Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 250 223
Rank change year-on-year +25 -27 +5
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 149 110 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.71% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.03% 4.93% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 40 137
South East median daily rate £463 £380 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.71% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £320 £280 £304
90th Percentile £613 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 21
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £41.15 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.18% +5.33% +1.35%

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 2,961 2,231 2,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.81% 14.45% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,824 1,335 1,560
South East median daily rate £445 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +9.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £265
90th Percentile £579 £544 £513
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 66 95
South East median hourly rate £45.70 £41.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.45% -6.82% +17.33%
10th Percentile £29.00 £28.13 £33.40
90th Percentile £67.25 £71.84 £57.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Thames Valley +19 82 £413 +28.91% 11
Buckinghamshire -3 38 £463 +42.31% 1
Berkshire +7 36 £400 +25.10% 8
Hampshire -5 23 £400 -5.88% 4
West Sussex +15 19 £600 +20.03% 2
East Sussex +10 16 £588 +56.67%
Surrey -21 9 £475 - 2
Oxfordshire -6 8 £596 +526.84% 2
Sussex +1 1 - -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 125 (83.89%) Java
2 105 (70.47%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (46.98%) REST
4 66 (44.30%) Spring
5 65 (43.62%) Web Services
6 64 (42.95%) SQL
7 57 (38.26%) JavaScript
7 57 (38.26%) Hibernate
8 55 (36.91%) Linux
9 54 (36.24%) JIRA
10 53 (35.57%) Selenium
10 53 (35.57%) Git (software)
11 49 (32.89%) CSS
12 48 (32.21%) HTML
13 47 (31.54%) DevOps
14 46 (30.87%) JSON
15 45 (30.20%) Maven
16 43 (28.86%) XML
16 43 (28.86%) Microservices
17 42 (28.19%) Windows
17 42 (28.19%) Test Automation
18 41 (27.52%) J2EE
18 41 (27.52%) Jenkins
19 40 (26.85%) JUnit
19 40 (26.85%) SOAP
20 38 (25.50%) webMethods
21 37 (24.83%) IntelliJ
22 36 (24.16%) Apache
22 36 (24.16%) SQL Server
23 35 (23.49%) Continuous Integration

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 36 (24.16%) Apache
2 33 (22.15%) WebLogic
3 32 (21.48%) Confluence
4 31 (20.81%) Tomcat
5 29 (19.46%) WebSphere
6 24 (16.11%) JBoss
7 13 (8.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (6.71%) IIS
9 6 (4.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (4.03%) Apache Solr
9 6 (4.03%) Apache Spark
9 6 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (2.68%) nginx
12 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.05%) IaaS
2 12 (8.05%) PaaS
3 10 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.04%) Google Analytics
5 7 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.70%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.70%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (4.03%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (4.03%) CloudFront
6 6 (4.03%) GitHub
6 6 (4.03%) Serverless
7 5 (3.36%) Google Checkout
8 3 (2.01%) Slack
9 2 (1.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (1.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.48%) TCP/IP
2 30 (20.13%) HTTP
3 22 (14.77%) SSL
4 17 (11.41%) PuTTY
4 17 (11.41%) WinSCP
5 10 (6.71%) Firewall
6 3 (2.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.79%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (6.71%) Big Data
6 9 (6.04%) Hadoop
7 8 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.37%) MySQL
8 7 (4.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.36%) Endeca
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.01%) Redis
13 1 (0.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 54 (36.24%) JIRA
2 53 (35.57%) Git (software)
2 53 (35.57%) Selenium
3 45 (30.20%) Maven
4 41 (27.52%) Jenkins
5 40 (26.85%) JUnit
6 37 (24.83%) IntelliJ
7 32 (21.48%) Ant
8 24 (16.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
10 19 (12.75%) SpecFlow
11 17 (11.41%) Oracle APEX
11 17 (11.41%) SoapUI
11 17 (11.41%) TestNG
12 16 (10.74%) Cucumber
12 16 (10.74%) HP UFT
13 14 (9.40%) Subversion
14 11 (7.38%) LoadRunner
15 10 (6.71%) NuGet
15 10 (6.71%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (10.07%) Finance
1 15 (10.07%) Retail
2 8 (5.37%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.01%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (2.01%) Publishing
4 3 (2.01%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (69.80%) Developer
2 69 (46.31%) Java Developer
3 31 (20.81%) Senior Developer
4 25 (16.78%) Scala Developer
5 24 (16.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (10.74%) HTML Developer
7 15 (10.07%) Test Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) Java Scala Developer
8 13 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (8.72%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Developer in Test
11 5 (3.36%) Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) React Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.36%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.68%) Senior Test Engineer
12 4 (2.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (46.98%) REST
2 66 (44.30%) Spring
3 65 (43.62%) Web Services
4 57 (38.26%) Hibernate
5 49 (32.89%) CSS
6 48 (32.21%) HTML
7 46 (30.87%) JSON
8 43 (28.86%) XML
9 41 (27.52%) J2EE
10 40 (26.85%) SOAP
11 32 (21.48%) AngularJS
11 32 (21.48%) HTML5
12 31 (20.81%) .NET
13 29 (19.46%) EJB
14 24 (16.11%) J2SE
14 24 (16.11%) Play Framework
15 23 (15.44%) Struts
16 22 (14.77%) Spring MVC
17 17 (11.41%) React
17 17 (11.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (4.70%) Mainframe
2 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.68%) User Experience
3 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.01%) iPad
3 3 (2.01%) iPhone
4 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.67%) Blog
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (36.91%) Linux
2 42 (28.19%) Windows
3 30 (20.13%) Unix
4 16 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (10.07%) Windows Server
5 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.71%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.03%) Android
7 6 (4.03%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.36%) Debian
9 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (70.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.54%) DevOps
3 43 (28.86%) Microservices
4 42 (28.19%) Test Automation
5 35 (23.49%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (19.46%) TDD
7 27 (18.12%) MVC
8 26 (17.45%) Scrum
9 24 (16.11%) SOA
9 24 (16.11%) Unit Testing
10 20 (13.42%) E-Commerce
11 16 (10.74%) API Testing
11 16 (10.74%) SDLC
11 16 (10.74%) Software Engineering
11 16 (10.74%) System Integration Testing
12 15 (10.07%) Kanban
12 15 (10.07%) Multithreading
12 15 (10.07%) User Stories
12 15 (10.07%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 125 (83.89%) Java
2 64 (42.95%) SQL
3 57 (38.26%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.13%) Scala
5 22 (14.77%) C#
6 16 (10.74%) F#
7 15 (10.07%) C++
8 12 (8.05%) Python
9 10 (6.71%) CQL
10 7 (4.70%) Ruby
11 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.68%) Groovy
12 4 (2.68%) Haskell
12 4 (2.68%) Perl
12 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.01%) Apex Code
13 3 (2.01%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.01%) XPath
14 2 (1.34%) SOQL
15 1 (0.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.38%) Degree
4 8 (5.37%) ISEB
4 8 (5.37%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (5.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.34%) APMG
5 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) QA
2 9 (6.04%) ISO 9001
2 9 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (20.81%) Docker
2 15 (10.07%) vSphere
3 10 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (18.12%) Puppet
2 21 (14.09%) Grafana
2 21 (14.09%) Kibana
3 10 (6.71%) Opsview
4 3 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (25.50%) webMethods
2 32 (21.48%) Oracle
3 25 (16.78%) VMware
4 23 (15.44%) HP
5 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.74%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.40%) Software AG
8 12 (8.05%) Google
9 8 (5.37%) Adobe
9 8 (5.37%) IBM
10 6 (4.03%) Cloudera
11 5 (3.36%) Coremetrics
11 5 (3.36%) hybris
11 5 (3.36%) PayPal
11 5 (3.36%) SAP
12 4 (2.68%) Talend
13 3 (2.01%) Apple
13 3 (2.01%) MuleSoft
13 3 (2.01%) Northgate
13 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com