The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 30 April 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 / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 49
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 2.00% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category - 12.68% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +3.20% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +31.42% -5.40%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 41 71 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 14.24% 15.81% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 27
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +12.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.49% +14.29%  

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Lancashire

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft