Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Eclipse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Eclipse over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Eclipse
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 94 104
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -14
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 12 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.90% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.38% 1.95% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +16.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £332 £299
90th Percentile £475 £420 £400
North West median daily rate £375 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £36.01 -

Eclipse is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 256 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.75% 17.68% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 192 180
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +12.32%
10th Percentile £303 £282 £284
90th Percentile £534 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £31.00 £38.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £33.00 £39.50 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Eclipse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in Cheshire

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Eclipse in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Cheshire

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in Cheshire

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in Cheshire

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £353 -
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £400 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Eclipse
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) JPA
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 10 (83.33%) Perforce
4 9 (75.00%) JUnit
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) JProfiler
4 9 (75.00%) Gradle
5 8 (66.67%) TDD
5 8 (66.67%) Maven
5 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (58.33%) OO
6 7 (58.33%) RAD
6 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
6 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
6 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
6 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
7 6 (50.00%) SOAP
8 5 (41.67%) HTML
8 5 (41.67%) J2EE
8 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (41.67%) Java EE

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Gradle
1 9 (75.00%) JProfiler
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Ant
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Mockito
5 1 (8.33%) MyEclipse
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 10 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) JPA
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) Java EE
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
5 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) Servlets
7 2 (16.67%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) DOM
8 1 (8.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) RIA
1 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) RAD
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (41.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) IBM