Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 January 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 485 430 399
Rank change year-on-year -55 -31 -36
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 381 490 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 2.85% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 315 284
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £329 £319 £300
90th Percentile £650 £609 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £423
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.96% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 16
England median hourly rate £42.75 £41.15 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +4.84% +4.67%
10th Percentile £33.78 £25.00 £25.56
90th Percentile £50.00 £77.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £41.15 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.50% +4.18% +1.28%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,620 17,181 15,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.52% 18.60% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,476 12,152 10,075
England median daily rate £488 £470 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +9.30% +4.24%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £453 £425
% change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 223 219
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +6.10% +2.50%
10th Percentile £32.13 £30.05 £23.80
90th Percentile £55.00 £62.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +6.10% +2.50%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in England

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in England

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in England

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in England

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in England

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
London -42 141 £500 -0.50% 33
South East -63 88 £488 +5.41% 29
North of England -14 46 £413 +10.00% 16
East of England +34 42 £450 - 7
Midlands -11 34 £374 +3.17% 18
South West -45 33 £400 -5.88% 21
West Midlands -5 29 £388 +3.33% 9
North West -4 28 £400 +6.67% 7
Yorkshire -17 11 £513 +41.38% 6
North East -4 7 £390 -25.71% 3
East Midlands -5 5 £373 +35.64% 8
Eclipse
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 304 (79.79%) Java
2 264 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (51.44%) Git (software)
4 173 (45.41%) Spring
5 172 (45.14%) JavaScript
6 164 (43.04%) SQL
7 127 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 126 (33.07%) CSS
8 126 (33.07%) Web Services
9 123 (32.28%) Maven
10 122 (32.02%) IntelliJ
11 121 (31.76%) REST
12 119 (31.23%) Test Automation
13 118 (30.97%) Linux
13 118 (30.97%) JUnit
14 116 (30.45%) XML
15 114 (29.92%) HTML
16 110 (28.87%) Scrum
17 109 (28.61%) Hibernate
18 108 (28.35%) TDD
18 108 (28.35%) AngularJS
19 107 (28.08%) Continuous Integration
20 106 (27.82%) Microservices
21 101 (26.51%) JSON
22 99 (25.98%) Selenium
22 99 (25.98%) C#
23 93 (24.41%) Windows
24 92 (24.15%) jQuery
25 89 (23.36%) SOAP
26 86 (22.57%) OO

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 67 (17.59%) Tomcat
2 65 (17.06%) JBoss
3 56 (14.70%) Apache
4 49 (12.86%) WebLogic
5 40 (10.50%) Elasticsearch
6 37 (9.71%) Confluence
7 35 (9.19%) nginx
8 22 (5.77%) Apache Solr
9 19 (4.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 19 (4.99%) WebSphere
10 13 (3.41%) Mule
11 11 (2.89%) NetWeaver
12 9 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (2.10%) Apache Spark
14 5 (1.31%) GlassFish
15 4 (1.05%) Jetty
16 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.79%) IIS
16 3 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
16 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.79%) BASE24
3 2 (0.52%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.26%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.65%) GitHub
2 37 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (8.92%) Google Analytics
4 28 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (4.99%) Apigee
6 18 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (4.72%) Amazon S3
7 16 (4.20%) Serverless
8 15 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (3.15%) SaaS
10 10 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (2.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 10 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (2.62%) CloudFront
11 8 (2.10%) PaaS
12 6 (1.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 5 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (1.31%) TestFlight
14 3 (0.79%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 46 (12.07%) HTTP
3 39 (10.24%) SSL
4 20 (5.25%) Ethernet
5 11 (2.89%) SNMP
6 3 (0.79%) ATM
6 3 (0.79%) DVB
6 3 (0.79%) Internet
6 3 (0.79%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.79%) SpaceWire
7 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.52%) DNS
7 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) SSH
8 1 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.06%) MongoDB
2 62 (16.27%) SQL Server
3 56 (14.70%) NoSQL
4 47 (12.34%) MySQL
5 28 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.99%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.94%) Hadoop
8 14 (3.67%) Big Data
9 12 (3.15%) Redis
10 11 (2.89%) Apache Hive
10 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.89%) SAP BW
11 10 (2.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.36%) SQLite
13 7 (1.84%) HBase
13 7 (1.84%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 196 (51.44%) Git (software)
2 127 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 123 (32.28%) Maven
4 122 (32.02%) IntelliJ
5 118 (30.97%) JUnit
6 99 (25.98%) Selenium
7 78 (20.47%) JIRA
8 61 (16.01%) Ant
9 54 (14.17%) Cucumber
10 51 (13.39%) Visual Studio
11 46 (12.07%) Subversion
12 41 (10.76%) Gradle
12 41 (10.76%) NetBeans
13 37 (9.71%) Grunt
13 37 (9.71%) gulp
14 34 (8.92%) Gatling
14 34 (8.92%) Karma Test Runner
14 34 (8.92%) Sublime Text
15 31 (8.14%) SoapUI
16 27 (7.09%) Mercurial
General
1 52 (13.65%) Finance
2 43 (11.29%) Banking
3 21 (5.51%) Aerospace
3 21 (5.51%) Military
4 20 (5.25%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.15%) Marketing
5 12 (3.15%) Retail
6 10 (2.62%) Front Office
7 8 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.84%) Avionics
9 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.05%) Electronics
10 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.05%) Law
10 4 (1.05%) Legal
11 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (71.39%) Developer
2 149 (39.11%) Java Developer
3 40 (10.50%) Senior Developer
4 26 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (6.30%) Analyst
6 18 (4.72%) Test Engineer
7 16 (4.20%) Software Engineer
7 16 (4.20%) Test Automation Engineer
8 15 (3.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 15 (3.94%) Senior Test Engineer
9 14 (3.67%) Scala Developer
10 13 (3.41%) Applications Developer
11 12 (3.15%) Developer in Test
11 12 (3.15%) Senior Test Automation Developer
11 12 (3.15%) Test Automation Developer
12 11 (2.89%) Software Developer
13 9 (2.36%) .NET Developer
13 9 (2.36%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (2.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 9 (2.36%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (45.41%) Spring
2 126 (33.07%) CSS
2 126 (33.07%) Web Services
3 121 (31.76%) REST
4 116 (30.45%) XML
5 114 (29.92%) HTML
6 109 (28.61%) Hibernate
7 108 (28.35%) AngularJS
8 101 (26.51%) JSON
9 92 (24.15%) jQuery
10 89 (23.36%) SOAP
11 81 (21.26%) J2EE
12 70 (18.37%) HTML5
13 63 (16.54%) Node.js
14 54 (14.17%) RESTful
15 50 (13.12%) EJB
16 48 (12.60%) J2SE
17 44 (11.55%) Spring Boot
18 43 (11.29%) .NET
18 43 (11.29%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.94%) Algorithms
3 15 (3.94%) User Experience
4 8 (2.10%) iPhone
4 8 (2.10%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.84%) Clustering
5 7 (1.84%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.84%) Replication
6 6 (1.57%) Reinsurance
7 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.31%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.31%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.05%) Derivative
8 4 (1.05%) Equities
8 4 (1.05%) Machine to Machine
8 4 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 118 (30.97%) Linux
2 93 (24.41%) Windows
3 70 (18.37%) Unix
4 34 (8.92%) Ubuntu
5 18 (4.72%) Android
6 14 (3.67%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.84%) Solaris
8 4 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.52%) VME
10 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (31.23%) Test Automation
3 110 (28.87%) Scrum
4 108 (28.35%) TDD
5 107 (28.08%) Continuous Integration
6 106 (27.82%) Microservices
7 86 (22.57%) OO
8 76 (19.95%) DevOps
9 66 (17.32%) Software Engineering
10 63 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (15.49%) BDD
12 56 (14.70%) Open Source
12 56 (14.70%) UML
12 56 (14.70%) Unit Testing
13 53 (13.91%) MVC
14 43 (11.29%) SDLC
15 41 (10.76%) Configuration Management
16 35 (9.19%) Analytics
16 35 (9.19%) Lean Software Development
17 34 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 304 (79.79%) Java
2 172 (45.14%) JavaScript
3 164 (43.04%) SQL
4 99 (25.98%) C#
5 71 (18.64%) Python
6 57 (14.96%) Scala
7 51 (13.39%) C++
8 39 (10.24%) Groovy
8 39 (10.24%) Perl
9 37 (9.71%) Ruby
10 35 (9.19%) Haskell
11 31 (8.14%) Java 8
12 27 (7.09%) PL/SQL
13 19 (4.99%) T-SQL
14 17 (4.46%) GLSL
14 17 (4.46%) HLSL
15 14 (3.67%) Apple Swift
15 14 (3.67%) Objective-C
16 12 (3.15%) ABAP
17 10 (2.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (17.32%) Degree
2 40 (10.50%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.71%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.15%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.79%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.82%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) HL7
3 4 (1.05%) PSD2
4 3 (0.79%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.79%) ECSS
4 3 (0.79%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.26%) JTAG
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 70 (18.37%) Docker
2 6 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (16.27%) Kibana
2 43 (11.29%) Puppet
3 35 (9.19%) Grafana
4 27 (7.09%) logstash
5 11 (2.89%) Ansible
6 9 (2.36%) HockeyApp
7 7 (1.84%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.79%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.52%) Control-M
9 2 (0.52%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.26%) Mesos
10 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (14.44%) Google
2 52 (13.65%) Oracle
3 51 (13.39%) Microsoft
4 45 (11.81%) Adobe
5 36 (9.45%) webMethods
6 15 (3.94%) IBM
6 15 (3.94%) SAP
7 12 (3.15%) Perforce
7 12 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.36%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.36%) Twitter
8 9 (2.36%) Xamarin
9 8 (2.10%) Apple
10 6 (1.57%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.57%) HP
11 5 (1.31%) Cisco
12 4 (1.05%) Cadence
12 4 (1.05%) Demandware
12 4 (1.05%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.05%) WSO2