Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 August 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
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 383 398
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 -50
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 540 660 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.12% 3.84% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 410 377
UK median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £312 £300
90th Percentile £568 £561 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £423 £375
% change year-on-year -2.96% +12.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 36
UK median hourly rate £41.08 £42.25 £38.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +10.79% +7.42%
10th Percentile £30.75 £22.53 £32.52
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.25
% change year-on-year +0.59% +13.42% +4.93%

Eclipse is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17329 17178 14939
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.11% 15.79% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11900 11671 9740
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £273
90th Percentile £595 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £365
% change year-on-year +1.27% +8.22% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 280 277
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.27 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +12.72% -
10th Percentile £28.83 £26.15 £21.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.63 £48.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £37.74
% change year-on-year +0.89% +11.62% +0.64%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Eclipse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eclipse over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eclipse within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 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
England +17 493 £425 -5.56% 51
UK excluding London +57 360 £410 -2.96% 41
London -70 172 £493 +3.68% 15
South East +46 145 £425 -5.56% 5
North of England +56 51 £400 +2.56% 11
South West +22 50 £375 -31.82% 8
Midlands -7 48 £415 -7.57% 8
North West +32 33 £394 -1.56% 6
East Midlands -7 30 £410 -4.65% 2
East of England +19 23 £363 -23.68% 4
West Midlands +1 18 £425 -5.45% 6
Scotland +1 16 £438 +28.68% 3
Yorkshire +28 14 £388 -1.90% 4
Northern Ireland -36 12 £413 +65.00% 2
Channel Islands - 8 - -
Wales -26 7 £394 -1.56%
North East +54 4 £500 +8.70% 1

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 422 (78.15%) Java
2 276 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (40.93%) SQL
4 220 (40.74%) Spring
5 210 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 176 (32.59%) JUnit
7 174 (32.22%) XML
8 170 (31.48%) JavaScript
9 165 (30.56%) Jenkins
10 161 (29.81%) Web Services
11 148 (27.41%) Hibernate
11 148 (27.41%) Maven
12 141 (26.11%) Oracle
13 138 (25.56%) Scrum
14 130 (24.07%) JIRA
15 129 (23.89%) Linux
16 128 (23.70%) HTML
17 127 (23.52%) TDD
18 125 (23.15%) JSON
18 125 (23.15%) OO
19 121 (22.41%) CSS
20 116 (21.48%) Test Automation
21 114 (21.11%) IntelliJ
22 110 (20.37%) SOAP
23 107 (19.81%) J2EE
24 105 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
24 105 (19.44%) Software Engineering
25 98 (18.15%) Ant
26 97 (17.96%) Windows
27 96 (17.78%) Unit Testing

Eclipse
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 73 (13.52%) Apache
2 72 (13.33%) JBoss
3 61 (11.30%) WebLogic
4 59 (10.93%) Tomcat
5 54 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 47 (8.70%) Confluence
7 24 (4.44%) Apache Solr
8 23 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (2.22%) Apache Spark
12 9 (1.67%) CMS
13 7 (1.30%) nginx
14 6 (1.11%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.93%) Mule
16 4 (0.74%) Drupal
16 4 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.74%) SAS
16 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.93%) Simulink
3 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.74%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Notepad++
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.59%) Maximo
2 5 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 23 (4.26%) GitHub
3 21 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 15 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.22%) Amazon S3
8 11 (2.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 11 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (1.67%) CloudFront
9 9 (1.67%) Force.com
9 9 (1.67%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.11%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.56%) IaaS
13 3 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.33%) HTTP
2 18 (3.33%) Internet
3 16 (2.96%) SSL
4 15 (2.78%) PuTTY
5 14 (2.59%) WinSCP
6 8 (1.48%) FTP
7 6 (1.11%) SNMP
8 5 (0.93%) RFID
9 4 (0.74%) Firewall
9 4 (0.74%) Skype
9 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.56%) LDAP
11 2 (0.37%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.37%) LAN
11 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.22%) Relational Database
3 60 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 46 (8.52%) MySQL
5 43 (7.96%) RDBMS
6 37 (6.85%) Oracle Database
7 33 (6.11%) NoSQL
8 31 (5.74%) Hadoop
9 28 (5.19%) Big Data
10 26 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (2.41%) DB2
13 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (2.22%) Apache Hive
15 11 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 210 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 176 (32.59%) JUnit
3 165 (30.56%) Jenkins
4 148 (27.41%) Maven
5 130 (24.07%) JIRA
6 114 (21.11%) IntelliJ
7 98 (18.15%) Ant
8 78 (14.44%) Subversion
9 71 (13.15%) Gradle
10 66 (12.22%) Selenium
11 53 (9.81%) Visual Studio
12 41 (7.59%) Mockito
13 39 (7.22%) Hudson
14 34 (6.30%) SoapUI
15 32 (5.93%) TeamCity
16 28 (5.19%) Cucumber
16 28 (5.19%) Oracle APEX
16 28 (5.19%) SonarQube
17 26 (4.81%) JProfiler
17 26 (4.81%) NetBeans
General
1 84 (15.56%) Finance
2 68 (12.59%) Banking
3 24 (4.44%) Electronics
4 22 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.15%) Marketing
6 16 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.78%) Retail
8 14 (2.59%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.04%) Front Office
10 8 (1.48%) Games
11 7 (1.30%) International Banking
12 5 (0.93%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.93%) Legal
13 4 (0.74%) Automotive
13 4 (0.74%) Military
13 4 (0.74%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.19%) French Language
15 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 366 (67.78%) Developer
2 254 (47.04%) Java Developer
3 61 (11.30%) Software Engineer
4 39 (7.22%) Senior Developer
5 29 (5.37%) Analyst
6 27 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 27 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (4.44%) C++ Developer
7 24 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 20 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 20 (3.70%) Lead Developer
8 20 (3.70%) Salesforce Developer
9 19 (3.52%) Architect
10 18 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (2.78%) Java Scala Developer
11 15 (2.78%) Tester
12 14 (2.59%) Administrator
13 12 (2.22%) Business Analyst
13 12 (2.22%) Java Software Developer
13 12 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (40.74%) Spring
2 174 (32.22%) XML
3 161 (29.81%) Web Services
4 148 (27.41%) Hibernate
5 128 (23.70%) HTML
6 125 (23.15%) JSON
7 121 (22.41%) CSS
8 110 (20.37%) SOAP
9 107 (19.81%) J2EE
10 95 (17.59%) REST
11 72 (13.33%) RESTful
12 71 (13.15%) AngularJS
13 66 (12.22%) jQuery
14 62 (11.48%) Ajax
14 62 (11.48%) EJB
15 61 (11.30%) JSP
16 58 (10.74%) HTML5
17 56 (10.37%) Struts
18 51 (9.44%) JPA
18 51 (9.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.15%) Algorithms
4 16 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.41%) Equities
6 10 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.48%) iSeries
7 8 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.30%) Clustering
8 7 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.11%) STB
9 6 (1.11%) User Experience
10 5 (0.93%) RIA
10 5 (0.93%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (23.89%) Linux
2 97 (17.96%) Windows
3 61 (11.30%) Unix
4 25 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (3.52%) Android
6 17 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.78%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.67%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.48%) Solaris
11 6 (1.11%) HPUX
12 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.56%) Debian
14 2 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (25.56%) Scrum
3 127 (23.52%) TDD
4 125 (23.15%) OO
5 116 (21.48%) Test Automation
6 105 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 96 (17.78%) Unit Testing
8 78 (14.44%) MVC
9 72 (13.33%) DevOps
10 68 (12.59%) Microservices
11 64 (11.85%) Open Source
12 60 (11.11%) SOA
13 45 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 45 (8.33%) ETL
14 44 (8.15%) Multithreading
15 41 (7.59%) BDD
16 39 (7.22%) OOD
16 39 (7.22%) UML
17 36 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 422 (78.15%) Java
2 221 (40.93%) SQL
3 170 (31.48%) JavaScript
4 60 (11.11%) C++
5 56 (10.37%) C#
5 56 (10.37%) Python
6 30 (5.56%) Scala
7 29 (5.37%) Apex Code
8 24 (4.44%) SOQL
9 22 (4.07%) C
10 20 (3.70%) Perl
11 19 (3.52%) Bash Shell
12 17 (3.15%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.59%) F#
14 13 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 12 (2.22%) Ruby
15 12 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.04%) Embedded C
17 9 (1.67%) Groovy
18 8 (1.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (9.81%) Degree
2 40 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.41%) ISEB
5 10 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.85%) Sun Certification
6 7 (1.30%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.74%) MCP
9 4 (0.74%) MCSE
9 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.56%) HND
10 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.56%) PhD
11 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) CISA
12 1 (0.19%) IIBA
12 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.81%) QA
2 6 (1.11%) Def Stans
2 6 (1.11%) MISRA
2 6 (1.11%) MISRA C
3 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.37%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (8.15%) Docker
2 14 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (2.41%) vSphere
4 10 (1.85%) HDFS
5 8 (1.48%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.37%) XenApp
7 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 33 (6.11%) Puppet
2 13 (2.41%) Oozie
2 13 (2.41%) vRealize
3 10 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
4 9 (1.67%) Ansible
5 7 (1.30%) Grafana
5 7 (1.30%) Kibana
6 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.56%) MOM
8 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.19%) Mesos
8 1 (0.19%) Plesk
8 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 141 (26.11%) Oracle
2 39 (7.22%) Red Hat
3 36 (6.67%) webMethods
4 33 (6.11%) IBM
5 31 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (5.19%) Adobe
7 26 (4.81%) Perforce
8 24 (4.44%) Microsoft
9 18 (3.33%) HP
10 16 (2.96%) Tableau
11 15 (2.78%) VMware
12 14 (2.59%) Google
12 14 (2.59%) TIBCO
13 13 (2.41%) SAP
14 10 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
15 9 (1.67%) Informatica
15 9 (1.67%) Software AG
16 8 (1.48%) ATG
17 5 (0.93%) Cognos
17 5 (0.93%) Sun