%) BDD
11 52 (7.17%) Web Development
12 48 (6.62%) UML
13 47 (6.48%) Android Development
14 46 (6.34%) E-Commerce
15 45 (6.21%) Content Management
16 40 (5.52%) Multithreading
17 37 (5.10%) OOD
18 32 (4.41%) Waterfall
18 32 (4.41%) User Stories
19 30 (4.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 624 (86.07%) Java
2 261 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 224 (30.90%) SQL
4 53 (7.31%) C#
5 49 (6.76%) C++
6 44 (6.07%) PL/SQL
7 28 (3.86%) Shell Script
8 25 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 23 (3.17%) Perl
10 19 (2.62%) C
10 19 (2.62%) Python
11 18 (2.48%) PHP
11 18 (2.48%) Objective-C
12 15 (2.07%) XPath
13 13 (1.79%) Groovy
14 12 (1.66%) Scala
15 11 (1.52%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.83%) Apex Code
17 6 (0.83%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 69 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 40 (5.52%) SC Cleared
3 35 (4.83%) Degree
4 22 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.66%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.97%) ISEB
7 2 (0.28%) PhD
8 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.52%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.41%) HL7
3 3 (0.41%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.55%) vCloud
4 3 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.41%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.28%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.14%) NFS
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (3.03%) Puppet
2 7 (0.97%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.55%) WebInspect
5 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.41%) Oozie
5 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.14%) Netcool
6 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) YUM
Vendors
1 162 (22.34%) Oracle
2 56 (7.72%) IBM
3 23 (3.17%) Google
4 21 (2.90%) VMware
5 19 (2.62%) Adobe
6 15 (2.07%) Microsoft
7 14 (1.93%) Sybase
8 13 (1.79%) Sun
9 12 (1.66%) Canoo
9 12 (1.66%) hybris
10 11 (1.52%) Alterian
11 10 (1.38%) SAP
11 10 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.38%) Perforce
12 9 (1.24%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.10%) Lotus
14 7 (0.97%) Interwoven
14 7 (0.97%) Facebook
14 7 (0.97%) Twitter
15 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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