The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 March 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 75 75
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 5 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.55% 1.06% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 10.00% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Median daily rate £375 £356 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £331 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £374 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +5.12% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 130 160 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.29% 10.61% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 90 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SOA
2 13 (76.47%) JBoss
2 13 (76.47%) Java EE
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Maven
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) XML
3 12 (70.59%) XSLT
4 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
5 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) jBPM
5 8 (47.06%) JPA
5 8 (47.06%) Drools
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
6 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) Coaching
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) XSD
6 7 (41.18%) JMS
6 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (76.47%) JBoss
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (17.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Maven
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Subversion
3 5 (29.41%) JProfiler
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Ant
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Java EE
2 12 (70.59%) XML
2 12 (70.59%) XSLT
3 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
4 8 (47.06%) Drools
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) jBPM
4 8 (47.06%) JPA
5 7 (41.18%) JMS
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) XSD
6 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Camel
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) Middleware
8 3 (17.65%) Spring
8 3 (17.65%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (76.47%) SOA
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Coaching
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
8 1 (5.88%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) System Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Alterian