Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 128 133
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5 -15
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 36 47 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.76% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 6.03% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 27
Scotland median daily rate £405 £368 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.20% +8.09% -8.72%
10th Percentile £257 £263 £244
90th Percentile £525 £500 £409
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £423
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.96% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 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 £43.00 £41.15 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.50% +4.18% +1.28%

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 958 779 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.21% 16.35% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 492 390
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £285 £288 £263
90th Percentile £574 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £453 £425
% change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £24.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +20.43% -38.31%
10th Percentile £29.15 £12.71 £14.23
90th Percentile £45.10 £43.25 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +6.10% +2.50%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -13 23 £450 +12.50% 4
Edinburgh -7 9 £378 +14.39% 5
Fife - 1 - - 2
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Eclipse
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 (91.67%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) REST
3 20 (55.56%) Web Services
3 20 (55.56%) XML
4 19 (52.78%) Banking
5 17 (47.22%) TDD
6 16 (44.44%) Maven
7 15 (41.67%) JSON
8 14 (38.89%) Android
8 14 (38.89%) MVC
8 14 (38.89%) Android SDK
8 14 (38.89%) Android Development
8 14 (38.89%) Android Studio
9 13 (36.11%) SOAP
9 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
10 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 12 (33.33%) MVVM
10 12 (33.33%) J2EE
10 12 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (27.78%) Mobile Banking
11 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 10 (27.78%) JUnit
12 9 (25.00%) Ant
12 9 (25.00%) Finance
13 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (22.22%) JIRA
13 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
13 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (22.22%) Spring
14 7 (19.44%) Test Automation

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 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.67%) Confluence
2 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Pay
1 1 (2.78%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) DB2
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Maven
2 14 (38.89%) Android Studio
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (27.78%) JUnit
5 9 (25.00%) Ant
6 8 (22.22%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) JMeter
7 6 (16.67%) Subversion
8 5 (13.89%) FishEye
8 5 (13.89%) Mockito
8 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
8 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
9 3 (8.33%) Gradle
9 3 (8.33%) Hudson
10 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
10 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (5.56%) MagicDraw
10 2 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 19 (52.78%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Java Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (5.56%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mac Developer
7 1 (2.78%) React Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) REST
2 20 (55.56%) Web Services
2 20 (55.56%) XML
3 15 (41.67%) JSON
4 14 (38.89%) Android SDK
5 13 (36.11%) SOAP
6 12 (33.33%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) Spring
8 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) CSS
10 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.11%) JMS
11 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
11 3 (8.33%) Struts
11 3 (8.33%) XSD
12 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
12 2 (5.56%) CSS3
12 2 (5.56%) JPA
12 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 4 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) TDD
2 14 (38.89%) Android Development
2 14 (38.89%) MVC
3 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
4 12 (33.33%) MVVM
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.89%) User Stories
9 4 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 4 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
10 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
10 3 (8.33%) SOA
10 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Groovy
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Samsung