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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 113 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 31 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.98% 0.87% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.54% 8.11% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 14
Median daily rate £458 £150 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+205.00% -45.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £416 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £365 £323
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +13.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £31.25 - £26.53
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 - £20.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 - £32.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
474 259 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.05% 10.75% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 165 116
Median daily rate £440 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £150 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £445 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 23
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £23.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £41.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 12 £450 - 2
Shropshire -33 4 £449 +7.54%
Coventry - 2 £350 -
Solihull - 2 £410 -
Warwickshire 0 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (89.80%) Java
2 39 (79.59%) XML
3 38 (77.55%) JUnit
3 38 (77.55%) J2EE
4 37 (75.51%) HTML
5 36 (73.47%) Hibernate
6 34 (69.39%) Spring
6 34 (69.39%) SQL
7 32 (65.31%) WebLogic
8 30 (61.22%) Unix
9 25 (51.02%) Oracle
10 23 (46.94%) JSP
11 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
12 20 (40.82%) Servlets
12 20 (40.82%) Web Services
13 19 (38.78%) JBoss
13 19 (38.78%) SOAP
13 19 (38.78%) Ant
13 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database
14 18 (36.73%) CSS
14 18 (36.73%) Maven
15 17 (34.69%) Selenium
15 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (34.69%) EJB
15 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
15 17 (34.69%) OOP
15 17 (34.69%) Apache
15 17 (34.69%) Relational Database
16 16 (32.65%) Toad

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 32 (65.31%) WebLogic
2 19 (38.78%) JBoss
3 17 (34.69%) Apache
4 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) WildFly
6 1 (2.04%) Documentum
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.24%) HTTP
2 6 (12.24%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database
2 17 (34.69%) Relational Database
3 16 (32.65%) RDBMS
4 15 (30.61%) MongoDB
5 14 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
5 14 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.20%) MySQL
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (77.55%) JUnit
2 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
3 19 (38.78%) Ant
4 18 (36.73%) Maven
5 17 (34.69%) Selenium
6 16 (32.65%) Toad
7 15 (30.61%) IntelliJ
8 14 (28.57%) Artifactory
8 14 (28.57%) ClearQuest
8 14 (28.57%) JIRA
8 14 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
10 6 (12.24%) Subversion
11 5 (10.20%) PVCS
12 4 (8.16%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (8.16%) NetBeans
12 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
13 3 (6.12%) Zend Studio
14 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
15 1 (2.04%) Gatling
General
1 3 (6.12%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) Java Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Digital Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
8 5 (10.20%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.20%) MongoDB Developer
8 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) XML
2 38 (77.55%) J2EE
3 37 (75.51%) HTML
4 36 (73.47%) Hibernate
5 34 (69.39%) Spring
6 23 (46.94%) JSP
7 20 (40.82%) Servlets
7 20 (40.82%) Web Services
8 19 (38.78%) SOAP
9 18 (36.73%) CSS
10 17 (34.69%) EJB
11 15 (30.61%) HTML5
11 15 (30.61%) J2SE
11 15 (30.61%) JSON
11 15 (30.61%) Play Framework
11 15 (30.61%) REST
12 14 (28.57%) Apache CXF
12 14 (28.57%) Struts
13 7 (14.29%) jQuery
14 4 (8.16%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Unix
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) SUSE
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) OOP
3 16 (32.65%) OO
4 15 (30.61%) DevOps
4 15 (30.61%) Microservices
4 15 (30.61%) Open Source
5 14 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
5 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 14 (28.57%) UML
6 12 (24.49%) ITIL
6 12 (24.49%) ITSM
6 12 (24.49%) Service Management
7 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.12%) MVC
10 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.08%) TDD
10 2 (4.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
4 15 (30.61%) Scala
5 14 (28.57%) C++
5 14 (28.57%) VB
6 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
7 9 (18.37%) C#
8 6 (12.24%) Haskell
9 4 (8.16%) COBOL
10 3 (6.12%) PHP
10 3 (6.12%) PHP 5
11 2 (4.08%) C
12 1 (2.04%) Groovy
12 1 (2.04%) Perl
12 1 (2.04%) Python
12 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 10 (20.41%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (20.41%) Sun Certification
5 9 (18.37%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Grafana
2 1 (2.04%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) webMethods
3 5 (10.20%) Adobe
4 4 (8.16%) Micro Focus
5 3 (6.12%) Zend
6 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Google
7 1 (2.04%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft