Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 225 265
Rank change year-on-year -70 +40 -28
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 80 149 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 5.24% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 70 60
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £330 £285 £300
90th Percentile £565 £594 £538
England median daily rate £440 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 11
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +22.45%
10th Percentile £37.20 £15.70 £27.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £77.50 £62.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.15 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.28% -8.56% +20.00%

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 3,130 2,845 2,585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.03% 17.49% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,935 1,747 1,603
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £293
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 92 77
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31.90 £31.55 £35.90
90th Percentile £53.75 £61.62 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 19 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in the South East over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 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
Hampshire -11 35 £351 -12.38% 4
Thames Valley -37 22 £500 +39.86% 5
Berkshire +1 16 £500 +11.11% 4
West Sussex -25 14 £433 +1.76% 5
Surrey -21 9 £500 +2.56% 4
Buckinghamshire -24 6 - -
East Sussex -10 1 - -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 74 (92.50%) Java
2 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (57.50%) Linux
4 42 (52.50%) Windows
5 40 (50.00%) Spring
6 35 (43.75%) JUnit
7 34 (42.50%) Unix
7 34 (42.50%) Git (software)
8 33 (41.25%) IntelliJ
9 31 (38.75%) Web Services
10 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
10 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
11 28 (35.00%) Python
11 28 (35.00%) Subversion
11 28 (35.00%) REST
11 28 (35.00%) Selenium
12 27 (33.75%) Test Automation
12 27 (33.75%) Scrum
12 27 (33.75%) Microservices
13 25 (31.25%) DevOps
13 25 (31.25%) TDD
13 25 (31.25%) SQL
14 24 (30.00%) HTML
14 24 (30.00%) CSS
14 24 (30.00%) BDD
15 23 (28.75%) JIRA
15 23 (28.75%) XML
16 22 (27.50%) webMethods
16 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
16 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared

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 20 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.50%) Apache
3 17 (21.25%) JBoss
4 13 (16.25%) WebLogic
5 12 (15.00%) Confluence
6 7 (8.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Apache Solr
6 7 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (8.75%) nginx
7 6 (7.50%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (7.50%) GemFire
8 5 (6.25%) GlassFish
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.50%) Alfresco
10 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
10 2 (2.50%) IIS
11 1 (1.25%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) GitHub
2 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon S3
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (8.75%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (8.75%) CloudFront
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.75%) Serverless
4 6 (7.50%) Google Analytics
4 6 (7.50%) PaaS
5 2 (2.50%) npm
5 2 (2.50%) NuGet
6 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.25%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SNMP
2 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.75%) HTTP
3 7 (8.75%) SSL
4 5 (6.25%) PuTTY
4 5 (6.25%) WinSCP
5 4 (5.00%) DVB
5 4 (5.00%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (10.00%) MySQL
5 7 (8.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.50%) Apache Hive
6 6 (7.50%) HBase
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.50%) Big Data
9 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.50%) OLTP
9 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (43.75%) JUnit
2 34 (42.50%) Git (software)
3 33 (41.25%) IntelliJ
4 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
5 28 (35.00%) Selenium
5 28 (35.00%) Subversion
6 23 (28.75%) JIRA
7 20 (25.00%) Maven
8 16 (20.00%) Ant
9 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
10 14 (17.50%) NetBeans
11 13 (16.25%) Gradle
12 11 (13.75%) SoapUI
13 10 (12.50%) HP UFT
13 10 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (12.50%) SpecFlow
13 10 (12.50%) TestNG
14 9 (11.25%) Mercurial
15 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
16 7 (8.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Avionics
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Military
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 35 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Automation Tester
4 9 (11.25%) Tester
5 7 (8.75%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Backend Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) Spring
2 31 (38.75%) Web Services
3 28 (35.00%) REST
4 24 (30.00%) CSS
4 24 (30.00%) HTML
5 23 (28.75%) XML
6 20 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 20 (25.00%) JSON
7 19 (23.75%) HTML5
8 17 (21.25%) AngularJS
9 16 (20.00%) .NET
9 16 (20.00%) J2EE
9 16 (20.00%) JSF
9 16 (20.00%) SOAP
10 15 (18.75%) jQuery
11 14 (17.50%) EJB
12 13 (16.25%) J2SE
12 13 (16.25%) Spring MVC
13 12 (15.00%) Servlets
14 11 (13.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (7.50%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Fintech
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (57.50%) Linux
2 42 (52.50%) Windows
3 34 (42.50%) Unix
4 10 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.50%) Ubuntu
6 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) Microservices
2 27 (33.75%) Scrum
2 27 (33.75%) Test Automation
3 25 (31.25%) DevOps
3 25 (31.25%) TDD
4 24 (30.00%) BDD
5 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
6 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (21.25%) UML
7 17 (21.25%) User Stories
8 15 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 14 (17.50%) Issue Tracking
10 13 (16.25%) Kanban
10 13 (16.25%) MVC
10 13 (16.25%) SDLC
11 12 (15.00%) OO
11 12 (15.00%) SOA
12 11 (13.75%) Network Management
13 10 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 74 (92.50%) Java
2 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.00%) Python
4 25 (31.25%) SQL
5 15 (18.75%) C#
6 13 (16.25%) Java 8
7 11 (13.75%) C++
7 11 (13.75%) Scala
8 10 (12.50%) F#
8 10 (12.50%) Groovy
8 10 (12.50%) Ruby
9 7 (8.75%) Haskell
10 6 (7.50%) Perl
10 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.00%) Tcl
11 4 (5.00%) VB
12 3 (3.75%) Jython
12 3 (3.75%) TypeScript
12 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.50%) CQL
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.25%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) Degree
4 5 (6.25%) ISEB
4 5 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (18.75%) Docker
2 6 (7.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (7.50%) HDFS
3 5 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) Grafana
2 6 (7.50%) Kibana
3 5 (6.25%) HP ALM
4 3 (3.75%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.75%) vRealize
5 2 (2.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) webMethods
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle
3 14 (17.50%) Adobe
4 12 (15.00%) Software AG
5 10 (12.50%) HP
6 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.75%) VMware
8 6 (7.50%) Cisco
8 6 (7.50%) Google
9 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.25%) NVIDIA
10 1 (1.25%) Perforce
10 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.25%) Workday