Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 October 2018 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 > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 147 148
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 38 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 0.74% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.54% 4.38% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 34
Scotland median daily rate £400 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +4.41% -9.33%
10th Percentile £338 £255 £286
90th Percentile £449 £519 £364
UK median daily rate £425 £436 £430
% change year-on-year -2.58% +1.45% +6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.61% -4.60% +7.73%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.15 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.28% -8.56% +15.73%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,072 821 745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.96% 16.96% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 508 439
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £285 £273 £256
90th Percentile £574 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 10
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £43.39 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.12% +0.91% +6.49%
10th Percentile £28.48 £37.73 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in Scotland

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in Scotland

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in Scotland

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in Scotland

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Glasgow -11 20 £400 -11.11% 3
Edinburgh -12 13 £380 +26.67% 3
Fife - 1 - -
Moray - 1 £470 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £388 -
Eclipse
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 33 (86.84%) Java
2 22 (57.89%) Maven
3 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
4 20 (52.63%) Spring
5 19 (50.00%) J2EE
6 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (44.74%) Gradle
7 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
7 16 (42.11%) JUnit
7 16 (42.11%) Web Services
7 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
8 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (39.47%) REST
9 14 (36.84%) SOAP
10 13 (34.21%) TDD
11 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
12 11 (28.95%) Banking
12 11 (28.95%) OO
13 10 (26.32%) Subversion
14 9 (23.68%) XML
14 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
15 8 (21.05%) Microservices
15 8 (21.05%) Multithreaded Programming
15 8 (21.05%) Windows
15 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
15 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
15 8 (21.05%) JIRA
16 7 (18.42%) HTML
16 7 (18.42%) MVC
16 7 (18.42%) Finance

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 7 (18.42%) Confluence
3 5 (13.16%) JBoss
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) OpenShift
1 3 (7.89%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Google Pay
2 1 (2.63%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Maven
2 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
3 17 (44.74%) Gradle
4 16 (42.11%) JUnit
5 10 (26.32%) Subversion
6 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
7 8 (21.05%) JIRA
8 7 (18.42%) Bitbucket
8 7 (18.42%) Eclipse RCP
8 7 (18.42%) Mockito
9 6 (15.79%) Ant
10 5 (13.16%) FishEye
10 5 (13.16%) Hudson
10 5 (13.16%) JMeter
10 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
10 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
11 4 (10.53%) JProfiler
12 3 (7.89%) MagicDraw
13 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
13 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 11 (28.95%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.53%) UI Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Mac Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) Spring
2 19 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 16 (42.11%) Web Services
4 15 (39.47%) REST
5 14 (36.84%) SOAP
6 9 (23.68%) XML
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) CSS
8 6 (15.79%) JavaFX
8 6 (15.79%) JPA
8 6 (15.79%) JSON
8 6 (15.79%) OSGi
8 6 (15.79%) Swing
9 5 (13.16%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) Apache Camel
9 5 (13.16%) JMS
9 5 (13.16%) Struts
10 4 (10.53%) jQuery
10 4 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) DataPower
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Wallet
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
5 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
6 11 (28.95%) OO
7 8 (21.05%) Microservices
7 8 (21.05%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (18.42%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) SOA
9 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Use Case
10 5 (13.16%) User Stories
11 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 4 (10.53%) RAD
11 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (10.53%) Web Design
12 3 (7.89%) OOD
12 3 (7.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Groovy
3 5 (13.16%) XAML
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) C++
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) AspectJ
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Perforce
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Samsung