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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eclipse
Rank 121 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 25 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.90% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.62% 7.95% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 15
Median daily rate £450 £150 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £416 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.26% +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £37.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+20.27% -1.30%
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
445 264 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.81% 11.35% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 179 132
Median daily rate £420 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.60 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% -19.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 £454 - 4
Warwickshire -2 4 - -
Shropshire -29 3 £449 +9.51%
Solihull - 2 £410 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Eclipse
England

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 41 (89.13%) Java
2 37 (80.43%) J2EE
3 34 (73.91%) XML
4 33 (71.74%) JUnit
5 32 (69.57%) HTML
5 32 (69.57%) Hibernate
5 32 (69.57%) Spring
6 27 (58.70%) SQL
6 27 (58.70%) WebLogic
7 26 (56.52%) Unix
7 26 (56.52%) Oracle
8 22 (47.83%) JSP
8 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
9 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (45.65%) Servlets
10 19 (41.30%) Web Services
10 19 (41.30%) Maven
11 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
12 17 (36.96%) Ant
13 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
13 16 (34.78%) CSS
13 16 (34.78%) OOP
13 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
14 15 (32.61%) OO
14 15 (32.61%) Toad
14 15 (32.61%) RDBMS
14 15 (32.61%) Windows
14 15 (32.61%) Linux
14 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (32.61%) Selenium

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 27 (58.70%) WebLogic
2 14 (30.43%) JBoss
3 13 (28.26%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.35%) WildFly
6 1 (2.17%) Documentum
6 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.22%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
3 15 (32.61%) RDBMS
4 14 (30.43%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle OWB
5 13 (28.26%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.87%) MySQL
7 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (71.74%) JUnit
2 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
3 19 (41.30%) Maven
4 17 (36.96%) Ant
5 15 (32.61%) Selenium
5 15 (32.61%) Toad
6 13 (28.26%) Artifactory
6 13 (28.26%) ClearQuest
6 13 (28.26%) JIRA
6 13 (28.26%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (23.91%) IntelliJ
8 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (10.87%) PVCS
10 4 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (8.70%) NetBeans
10 4 (8.70%) Subversion
10 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
11 3 (6.52%) Zend Studio
12 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
13 1 (2.17%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.52%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Digital Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 7 (15.22%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
8 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (8.70%) COBOL Developer
10 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) MongoDB Developer
10 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
10 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Scala Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) J2EE
2 34 (73.91%) XML
3 32 (69.57%) Hibernate
3 32 (69.57%) HTML
3 32 (69.57%) Spring
4 22 (47.83%) JSP
5 21 (45.65%) Servlets
6 19 (41.30%) Web Services
7 16 (34.78%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) Apache CXF
8 13 (28.26%) SOAP
8 13 (28.26%) Struts
9 11 (23.91%) EJB
9 11 (23.91%) HTML5
9 11 (23.91%) J2SE
9 11 (23.91%) JSON
9 11 (23.91%) Play Framework
9 11 (23.91%) REST
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
11 4 (8.70%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Unix
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (34.78%) OOP
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) OO
4 13 (28.26%) Defect Tracking
4 13 (28.26%) UML
5 12 (26.09%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) ITSM
5 12 (26.09%) Service Management
5 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.91%) DevOps
6 11 (23.91%) Microservices
6 11 (23.91%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.70%) MVC
9 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Validation
10 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 13 (28.26%) C++
4 13 (28.26%) VB
5 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.91%) Scala
6 10 (21.74%) C#
7 7 (15.22%) Haskell
8 4 (8.70%) COBOL
9 3 (6.52%) PHP
9 3 (6.52%) PHP 5
10 2 (4.35%) C
11 1 (2.17%) Groovy
11 1 (2.17%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) Python
11 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) Sun Certification
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (17.39%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Grafana
2 1 (2.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) webMethods
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe
4 4 (8.70%) Micro Focus
4 4 (8.70%) Sun
5 3 (6.52%) Zend
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) WSO2