Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 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 West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 153 181
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 -6
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 42 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.91% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.20% 4.98% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 26
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -31.82% +46.67%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £378
90th Percentile £438 £538 £630
England median daily rate £434 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.06% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £44.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.99% +26.64% -5.41%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.15 £42.25
% change year-on-year +3.28% -2.60% +14.19%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,001 1,004 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.37% 18.31% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 602 595
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £304 £306 £283
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 57
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +8.28%
10th Percentile £35.25 £34.60 £32.50
90th Percentile £50.45 £53.00 £46.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Eclipse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in the South West

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Eclipse in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in the South West

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse in the South West over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in the South West

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in the South West

Eclipse
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 14 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
Bristol -8 19 £425 +17.73% 5
Gloucestershire +7 9 £275 -38.89% 1
Somerset -2 6 £413 +3.13% 3
Wiltshire +1 4 £425 +25.93% 3
Devon +7 3 £388 -
Eclipse
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 West region with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (47.62%) SQL
5 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 17 (40.48%) C++
5 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
7 15 (35.71%) JIRA
8 14 (33.33%) Spring
8 14 (33.33%) Microservices
9 13 (30.95%) Confluence
9 13 (30.95%) REST
9 13 (30.95%) Maven
9 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 12 (28.57%) Python
10 12 (28.57%) Banking
10 12 (28.57%) SDLC
11 11 (26.19%) Finance
11 11 (26.19%) Windows
11 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 11 (26.19%) HTML
11 11 (26.19%) Oracle
12 10 (23.81%) Ant
12 10 (23.81%) .NET
12 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
12 10 (23.81%) C#
12 10 (23.81%) XML
12 10 (23.81%) JSP

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (30.95%) Confluence
2 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Mule
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Doxygen
2 2 (4.76%) Simulink
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Sauce Labs
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) Junos
2 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) DB2
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) HBase
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 15 (35.71%) JIRA
4 13 (30.95%) Maven
5 10 (23.81%) Ant
6 9 (21.43%) Artifactory
6 9 (21.43%) TeamCity
6 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (16.67%) JUnit
8 6 (14.29%) IntelliJ
8 6 (14.29%) Selenium
9 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
9 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
9 4 (9.52%) JMeter
9 4 (9.52%) SonarQube
10 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
10 3 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (4.76%) Rational Team Concert
11 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Junior
5 6 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Backend Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Optical Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) REST
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 10 (23.81%) JMS
4 10 (23.81%) JSP
4 10 (23.81%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) CSS3
5 9 (21.43%) DHTML
5 9 (21.43%) EJB
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) J2EE
5 9 (21.43%) SOAP
6 7 (16.67%) MFC
6 7 (16.67%) Node.js
6 7 (16.67%) WinForms
6 7 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) CPLD
1 5 (11.90%) CUDA
1 5 (11.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
3 14 (33.33%) Microservices
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
5 12 (28.57%) SDLC
6 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) SOA
8 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.90%) Performance Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Signal Processing
10 4 (9.52%) DevOps
10 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
11 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 3 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
11 3 (7.14%) ETL
11 3 (7.14%) User Stories
11 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 17 (40.48%) C++
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 12 (28.57%) Python
5 10 (23.81%) C#
5 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
6 7 (16.67%) VC++
7 3 (7.14%) Scala
8 2 (4.76%) C
8 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.76%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Def Stans
1 2 (4.76%) MISRA
1 2 (4.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Firmware
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.38%) Kibana
1 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.76%) Juniper
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Apigee
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Software AG
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) webMethods