Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 233 242
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +30
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 142 122 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.71% 5.23% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 43 114
South East median daily rate £425 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.95% +14.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £337 £313 £300
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £425 £434
% change year-on-year - -2.02% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 11
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £39.05 £32.50 £42.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £77.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +5.41%

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 2,331 2,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.03% 15.08% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,848 1,375 1,622
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +1.71% +10.92%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 92
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +19.33%
10th Percentile £36.98 £18.45 £31.26
90th Percentile £67.25 £74.91 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year - +0.06% +14.80%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 +30 59 £381 +9.50% 13
Thames Valley -29 58 £425 +13.33% 13
Berkshire -10 41 £400 -20.00% 9
Surrey -24 16 £500 -16.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -19 15 £463 +42.31% 2
West Sussex -14 9 £524 +4.80%
Oxfordshire +1 2 £310 +226.32% 2
East Sussex +1 1 £515 +37.33% 2
Middlesex - 1 £328 -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 117 (82.39%) Java
2 104 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (57.75%) Linux
4 65 (45.77%) Web Services
5 59 (41.55%) Git (software)
5 59 (41.55%) Test Automation
6 57 (40.14%) Spring
7 56 (39.44%) Windows
8 54 (38.03%) JIRA
9 52 (36.62%) TDD
10 51 (35.92%) JUnit
10 51 (35.92%) DevOps
11 50 (35.21%) REST
11 50 (35.21%) Scrum
12 49 (34.51%) Selenium
13 46 (32.39%) JSON
14 45 (31.69%) Maven
14 45 (31.69%) Oracle
14 45 (31.69%) SQL Server
14 45 (31.69%) IntelliJ
15 44 (30.99%) Unix
16 42 (29.58%) Jenkins
17 41 (28.87%) SoapUI
17 41 (28.87%) .NET
18 40 (28.17%) BDD
18 40 (28.17%) Microservices
19 39 (27.46%) webMethods
20 38 (26.76%) Ant
20 38 (26.76%) XML
21 37 (26.06%) Subversion

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 (19.72%) Confluence
2 25 (17.61%) Apache
3 21 (14.79%) WebLogic
4 18 (12.68%) Tomcat
5 12 (8.45%) IIS
5 12 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (7.75%) JBoss
7 10 (7.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (7.04%) GemFire
7 10 (7.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (6.34%) WebSphere
9 6 (4.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Apache Solr
9 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (2.82%) nginx
11 3 (2.11%) Apache Spark
11 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (15.49%) PaaS
3 14 (9.86%) GitHub
4 12 (8.45%) IaaS
4 12 (8.45%) NuGet
5 11 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.93%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.93%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (4.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (4.23%) CloudFront
7 6 (4.23%) Serverless
8 3 (2.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.70%) npm
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.31%) PuTTY
1 26 (18.31%) WinSCP
2 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
3 13 (9.15%) HTTP
4 12 (8.45%) Firewall
5 7 (4.93%) SSL
6 5 (3.52%) SNMP
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (23.94%) Oracle Database
2 34 (23.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (19.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (16.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (11.97%) Relational Database
6 15 (10.56%) MySQL
7 13 (9.15%) MongoDB
7 13 (9.15%) RDBMS
8 12 (8.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (7.04%) Apache Hive
9 10 (7.04%) HBase
10 9 (6.34%) Big Data
11 7 (4.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (4.93%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.52%) Hadoop
13 4 (2.82%) KNIME
13 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (41.55%) Git (software)
2 54 (38.03%) JIRA
3 51 (35.92%) JUnit
4 49 (34.51%) Selenium
5 45 (31.69%) IntelliJ
5 45 (31.69%) Maven
6 42 (29.58%) Jenkins
7 41 (28.87%) SoapUI
8 38 (26.76%) Ant
9 37 (26.06%) Subversion
10 32 (22.54%) TestNG
11 31 (21.83%) Cucumber
12 30 (21.13%) Oracle APEX
12 30 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (20.42%) HP UFT
13 29 (20.42%) SpecFlow
14 21 (14.79%) LoadRunner
15 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
16 12 (8.45%) TeamCity
16 12 (8.45%) XMLSpy
General
1 14 (9.86%) Finance
1 14 (9.86%) Retail
2 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.41%) Banking
3 2 (1.41%) Electronics
3 2 (1.41%) Games
3 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Military
4 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (54.23%) Developer
2 50 (35.21%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.08%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.56%) Java Engineer
5 14 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 13 (9.15%) Tester
7 11 (7.75%) Automation Tester
7 11 (7.75%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) React Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Scala Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.52%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
13 5 (3.52%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (45.77%) Web Services
2 57 (40.14%) Spring
3 50 (35.21%) REST
4 46 (32.39%) JSON
5 41 (28.87%) .NET
6 38 (26.76%) XML
7 33 (23.24%) CSS
8 31 (21.83%) HTML
8 31 (21.83%) SOAP
9 29 (20.42%) J2EE
10 28 (19.72%) RESTful
11 25 (17.61%) Hibernate
11 25 (17.61%) HTML5
12 24 (16.90%) Middleware
13 23 (16.20%) AngularJS
13 23 (16.20%) EJB
14 21 (14.79%) React
15 17 (11.97%) Gherkin
15 17 (11.97%) Java EE
15 17 (11.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (8.45%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (7.75%) Virtual Team
3 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.23%) Wiki
5 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.11%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.11%) Replication
5 3 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.41%) Blog
6 2 (1.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 82 (57.75%) Linux
2 56 (39.44%) Windows
3 44 (30.99%) Unix
4 28 (19.72%) Windows Server
5 24 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (41.55%) Test Automation
3 52 (36.62%) TDD
4 51 (35.92%) DevOps
5 50 (35.21%) Scrum
6 40 (28.17%) BDD
6 40 (28.17%) Microservices
7 33 (23.24%) Kanban
8 31 (21.83%) OO
9 28 (19.72%) API Testing
9 28 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (17.61%) System Integration Testing
10 25 (17.61%) Unit Testing
11 24 (16.90%) SOA
12 21 (14.79%) Performance Testing
13 20 (14.08%) Software Engineering
13 20 (14.08%) Test Strategy
13 20 (14.08%) User Stories
14 19 (13.38%) E-Commerce
15 18 (12.68%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 117 (82.39%) Java
2 36 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.42%) F#
4 27 (19.01%) SQL
5 25 (17.61%) C#
6 23 (16.20%) C++
7 18 (12.68%) Python
8 13 (9.15%) Scala
9 12 (8.45%) CQL
9 12 (8.45%) Java 8
10 11 (7.75%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.23%) Ruby
12 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.82%) C
13 4 (2.82%) Groovy
13 4 (2.82%) Haskell
14 3 (2.11%) Perl
15 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.41%) Go
15 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.83%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.08%) ISEB
3 20 (14.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 20 (14.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (9.86%) Degree
5 8 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.41%) APMG
6 2 (1.41%) OCA
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) ISO 9001
1 11 (7.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (7.75%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (16.20%) vSphere
2 14 (9.86%) Docker
3 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (7.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (18.31%) HP ALM
2 12 (8.45%) Opsview
3 10 (7.04%) Puppet
4 5 (3.52%) Grafana
4 5 (3.52%) Kibana
4 5 (3.52%) vRealize
5 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.70%) Terraform
6 1 (0.70%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) Oracle
2 39 (27.46%) webMethods
3 35 (24.65%) VMware
4 33 (23.24%) HP
5 29 (20.42%) Software AG
6 26 (18.31%) Red Hat
7 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.04%) Adobe
9 4 (2.82%) IBM
10 3 (2.11%) Cisco
10 3 (2.11%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.11%) Google
11 2 (1.41%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.70%) Perforce
12 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.70%) TIBCO