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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 119 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 18 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.22% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 2.54% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 16
Average daily rate £440 £220 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £384 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
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
441 236 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 8.81% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 141 109
Average daily rate £400 £330 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.44 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.43% -10.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £29.00 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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
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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £421 - 2
Shropshire - 5 - -
Solihull - 4 £440 -
Warwickshire - 3 - - 1
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 29 (82.86%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) J2EE
3 22 (62.86%) Oracle
3 22 (62.86%) XML
4 19 (54.29%) Hibernate
4 19 (54.29%) Spring
5 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 18 (51.43%) JUnit
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 15 (42.86%) Web Services
8 13 (37.14%) Unix
8 13 (37.14%) C#
8 13 (37.14%) SQL
8 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
8 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
8 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
9 12 (34.29%) Selenium
9 12 (34.29%) JSP
9 12 (34.29%) Servlets
10 11 (31.43%) Sun Certification
10 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (28.57%) Maven
11 10 (28.57%) CSS
12 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
12 9 (25.71%) JBoss
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.86%) SOAP
13 8 (22.86%) OOP
13 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
2 9 (25.71%) JBoss
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) WildFly
5 1 (2.86%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
1 6 (17.14%) SSL
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
5 5 (14.29%) MySQL
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) JUnit
2 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (34.29%) Selenium
4 10 (28.57%) Maven
5 7 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (17.14%) Ant
6 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
6 6 (17.14%) IntelliJ
6 6 (17.14%) Toad
7 5 (14.29%) Artifactory
7 5 (14.29%) ClearQuest
7 5 (14.29%) JIRA
7 5 (14.29%) PVCS
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (8.57%) NetBeans
9 3 (8.57%) Zend Studio
10 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
10 2 (5.71%) Subversion
11 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
3 7 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Digital Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) J2EE
2 22 (62.86%) XML
3 19 (54.29%) Hibernate
3 19 (54.29%) Spring
4 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) Web Services
6 12 (34.29%) JSP
6 12 (34.29%) Servlets
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) EJB
10 6 (17.14%) HTML5
10 6 (17.14%) J2SE
10 6 (17.14%) JSON
10 6 (17.14%) Play Framework
10 6 (17.14%) REST
11 5 (14.29%) Apache CXF
11 5 (14.29%) jQuery
11 5 (14.29%) Struts
12 4 (11.43%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) SUSE
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) OOP
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.14%) DevOps
5 6 (17.14%) Microservices
5 6 (17.14%) Open Source
5 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (14.29%) Validation
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) ITSM
7 4 (11.43%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) C++
4 7 (20.00%) COBOL
4 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (20.00%) VB
5 6 (17.14%) Haskell
5 6 (17.14%) Scala
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Sun Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Micro Focus
3 6 (17.14%) Adobe
3 6 (17.14%) webMethods
4 5 (14.29%) Sun
5 3 (8.57%) Zend
6 2 (5.71%) WSO2
7 1 (2.86%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft