Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 258 247
Rank change year-on-year +36 -11 -36
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 158 117 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.30% 4.64% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 55 99
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.84% +1.88%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £325
90th Percentile £613 £533 £525
England median daily rate £450 £436 £425
% change year-on-year +3.15% +2.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 20
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +22.45% -5.16%
10th Percentile £14.80 £27.50 £34.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £40.18
England median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% +7.14%

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 2979 2522 2608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.84% 15.19% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 1543 1586
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £263
90th Percentile £575 £526 £500
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 76 68
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25.78 £32.50 £25.99
90th Percentile £53.25 £59.31 £50.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +30 76 £450 +40.63% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 49 £375 +17.55%
Hampshire -1 33 £400 -8.31% 3
Berkshire +3 21 £425 +32.81% 7
West Sussex +15 18 £425 - 2
East Sussex +14 17 £588 +106.14%
Surrey -12 14 £475 -0.52% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £610 - 1
Sussex -3 1 - -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 137 (86.71%) Java
2 80 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (44.30%) Web Services
4 68 (43.04%) JavaScript
5 63 (39.87%) SQL
6 59 (37.34%) Spring
7 55 (34.81%) Hibernate
8 52 (32.91%) HTML
9 51 (32.28%) XML
10 49 (31.01%) Linux
10 49 (31.01%) REST
11 48 (30.38%) CSS
12 47 (29.75%) Windows
13 45 (28.48%) Selenium
14 44 (27.85%) JSON
15 43 (27.22%) Git (software)
16 41 (25.95%) Jenkins
17 39 (24.68%) Oracle
18 38 (24.05%) JUnit
18 38 (24.05%) Maven
19 37 (23.42%) SOAP
20 36 (22.78%) webMethods
21 35 (22.15%) J2EE
22 33 (20.89%) Test Automation
23 31 (19.62%) AngularJS
24 30 (18.99%) Ant
25 29 (18.35%) OO
25 29 (18.35%) DevOps
26 28 (17.72%) Apache
27 27 (17.09%) SOA

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 28 (17.72%) Apache
2 25 (15.82%) WebLogic
2 25 (15.82%) WebSphere
3 24 (15.19%) Tomcat
4 23 (14.56%) JBoss
5 15 (9.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (8.86%) Confluence
7 12 (7.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.90%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.27%) nginx
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.43%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.16%) GitHub
3 5 (3.16%) Google Checkout
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.90%) Slack
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.27%) Boomi
5 2 (1.27%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.27%) Serverless
6 1 (0.63%) Force.com
6 1 (0.63%) npm
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 19 (12.03%) HTTP
3 17 (10.76%) SSL
4 15 (9.49%) PuTTY
5 14 (8.86%) WinSCP
6 4 (2.53%) Skype
6 4 (2.53%) SNMP
6 4 (2.53%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.90%) Internet
8 1 (0.63%) LAN
8 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.03%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (6.33%) MySQL
5 8 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.16%) Big Data
7 5 (3.16%) Endeca
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.90%) Redis
8 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.27%) DataStage
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (28.48%) Selenium
2 43 (27.22%) Git (software)
3 41 (25.95%) Jenkins
4 38 (24.05%) JUnit
4 38 (24.05%) Maven
5 30 (18.99%) Ant
6 25 (15.82%) JIRA
7 24 (15.19%) IntelliJ
8 19 (12.03%) SpecFlow
8 19 (12.03%) Subversion
9 17 (10.76%) Visual Studio
10 16 (10.13%) SoapUI
10 16 (10.13%) TestNG
11 15 (9.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (8.86%) HP UFT
12 14 (8.86%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (8.23%) Cucumber
14 11 (6.96%) LoadRunner
15 9 (5.70%) WebDriver
16 8 (5.06%) Hudson
General
1 23 (14.56%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Banking
3 8 (5.06%) Retail
4 6 (3.80%) Electronics
5 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.90%) Publishing
6 3 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 114 (72.15%) Developer
2 81 (51.27%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.82%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.39%) HTML Developer
4 18 (11.39%) Scala Developer
4 18 (11.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (8.23%) Java Scala Developer
7 11 (6.96%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Developer in Test
10 7 (4.43%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Architect
11 6 (3.80%) HTML CSS Developer
12 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.16%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (44.30%) Web Services
2 59 (37.34%) Spring
3 55 (34.81%) Hibernate
4 52 (32.91%) HTML
5 51 (32.28%) XML
6 49 (31.01%) REST
7 48 (30.38%) CSS
8 44 (27.85%) JSON
9 37 (23.42%) SOAP
10 35 (22.15%) J2EE
11 31 (19.62%) AngularJS
12 26 (16.46%) HTML5
12 26 (16.46%) J2SE
13 23 (14.56%) EJB
14 22 (13.92%) .NET
15 20 (12.66%) jQuery
16 18 (11.39%) Java EE
16 18 (11.39%) Struts
17 16 (10.13%) Play Framework
18 15 (9.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (4.43%) Mainframe
2 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.53%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.90%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.90%) iPad
4 3 (1.90%) iPhone
4 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.01%) Linux
2 47 (29.75%) Windows
3 24 (15.19%) Unix
4 16 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (7.59%) Windows Server
7 10 (6.33%) Ubuntu
8 8 (5.06%) Debian
9 6 (3.80%) Android
9 6 (3.80%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.89%) Test Automation
3 29 (18.35%) DevOps
3 29 (18.35%) OO
4 27 (17.09%) SOA
5 25 (15.82%) Scrum
6 23 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.66%) Microservices
7 20 (12.66%) MVC
8 19 (12.03%) TDD
9 18 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.39%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.23%) API Testing
10 13 (8.23%) OOD
10 13 (8.23%) System Integration Testing
10 13 (8.23%) Test Strategy
11 12 (7.59%) Migration
11 12 (7.59%) SDLC
12 11 (6.96%) Defect Tracking
12 11 (6.96%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (86.71%) Java
2 68 (43.04%) JavaScript
3 63 (39.87%) SQL
4 19 (12.03%) Scala
5 18 (11.39%) C#
6 14 (8.86%) F#
7 13 (8.23%) Python
8 10 (6.33%) C++
9 5 (3.16%) Ruby
10 4 (2.53%) Lua
10 4 (2.53%) Perl
10 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.53%) XPath
11 3 (1.90%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.90%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.90%) C
12 2 (1.27%) Groovy
12 2 (1.27%) Haskell
12 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) Degree
1 18 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.06%) ISEB
3 8 (5.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 8 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.53%) MCP
4 4 (2.53%) MCSE
4 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (13.92%) Docker
2 12 (7.59%) vSphere
3 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) XenApp
4 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) Puppet
2 16 (10.13%) Grafana
2 16 (10.13%) Kibana
3 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (24.68%) Oracle
2 36 (22.78%) webMethods
3 22 (13.92%) HP
4 20 (12.66%) Software AG
5 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.13%) Red Hat
7 13 (8.23%) VMware
8 10 (6.33%) Google
9 6 (3.80%) IBM
10 5 (3.16%) Coremetrics
10 5 (3.16%) hybris
10 5 (3.16%) PayPal
10 5 (3.16%) SAP
11 4 (2.53%) Citrix
11 4 (2.53%) Mitel
11 4 (2.53%) Northgate
11 4 (2.53%) Talend
12 3 (1.90%) Adobe
12 3 (1.90%) Apple
12 3 (1.90%) Informatica