The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 27 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -6.56% +19.86%  
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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21 67 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 15.11% 30.18% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 28
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.78 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.62%  
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 Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Eclipse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in Chester

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Chester