Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 312 226
Rank change year-on-year +36 -86 +44
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 67 79 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.48% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 2.50% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 75
South East median daily rate £488 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% -5.56%
10th Percentile £324 £326 £296
90th Percentile £629 £570 £594
England median daily rate £500 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £46.84 £37.20 £15.70
90th Percentile £59.56 £50.00 £77.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.15
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% -8.56%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,282 3,157 2,860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.57% 19.14% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,356 1,955 1,758
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £310
90th Percentile £588 £575 £554
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 60 93
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £19.60 £31.90 £31.60
90th Percentile £80.25 £53.75 £61.55
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Eclipse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in the South East

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in the South East

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in the South East

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in the South East

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Thames Valley +31 27 £550 +10.00% 6
Berkshire -7 20 £550 +10.00%
Hampshire -16 14 £455 +29.81% 1
East Sussex +16 10 £345 - 4
West Sussex +12 9 £450 +4.05% 4
Surrey +42 6 £380 -24.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £500 - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 3
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 45 (67.16%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) Unix
4 30 (44.78%) SQL
5 29 (43.28%) JSON
6 26 (38.81%) Linux
7 24 (35.82%) Jenkins
8 23 (34.33%) Windows
8 23 (34.33%) XML
9 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
9 22 (32.84%) Spring
10 21 (31.34%) IntelliJ
11 20 (29.85%) Oracle
11 20 (29.85%) Microservices
12 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
13 18 (26.87%) IBM
14 17 (25.37%) J2EE
14 17 (25.37%) JUnit
14 17 (25.37%) Middleware
14 17 (25.37%) TDD
14 17 (25.37%) Selenium
15 16 (23.88%) Linux Command Line
16 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (22.39%) Ant
16 15 (22.39%) OO
17 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
17 14 (20.90%) HTML
17 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
17 14 (20.90%) GitHub
17 14 (20.90%) DevOps

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (19.40%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.93%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (13.43%) Confluence
3 9 (13.43%) JBoss
4 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.96%) nginx
6 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.99%) GemFire
6 2 (2.99%) IIS
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) FileZilla
2 7 (10.45%) Notepad++
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) GitHub
2 10 (14.93%) IBM Blueworks
3 8 (11.94%) Apigee
4 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
5 5 (7.46%) Azure
6 3 (4.48%) TestFlight
7 2 (2.99%) AWS
7 2 (2.99%) PaaS
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.49%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) PuTTY
1 11 (16.42%) WinSCP
2 8 (11.94%) Bluetooth
2 8 (11.94%) HTTP
2 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (10.45%) SSL
4 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.49%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.96%) MySQL
4 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.97%) DB2
6 4 (5.97%) DB2 UDB
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.99%) Big Data
8 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Jenkins
2 21 (31.34%) IntelliJ
3 17 (25.37%) JUnit
3 17 (25.37%) Selenium
4 15 (22.39%) Ant
5 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
6 13 (19.40%) JIRA
7 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
8 8 (11.94%) Bitbucket
9 6 (8.96%) Gatling
9 6 (8.96%) Grunt
9 6 (8.96%) gulp
9 6 (8.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (8.96%) Sublime Text
10 5 (7.46%) Xcode
11 4 (5.97%) TestNG
12 3 (4.48%) Mercurial
12 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
12 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Android Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Senior Android Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Integration Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
5 5 (7.46%) Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Domain Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Scala Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Integration Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) TIBCO Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) JSON
2 23 (34.33%) XML
3 22 (32.84%) Spring
4 17 (25.37%) J2EE
4 17 (25.37%) Middleware
5 14 (20.90%) HTML
6 12 (17.91%) RESTful
7 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
7 11 (16.42%) SOAP
8 10 (14.93%) CSS
8 10 (14.93%) Node.js
8 10 (14.93%) Servlets
8 10 (14.93%) Spring Integration
8 10 (14.93%) Swagger
8 10 (14.93%) TIBCO EMS
8 10 (14.93%) XSD
8 10 (14.93%) XSL
9 9 (13.43%) HTML5
10 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
10 8 (11.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Unix
2 26 (38.81%) Linux
3 23 (34.33%) Windows
4 10 (14.93%) Android
5 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.99%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Microservices
3 19 (28.36%) Test Automation
4 17 (25.37%) TDD
5 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.39%) OO
6 14 (20.90%) DevOps
6 14 (20.90%) User Stories
7 13 (19.40%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
8 12 (17.91%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 12 (17.91%) Validation
9 11 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (16.42%) OOP
9 11 (16.42%) SOA
9 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.42%) UML
10 10 (14.93%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (14.93%) EAI
10 10 (14.93%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) Java
2 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
4 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) XPath
5 12 (17.91%) XQuery
6 11 (16.42%) Python
7 10 (14.93%) C#
7 10 (14.93%) Perl
7 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
8 9 (13.43%) Java 8
9 8 (11.94%) C
10 7 (10.45%) Scala
11 6 (8.96%) Groovy
11 6 (8.96%) Haskell
11 6 (8.96%) Ruby
12 4 (5.97%) Bourne shell
12 4 (5.97%) C++
12 4 (5.97%) Korn
12 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Docker
2 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.97%) RACF
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) Postfix
4 1 (1.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
2 6 (8.96%) Grafana
2 6 (8.96%) Kibana
3 3 (4.48%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Oracle
2 18 (26.87%) IBM
3 10 (14.93%) TIBCO
3 10 (14.93%) webMethods
4 8 (11.94%) Adobe
4 8 (11.94%) Okta
4 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.94%) Xamarin
5 7 (10.45%) Google
6 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.48%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) Software AG
7 3 (4.48%) VMware
8 2 (2.99%) Renesas
9 1 (1.49%) F5
9 1 (1.49%) Guidewire