The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 111 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 22 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.27% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.12% 2.62% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 10
Median daily rate £442 £156 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.56% -46.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £150 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £346 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.65%
Eclipse
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
430 267 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.17% 10.32% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 169 127
Median daily rate £438 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 23
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.20 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.38 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.24 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Eclipse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse across the West Midlands region.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the West Midlands region.

Eclipse Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 10 £442 -
Solihull - 5 £440 -
Warwickshire -1 4 - - 1
Shropshire - 3 £449 -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 31 (70.45%) J2EE
3 30 (68.18%) XML
4 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
4 27 (61.36%) Spring
5 26 (59.09%) Oracle
5 26 (59.09%) JUnit
6 24 (54.55%) HTML
7 21 (47.73%) WebLogic
7 21 (47.73%) SQL
7 21 (47.73%) Unix
8 19 (43.18%) Linux
8 19 (43.18%) Web Services
9 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
10 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
10 17 (38.64%) Servlets
10 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (36.36%) Selenium
11 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (36.36%) JSP
12 14 (31.82%) CSS
12 14 (31.82%) C#
12 14 (31.82%) Maven
13 13 (29.55%) JBoss
14 12 (27.27%) Sun Certification
14 12 (27.27%) SOAP
14 12 (27.27%) OOP
14 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
15 11 (25.00%) Windows
15 11 (25.00%) Ant

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (47.73%) WebLogic
2 13 (29.55%) JBoss
3 10 (22.73%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) WildFly
5 1 (2.27%) Documentum
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
5 1 (2.27%) Node.js
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) HTTP
1 7 (15.91%) SSL
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) JUnit
2 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
3 16 (36.36%) Selenium
4 14 (31.82%) Maven
5 11 (25.00%) Ant
6 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
6 10 (22.73%) IntelliJ
6 10 (22.73%) Toad
7 9 (20.45%) Artifactory
7 9 (20.45%) ClearQuest
7 9 (20.45%) JIRA
8 8 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 5 (11.36%) PVCS
10 3 (6.82%) NetBeans
10 3 (6.82%) Zend Studio
11 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
11 2 (4.55%) Subversion
12 1 (2.27%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) COBOL Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Digital Developer
4 8 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) J2EE
2 30 (68.18%) XML
3 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
3 27 (61.36%) Spring
4 24 (54.55%) HTML
5 19 (43.18%) Web Services
6 17 (38.64%) Servlets
7 16 (36.36%) JSP
8 14 (31.82%) CSS
9 12 (27.27%) SOAP
10 10 (22.73%) EJB
10 10 (22.73%) HTML5
10 10 (22.73%) J2SE
10 10 (22.73%) JSON
10 10 (22.73%) Play Framework
10 10 (22.73%) REST
11 9 (20.45%) Apache CXF
11 9 (20.45%) Struts
12 6 (13.64%) jQuery
13 4 (9.09%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Unix
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) SUSE
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) OOP
3 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.73%) DevOps
4 10 (22.73%) Microservices
4 10 (22.73%) Open Source
5 9 (20.45%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (20.45%) OO
5 9 (20.45%) UML
6 8 (18.18%) ITIL
6 8 (18.18%) ITSM
6 8 (18.18%) Service Management
6 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
7 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Validation
9 4 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.55%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) C++
4 11 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (25.00%) VB
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.73%) Scala
6 8 (18.18%) COBOL
7 7 (15.91%) Haskell
8 3 (6.82%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) Groovy
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) Python
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Sun Certification
2 10 (22.73%) Degree
3 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (9.09%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Grafana
2 1 (2.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) webMethods
3 8 (18.18%) Micro Focus
4 6 (13.64%) Adobe
5 5 (11.36%) Sun
6 3 (6.82%) Zend
7 2 (4.55%) WSO2
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft