The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 49 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 3 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.74% 0.88% 3.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 7.55% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £338 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -9.37%  
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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 53 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.46% 11.65% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 36 39
Median daily rate £444 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 11
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £32.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 - £41.20
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Essex

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in Essex

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in Essex

Eclipse
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Java SE
3 3 (42.86%) JSR 170
3 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
3 3 (42.86%) JAX-WS
3 3 (42.86%) JPA
3 3 (42.86%) JAX-RS
3 3 (42.86%) OSGi
3 3 (42.86%) EclipseLink
3 3 (42.86%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
2 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Development Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) EclipseLink
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Java SE
1 3 (42.86%) JAX-RS
1 3 (42.86%) JAX-WS
1 3 (42.86%) JPA
1 3 (42.86%) JSR 170
1 3 (42.86%) OSGi
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Struts
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XHTML
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) B2C
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) PDM
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Post-Production
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) SAP