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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.95% - 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.92% - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £388 - £401
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £430 £375
% change year-on-year -2.32% +14.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +3.37% +20.27%  

Eclipse is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 154 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.30% 16.85% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 257 242
Median daily rate £440 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £484 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% -49.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.78 £40.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.78 £43.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford - 2 £360 -
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
Warrington - 1 £388 -
Daresbury - 1 £388 -
Eclipse
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (93.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) IntelliJ
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) SOAP
5 8 (50.00%) JIRA
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 7 (43.75%) JUnit
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (43.75%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
7 6 (37.50%) J2EE
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) EJB
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) JPA
7 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (31.25%) RESTful
8 5 (31.25%) Perforce
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) JSF

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 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (18.75%) JasperReports
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) IntelliJ
2 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) JIRA
4 7 (43.75%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) Gradle
6 5 (31.25%) Hudson
6 5 (31.25%) JProfiler
7 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
7 4 (25.00%) Mockito
7 4 (25.00%) MyEclipse
8 3 (18.75%) Maven
8 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) EJB
4 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) J2EE
4 6 (37.50%) JPA
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) JSF
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Java EE
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
8 2 (12.50%) Vaadin
8 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) API Design
5 3 (18.75%) API Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) RAD
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat