The first table below looks at the demand for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 102 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 16 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.15% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.29% 1.72% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 10
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£278 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.53 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
193 174 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.97% 8.86% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 98 107
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.55 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Eclipse Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham 0 4 £278 -14.61% 1
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Solihull - 1 £325 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £243 -
Coventry - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 36 (94.74%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 25 (65.79%) HTML
4 24 (63.16%) CSS
4 24 (63.16%) Subversion
4 24 (63.16%) jQuery
5 23 (60.53%) Maven
5 23 (60.53%) J2EE
5 23 (60.53%) Apache
5 23 (60.53%) Tomcat
6 22 (57.89%) JSP
6 22 (57.89%) Ant
6 22 (57.89%) XML
6 22 (57.89%) JSTL
7 20 (52.63%) Spring
8 19 (50.00%) REST
9 17 (44.74%) CMS
9 17 (44.74%) Alterian
9 17 (44.74%) XSLT
9 17 (44.74%) UNIX
9 17 (44.74%) Linux
10 15 (39.47%) .NET
11 10 (26.32%) Web Services
12 7 (18.42%) Android
12 7 (18.42%) Android Development
13 6 (15.79%) JSON
14 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
14 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (10.53%) SOAP
15 3 (7.89%) JBoss

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 23 (60.53%) Apache
1 23 (60.53%) Tomcat
2 17 (44.74%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Blender
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Subversion
2 23 (60.53%) Maven
3 22 (57.89%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) Xcode
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) Java Developer
3 18 (47.37%) Web Developer
4 17 (44.74%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Android Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) ClearCase Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) CSS
2 24 (63.16%) jQuery
3 23 (60.53%) J2EE
4 22 (57.89%) JSTL
4 22 (57.89%) JSP
4 22 (57.89%) XML
5 20 (52.63%) Spring
6 19 (50.00%) REST
7 17 (44.74%) XSLT
8 15 (39.47%) .NET
9 10 (26.32%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) JSON
11 4 (10.53%) SOAP
12 3 (7.89%) Middleware
12 3 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (7.89%) jBPM
12 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
12 3 (7.89%) JAX-RS
12 3 (7.89%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) UNIX
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Android Development
2 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) TDD
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
3 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
4 1 (2.63%) Information Architecture
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.63%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.63%) OO
4 1 (2.63%) RAD
4 1 (2.63%) Change Management
4 1 (2.63%) MVC
4 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Alterian
2 3 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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