Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 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
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 580 399 492
Rank change year-on-year -181 +93 -28
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 208 104 358
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 2.00% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 49 160
10th Percentile £374 £392 £360
25th Percentile £450 £426 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
75th Percentile £578 £556 £575
90th Percentile £653 £680 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £476 £463
% change year-on-year -0.11% +2.81% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 15
10th Percentile " £30.13 £39.00
25th Percentile £24.80 £44.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56.50 £45.75 £50.00
90th Percentile £63.00 £56.00 £55.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +1.11% +0.56% +5.29%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14,534 5,213 16,004
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.20% 17.71% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,975 3,631 10,569
10th Percentile £363 £325 £325
25th Percentile £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £575
90th Percentile £693 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 76 222
10th Percentile £25.35 £23.25 £24.04
25th Percentile £41.25 £39.56 £39.44
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62.00 £52.13 £51.00
90th Percentile £69.66 £57.50 £57.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Eclipse.

Daily rate trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Eclipse over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Eclipse.

Hourly rate trend for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Eclipse over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 15 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 21 September 2021. 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 -158 173 £540 +8.00% 39
London -131 94 £550 +4.76% 11
UK excluding London -129 79 £475 -0.11% 26
Work from Home -204 70 £505 -3.81% 9
South East -89 21 £525 +5.00% 8
East of England -36 20 £495 - 2
South West -32 11 £450 +66.67% 5
North of England -79 11 £650 +62.50% 4
North West -54 7 £540 +50.00% 3
Northern Ireland -4 6 £475 +5.32%
Midlands -71 6 £360 -30.77% 7
East Midlands -36 4 £360 -30.77% 3
Yorkshire -49 4 £650 +62.50% 1
Scotland -97 4 £450 -20.00%
West Midlands - 2 £425 - 4

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 116 (55.77%) Java
2 94 (45.19%) Git (software)
3 82 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (33.17%) SQL
5 60 (28.85%) Social Skills
6 58 (27.88%) Linux
7 55 (26.44%) Web Services
7 55 (26.44%) JavaScript
8 53 (25.48%) IntelliJ
9 50 (24.04%) Jenkins
10 48 (23.08%) Oracle
11 47 (22.60%) Spring
12 44 (21.15%) Software Engineering
13 42 (20.19%) Windows
13 42 (20.19%) DevOps
14 41 (19.71%) Maven
15 40 (19.23%) JIRA
15 40 (19.23%) Scrum
16 39 (18.75%) C++
16 39 (18.75%) Docker
17 38 (18.27%) HTML
17 38 (18.27%) JSON
18 37 (17.79%) Microservices
19 36 (17.31%) Visual Studio
20 35 (16.83%) JUnit
21 33 (15.87%) Security Cleared
22 32 (15.38%) SQL Server
22 32 (15.38%) Finance
23 30 (14.42%) Salesforce.com
24 29 (13.94%) XML

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 14 (6.73%) JBoss
2 13 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 12 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.81%) Apache
5 10 (4.81%) Confluence
6 7 (3.37%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.44%) CMS
9 3 (1.44%) Jetty
9 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.96%) Camunda
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.48%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.92%) Windchill
4 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.48%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.44%) BASE24
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.48%) Maximo
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.54%) GitHub
2 21 (10.10%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 20 (9.62%) Azure
4 17 (8.17%) AWS
5 12 (5.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 9 (4.33%) OpenShift
7 6 (2.88%) PaaS
8 4 (1.92%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.44%) Azure Pipelines
9 3 (1.44%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.96%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.96%) IaaS
10 2 (0.96%) SaaS
10 2 (0.96%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Azure App Service
11 1 (0.48%) Azure Service Fabric
11 1 (0.48%) npm
11 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Ethernet
1 15 (7.21%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.29%) HTTP
3 9 (4.33%) FTP
4 5 (2.40%) SSL
5 4 (1.92%) Internet
6 3 (1.44%) ATM
6 3 (1.44%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.96%) SSH
8 1 (0.48%) ADSL
8 1 (0.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.48%) MQTT
8 1 (0.48%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.48%) SNMP
8 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.06%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.73%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.73%) MySQL
3 14 (6.73%) RDBMS
4 13 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.77%) DB2
6 10 (4.81%) Big Data
6 10 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.81%) DB2 UDB
6 10 (4.81%) Geospatial Data
6 10 (4.81%) GIS
7 7 (3.37%) HBase
7 7 (3.37%) Impala
7 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.88%) SAP HANA
9 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 94 (45.19%) Git (software)
2 53 (25.48%) IntelliJ
3 50 (24.04%) Jenkins
4 41 (19.71%) Maven
5 40 (19.23%) JIRA
6 36 (17.31%) Visual Studio
7 35 (16.83%) JUnit
8 26 (12.50%) NetBeans
9 19 (9.13%) Selenium
10 17 (8.17%) Visual Studio Code
11 15 (7.21%) Subversion
12 13 (6.25%) Bitbucket
13 12 (5.77%) Cucumber
14 11 (5.29%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (4.81%) Postman
15 10 (4.81%) Rational DOORS
15 10 (4.81%) Rational Rhapsody
15 10 (4.81%) Rational Team Concert
15 10 (4.81%) TeamCity
16 9 (4.33%) Mockito
General
1 60 (28.85%) Social Skills
2 32 (15.38%) Finance
3 22 (10.58%) Banking
4 21 (10.10%) Aerospace
5 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (9.13%) Military
6 19 (9.13%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (3.85%) Retail
8 6 (2.88%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (2.88%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (2.88%) Public Sector
9 5 (2.40%) Automotive
10 4 (1.92%) Back Office
10 4 (1.92%) Law
11 2 (0.96%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.96%) Electronics
11 2 (0.96%) Front Office
11 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.48%) Police
12 1 (0.48%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 89 (42.79%) Developer
2 50 (24.04%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.50%) Analyst
4 22 (10.58%) Business Analyst
5 21 (10.10%) Administrator
6 20 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
9 15 (7.21%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.73%) Java Engineer
10 14 (6.73%) Salesforce Administrator
11 12 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (4.81%) C Software Engineer
12 10 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (4.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (4.33%) C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (3.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 7 (3.37%) Agile Developer
15 7 (3.37%) Project Manager
16 5 (2.40%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.44%) Web Services
2 47 (22.60%) Spring
3 38 (18.27%) HTML
3 38 (18.27%) JSON
4 29 (13.94%) XML
5 28 (13.46%) CSS
5 28 (13.46%) REST
6 27 (12.98%) Visualforce
7 23 (11.06%) .NET
8 22 (10.58%) Spring Boot
9 21 (10.10%) Hibernate
9 21 (10.10%) Node.js
10 19 (9.13%) SOAP
11 18 (8.65%) HTML5
11 18 (8.65%) J2EE
11 18 (8.65%) RESTful
12 15 (7.21%) ActiveX
12 15 (7.21%) AngularJS
12 15 (7.21%) MFC
12 15 (7.21%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.73%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (5.77%) Legacy Applications
3 11 (5.29%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.81%) User Experience
5 7 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.88%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.88%) Reinsurance
6 6 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.92%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.44%) Tandem
9 3 (1.44%) W3C
10 2 (0.96%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.96%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.88%) Linux
2 42 (20.19%) Windows
3 25 (12.02%) Unix
4 12 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.88%) CentOS
6 5 (2.40%) Android
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.96%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.15%) Software Engineering
3 42 (20.19%) DevOps
4 40 (19.23%) Scrum
5 37 (17.79%) Microservices
6 26 (12.50%) Workflow
7 25 (12.02%) TDD
7 25 (12.02%) Validation
8 24 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 22 (10.58%) ETL
10 21 (10.10%) Change Management
11 19 (9.13%) Full Stack Development
12 18 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (8.65%) SDLC
13 17 (8.17%) Mathematics
14 16 (7.69%) OO
15 15 (7.21%) Data Protection
15 15 (7.21%) Synthetic Environment
16 14 (6.73%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (55.77%) Java
2 69 (33.17%) SQL
3 55 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 39 (18.75%) C++
5 22 (10.58%) C
6 21 (10.10%) C#
7 20 (9.62%) Python
8 17 (8.17%) Java 8
9 16 (7.69%) Apex Code
10 15 (7.21%) GLSL
10 15 (7.21%) HLSL
11 14 (6.73%) Perl
12 10 (4.81%) Bash Shell
13 9 (4.33%) Scala
14 8 (3.85%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.40%) Java 11
15 5 (2.40%) PHP
15 5 (2.40%) PowerShell
15 5 (2.40%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.94%) Degree
3 28 (13.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.96%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.96%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.48%) GAAP
4 1 (0.48%) MISRA
4 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (18.75%) Docker
2 8 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.88%) HDFS
4 4 (1.92%) RACF
5 3 (1.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.33%) Puppet
3 7 (3.37%) Ansible
4 6 (2.88%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (2.88%) Oozie
5 5 (2.40%) Terraform
6 3 (1.44%) Ambari
6 3 (1.44%) Apache Slider
7 2 (0.96%) Kibana
8 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.48%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.48%) SCOM
8 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.48%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (23.08%) Oracle
2 30 (14.42%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.17%) Adobe
5 10 (4.81%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.33%) SAP
7 8 (3.85%) webMethods
8 4 (1.92%) Google
9 3 (1.44%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.44%) Demandware
9 3 (1.44%) HP
9 3 (1.44%) IBM
9 3 (1.44%) Informatica
9 3 (1.44%) Teradata
9 3 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.96%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.96%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (0.96%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.96%) Sybase