Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 135 112
Rank change year-on-year -7 -23 -2
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 47 37 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 0.98% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.08% 5.77% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 60
Scotland median daily rate £368 £340 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.09% -8.72% -3.87%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £297
90th Percentile £500 £409 £426
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.60% +7.73% -10.27%
UK median hourly rate £41.15 £39.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.18% +1.28% +11.43%

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 773 641 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.34% 17.02% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 381 383
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £246
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.47% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £24.91 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.43% -38.31% -2.11%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.23 £33.65
90th Percentile £43.25 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Edinburgh -27 26 £330 -2.94% 3
Glasgow +1 16 £400 +50.94% 6
West Lothian - 3 £475 -
Dundee - 2 - -
Eclipse
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 40 (85.11%) Java
2 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Spring
2 25 (53.19%) Maven
3 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 23 (48.94%) XML
4 22 (46.81%) JBoss
5 21 (44.68%) SOA
5 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
6 20 (42.55%) XSLT
6 20 (42.55%) Hibernate
7 19 (40.43%) Scrum
7 19 (40.43%) Java EE
8 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (34.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (31.91%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 15 (31.91%) Drools
10 15 (31.91%) jBPM
11 13 (27.66%) BPMN
11 13 (27.66%) Workflow
11 13 (27.66%) Business Process Modelling
12 12 (25.53%) Selenium
12 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
12 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
13 11 (23.40%) SDLC
14 10 (21.28%) JIRA
14 10 (21.28%) J2EE
15 9 (19.15%) SQL
15 9 (19.15%) Confluence
16 8 (17.02%) Cucumber

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 22 (46.81%) JBoss
2 9 (19.15%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DSL
2 1 (2.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Maven
2 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
3 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (25.53%) Selenium
4 10 (21.28%) JIRA
5 8 (17.02%) Ant
5 8 (17.02%) Appium
5 8 (17.02%) Cucumber
5 8 (17.02%) Zephyr
6 7 (14.89%) JUnit
7 5 (10.64%) Subversion
8 3 (6.38%) JProfiler
9 2 (4.26%) FishEye
9 2 (4.26%) Gradle
10 1 (2.13%) Android Studio
10 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.13%) Mockito
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Automation Tester
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Tester
4 5 (10.64%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (4.26%) XML Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) Spring
2 23 (48.94%) XML
3 20 (42.55%) Hibernate
3 20 (42.55%) XSLT
4 19 (40.43%) Java EE
5 15 (31.91%) Drools
5 15 (31.91%) jBPM
6 10 (21.28%) J2EE
7 8 (17.02%) Gherkin
8 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.64%) RESTful
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
10 4 (8.51%) Apache CXF
10 4 (8.51%) JMS
10 4 (8.51%) JPA
10 4 (8.51%) Middleware
11 3 (6.38%) LDAP
11 3 (6.38%) SOAP
11 3 (6.38%) XSD
12 2 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) DataPower
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
4 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 21 (44.68%) SOA
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
5 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (34.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (31.91%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 13 (27.66%) BPMN
8 13 (27.66%) Business Process Modelling
8 13 (27.66%) Workflow
9 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
10 11 (23.40%) SDLC
11 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
12 7 (14.89%) Change Control
13 6 (12.77%) CRM
13 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
13 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
13 6 (12.77%) Scenario Testing
13 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (10.64%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.38%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) HND
2 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Grafana
1 2 (4.26%) Kibana
1 2 (4.26%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Perforce
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) IBM