Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 227 270
Rank change year-on-year -48 +43 -3
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 117 142 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.89% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.88% 5.27% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 68
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £322
90th Percentile £538 £512 £538
England median daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 11
South East median hourly rate £44.25 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.91% -4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £35.73 £19.30 £27.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £77.50 £62.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.83 £42.25
% change year-on-year +1.61% -1.01% +15.75%

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 3,015 2,696 2,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.20% 16.90% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,849 1,603 1,707
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 84 84
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35.00 £15.00 £31.79
90th Percentile £52.63 £59.95 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.38 £42.45
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.53% +13.20%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +24 66 £381 -1.17% 8
Thames Valley -53 25 £493 +31.33% 10
Berkshire -26 22 £500 +5.26% 10
West Sussex -14 13 £433 -11.42% 4
Surrey -31 13 £500 +5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire -26 3 £463 +37.04%
East Sussex +3 2 £515 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £328 -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 102 (87.18%) Java
2 87 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (65.81%) Linux
4 56 (47.86%) Web Services
5 54 (46.15%) Windows
5 54 (46.15%) Spring
6 52 (44.44%) JUnit
7 51 (43.59%) Test Automation
8 50 (42.74%) Unix
9 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
10 47 (40.17%) Selenium
11 46 (39.32%) JSON
11 46 (39.32%) Scrum
12 45 (38.46%) IntelliJ
13 43 (36.75%) DevOps
14 42 (35.90%) XML
14 42 (35.90%) Oracle
15 41 (35.04%) Subversion
15 41 (35.04%) BDD
16 40 (34.19%) TDD
16 40 (34.19%) Jenkins
17 39 (33.33%) SoapUI
17 39 (33.33%) Ant
17 39 (33.33%) webMethods
18 36 (30.77%) REST
19 33 (28.21%) JavaScript
19 33 (28.21%) Security Cleared
20 32 (27.35%) Oracle Database 11g
20 32 (27.35%) OO
20 32 (27.35%) Oracle Database

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 25 (21.37%) Apache
2 22 (18.80%) WebLogic
3 15 (12.82%) JBoss
4 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
5 13 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (10.26%) GemFire
7 10 (8.55%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (6.84%) Confluence
8 8 (6.84%) nginx
9 4 (3.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
9 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (2.56%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.71%) IIS
11 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.85%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (16.24%) GitHub
3 12 (10.26%) PaaS
4 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (5.13%) Google Analytics
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (3.42%) CloudFront
6 4 (3.42%) Serverless
7 2 (1.71%) npm
7 2 (1.71%) NuGet
8 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) PuTTY
1 24 (20.51%) WinSCP
2 10 (8.55%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.69%) HTTP
4 8 (6.84%) SNMP
4 8 (6.84%) SSL
5 2 (1.71%) DVB
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) Oracle Database
1 32 (27.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
3 26 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 21 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 15 (12.82%) MySQL
7 14 (11.97%) RDBMS
8 12 (10.26%) Apache Hive
8 12 (10.26%) HBase
9 10 (8.55%) MongoDB
9 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (3.42%) Big Data
10 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.42%) KNIME
11 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 52 (44.44%) JUnit
2 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
3 47 (40.17%) Selenium
4 45 (38.46%) IntelliJ
5 41 (35.04%) Subversion
6 40 (34.19%) Jenkins
7 39 (33.33%) Ant
7 39 (33.33%) SoapUI
8 31 (26.50%) Cucumber
9 30 (25.64%) JIRA
9 30 (25.64%) Maven
9 30 (25.64%) TestNG
10 28 (23.93%) HP UFT
10 28 (23.93%) Oracle APEX
10 28 (23.93%) SpecFlow
11 21 (17.95%) LoadRunner
11 21 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (10.26%) XMLSpy
13 10 (8.55%) Gradle
14 8 (6.84%) gulp
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Avionics
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (49.57%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Java Engineer
4 14 (11.97%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.97%) Tester
5 12 (10.26%) Automation Tester
6 9 (7.69%) Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Middleware Developer
10 5 (4.27%) React Developer
10 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.86%) Web Services
2 54 (46.15%) Spring
3 46 (39.32%) JSON
4 42 (35.90%) XML
5 36 (30.77%) REST
6 31 (26.50%) SOAP
7 30 (25.64%) .NET
7 30 (25.64%) HTML
8 29 (24.79%) CSS
8 29 (24.79%) RESTful
9 27 (23.08%) J2EE
10 25 (21.37%) EJB
10 25 (21.37%) Middleware
11 23 (19.66%) HTML5
12 21 (17.95%) Hibernate
13 17 (14.53%) Gherkin
14 16 (13.68%) AngularJS
14 16 (13.68%) Java EE
15 15 (12.82%) Servlets
16 14 (11.97%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (10.26%) Linux Command Line
1 12 (10.26%) Virtual Team
2 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.27%) Wiki
5 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.42%) Replication
5 4 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.71%) Fintech
7 2 (1.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Blog
8 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (65.81%) Linux
2 54 (46.15%) Windows
3 50 (42.74%) Unix
4 26 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 21 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.59%) Test Automation
3 46 (39.32%) Scrum
4 43 (36.75%) DevOps
5 41 (35.04%) BDD
6 40 (34.19%) TDD
7 32 (27.35%) OO
8 29 (24.79%) Microservices
9 28 (23.93%) Kanban
10 26 (22.22%) API Testing
11 23 (19.66%) System Integration Testing
12 22 (18.80%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (17.95%) Performance Testing
13 21 (17.95%) SOA
14 20 (17.09%) Test Strategy
15 18 (15.38%) Software Engineering
15 18 (15.38%) User Stories
16 16 (13.68%) Open Source
16 16 (13.68%) Unit Testing
17 15 (12.82%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 102 (87.18%) Java
2 33 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.93%) F#
4 26 (22.22%) SQL
5 22 (18.80%) Python
6 17 (14.53%) C#
6 17 (14.53%) C++
7 13 (11.11%) Java 8
8 12 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 11 (9.40%) Scala
10 10 (8.55%) Ruby
11 8 (6.84%) Groovy
11 8 (6.84%) Haskell
12 6 (5.13%) Perl
13 4 (3.42%) C
13 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.71%) CQL
14 2 (1.71%) Go
14 2 (1.71%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 31 (26.50%) SC Cleared
3 21 (17.95%) ISEB
3 21 (17.95%) ISEB Practitioner
3 21 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (14.53%) Degree
5 8 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.71%) OCA
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) vSphere
2 16 (13.68%) Docker
3 12 (10.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 12 (10.26%) HDFS
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (20.51%) HP ALM
2 10 (8.55%) Puppet
3 6 (5.13%) Grafana
3 6 (5.13%) Kibana
3 6 (5.13%) vRealize
4 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.56%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.71%) Opsview
7 1 (0.85%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 42 (35.90%) Oracle
2 39 (33.33%) webMethods
3 31 (26.50%) HP
4 29 (24.79%) Software AG
5 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
5 23 (19.66%) VMware
6 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 12 (10.26%) Adobe
8 6 (5.13%) Google
9 3 (2.56%) Cisco
10 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.85%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.85%) Perforce
10 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.85%) Workday