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 3 months to 23 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 115 108
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 8 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.92% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 7.05% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 16
Median daily rate £375 £300 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £363 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £398
% change year-on-year +2.56% -1.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +21.05% +3.40%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 294 383 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.25% 13.10% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 219 204
Median daily rate £375 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £45.31 £26.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.60% -15.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.77 £12.50 £30.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £40.00 £34.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 6 £375 +10.29% 1
Glasgow -15 1 - -
Eclipse
UK

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

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) XML
2 13 (68.42%) JBoss
2 13 (68.42%) SOA
2 13 (68.42%) Java EE
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) Maven
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) XSLT
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
6 9 (47.37%) HTML5
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (42.11%) JPA
7 8 (42.11%) Drools
7 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (42.11%) jBPM
8 7 (36.84%) JMS
8 7 (36.84%) MVC
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) SOAP
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) XSD
8 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
8 7 (36.84%) Coaching
9 6 (31.58%) Git (software)

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 13 (68.42%) JBoss
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Maven
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
3 5 (26.32%) Ant
3 5 (26.32%) JProfiler
4 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Java Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Java EE
1 13 (68.42%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) XSLT
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) Drools
5 8 (42.11%) jBPM
5 8 (42.11%) JPA
6 7 (36.84%) JMS
6 7 (36.84%) SOAP
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) XSD
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) JSP
7 6 (31.58%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) Apache Camel
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (68.42%) SOA
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Coaching
4 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe
3 4 (21.05%) Alterian