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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 359 338
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 242 325 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 3.94% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 213 200
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +10.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £22.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +12.19% +10.81%  

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 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Eclipse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 225 £425 -5.55% 57
London -46 71 £475 -5.00% 17
South East +43 69 £425 -8.10% 12
South West +10 26 £374 -32.09% 7
West Sussex +39 21 £488 -
Buckinghamshire +3 19 £325 +10.63%
North West +33 17 £388 +29.16% 9
East Midlands -11 14 £420 - 1
Berkshire +23 11 £525 +16.66% 4
Manchester +19 11 £400 +60.00% 5
Hampshire +14 11 £350 - 2
Worthing - 11 £500 -
East of England -1 9 £338 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 8 £375 - 5
Northamptonshire -3 8 £405 -4.70%
Milton Keynes -6 8 £325 +10.63%
City of London -23 8 £493 -6.19% 7
West Midlands +7 7 £500 +10.31% 4
Somerset 0 7 £400 - 2
Bristol -3 7 £361 +3.14% 3
Scotland +29 6 £450 +32.35% 3
West Yorkshire +25 6 £375 +15.38% 3
Shropshire +19 6 £500 +11.35% 1
Telford +17 6 £500 +11.35% 1
Crawley +6 6 £425 -
Jersey - 6 - -
Channel Islands - 6 - -
Gloucestershire +4 5 £450 -18.18%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £338 -25.00% 1
Derbyshire -15 5 £425 +25.92%

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 405 (77.88%) Java
2 247 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (39.23%) Git (software)
4 191 (36.73%) SQL
5 187 (35.96%) Spring
6 160 (30.77%) XML
7 157 (30.19%) Jenkins
8 150 (28.85%) JavaScript
8 150 (28.85%) Maven
9 145 (27.88%) HTML
10 144 (27.69%) JUnit
11 139 (26.73%) Web Services
12 130 (25.00%) Scrum
13 128 (24.62%) Oracle
14 125 (24.04%) JIRA
15 123 (23.65%) Linux
16 117 (22.50%) Hibernate
17 116 (22.31%) SOAP
18 113 (21.73%) CSS
18 113 (21.73%) OO
18 113 (21.73%) J2EE
19 107 (20.58%) JSON
20 104 (20.00%) IntelliJ
21 102 (19.62%) REST
22 100 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
23 98 (18.85%) Test Automation
24 96 (18.46%) Software Engineering
25 92 (17.69%) TDD
26 91 (17.50%) Windows
27 85 (16.35%) Ant

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 (14.04%) Apache
2 67 (12.88%) JBoss
3 49 (9.42%) Tomcat
4 48 (9.23%) WebSphere
5 47 (9.04%) WebLogic
6 32 (6.15%) Confluence
7 22 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (2.31%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.54%) nginx
12 7 (1.35%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (0.96%) Mule
14 4 (0.77%) CMS
14 4 (0.77%) IIS
14 4 (0.77%) Jetty
14 4 (0.77%) SAS
15 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Doxygen
2 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.15%) Simulink
4 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.38%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.19%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 20 (3.85%) Maximo
2 5 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.00%) GitHub
2 20 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.08%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 15 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.12%) Amazon S3
6 11 (2.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 10 (1.92%) Google Analytics
8 9 (1.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (1.73%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (1.54%) CloudFront
10 7 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.58%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.58%) IaaS
13 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.00%) HTTP
3 21 (4.04%) Internet
4 19 (3.65%) SSL
5 14 (2.69%) PuTTY
5 14 (2.69%) WinSCP
6 8 (1.54%) RFID
7 7 (1.35%) SNMP
8 5 (0.96%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.96%) Firewall
8 5 (0.96%) LDAP
9 4 (0.77%) LAN
9 4 (0.77%) VoIP
10 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.58%) Skype
10 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.38%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.38%) FTP
11 2 (0.38%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.08%) MongoDB
2 65 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 58 (11.15%) Relational Database
4 50 (9.62%) MySQL
5 47 (9.04%) Oracle Database
6 34 (6.54%) NoSQL
7 32 (6.15%) RDBMS
8 30 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 24 (4.62%) Big Data
11 20 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (2.50%) Apache Hive
15 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 204 (39.23%) Git (software)
2 157 (30.19%) Jenkins
3 150 (28.85%) Maven
4 144 (27.69%) JUnit
5 125 (24.04%) JIRA
6 104 (20.00%) IntelliJ
7 85 (16.35%) Ant
8 71 (13.65%) Selenium
9 69 (13.27%) Subversion
10 59 (11.35%) Gradle
11 43 (8.27%) Visual Studio
12 36 (6.92%) Hudson
12 36 (6.92%) Mockito
13 31 (5.96%) TeamCity
14 29 (5.58%) Oracle APEX
14 29 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (4.81%) Bitbucket
16 23 (4.42%) Mercurial
17 21 (4.04%) SonarQube
18 19 (3.65%) SoapUI
General
1 70 (13.46%) Finance
2 53 (10.19%) Banking
3 18 (3.46%) Electronics
4 15 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.31%) Retail
6 11 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.73%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.73%) Games
8 8 (1.54%) International Banking
8 8 (1.54%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.54%) Marketing
9 5 (0.96%) Front Office
9 5 (0.96%) Military
10 4 (0.77%) Automotive
11 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (65.00%) Developer
2 232 (44.62%) Java Developer
3 63 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 32 (6.15%) Analyst
5 30 (5.77%) Scala Developer
6 28 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 23 (4.42%) C++ Developer
8 21 (4.04%) Architect
9 20 (3.85%) Salesforce Developer
10 19 (3.65%) Java Engineer
10 19 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (3.27%) Java Software Engineer
11 17 (3.27%) Software Developer
12 16 (3.08%) Java Scala Developer
13 15 (2.88%) Lead Developer
13 15 (2.88%) Tester
14 13 (2.50%) C++/Java Developer
15 12 (2.31%) Author
15 12 (2.31%) Java Software Developer
15 12 (2.31%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (35.96%) Spring
2 160 (30.77%) XML
3 145 (27.88%) HTML
4 139 (26.73%) Web Services
5 117 (22.50%) Hibernate
6 116 (22.31%) SOAP
7 113 (21.73%) CSS
7 113 (21.73%) J2EE
8 107 (20.58%) JSON
9 102 (19.62%) REST
10 69 (13.27%) EJB
11 60 (11.54%) HTML5
12 59 (11.35%) JSP
13 58 (11.15%) RESTful
14 55 (10.58%) .NET
15 54 (10.38%) AngularJS
16 52 (10.00%) jQuery
17 50 (9.62%) XSLT
18 47 (9.04%) Java EE
19 45 (8.65%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.62%) Client/Server
3 16 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.69%) Algorithms
4 14 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (2.69%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.54%) iSeries
6 8 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.54%) User Experience
7 7 (1.35%) Clustering
7 7 (1.35%) RIA
7 7 (1.35%) Web 2.0
8 6 (1.15%) Equities
8 6 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.15%) Replication
9 4 (0.77%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.58%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 123 (23.65%) Linux
2 91 (17.50%) Windows
3 54 (10.38%) Unix
4 25 (4.81%) Android
4 25 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.88%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.73%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.77%) Solaris
10 3 (0.58%) CentOS
10 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.38%) Debian
11 2 (0.38%) HPUX
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (25.00%) Scrum
3 113 (21.73%) OO
4 100 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (18.85%) Test Automation
6 96 (18.46%) Software Engineering
7 92 (17.69%) TDD
8 82 (15.77%) Unit Testing
9 70 (13.46%) DevOps
9 70 (13.46%) Microservices
10 69 (13.27%) Open Source
11 61 (11.73%) MVC
12 53 (10.19%) SOA
13 38 (7.31%) BDD
14 34 (6.54%) UML
15 33 (6.35%) E-Commerce
16 32 (6.15%) Integration Testing
16 32 (6.15%) OOD
17 31 (5.96%) Configuration Management
17 31 (5.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 405 (77.88%) Java
2 191 (36.73%) SQL
3 150 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 76 (14.62%) C++
5 58 (11.15%) C#
6 55 (10.58%) Python
7 36 (6.92%) C
7 36 (6.92%) Scala
8 20 (3.85%) Apex Code
8 20 (3.85%) Perl
9 17 (3.27%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.08%) Ruby
10 16 (3.08%) SOQL
11 15 (2.88%) Groovy
12 14 (2.69%) F#
13 11 (2.12%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.54%) Haskell
14 8 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 31 (5.96%) Degree
4 14 (2.69%) ISEB
5 10 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.73%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.35%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.35%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.58%) MCP
9 3 (0.58%) MCSE
9 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CISA
10 2 (0.38%) HND
11 1 (0.19%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.81%) QA
2 7 (1.35%) Def Stans
2 7 (1.35%) MISRA
2 7 (1.35%) MISRA C
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (10.19%) Docker
2 13 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (2.50%) vSphere
3 9 (1.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.77%) Firmware
4 4 (0.77%) HDFS
5 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.38%) LXC
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
7 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (6.92%) Puppet
2 13 (2.50%) Ansible
2 13 (2.50%) Oozie
2 13 (2.50%) vRealize
3 8 (1.54%) Grafana
3 8 (1.54%) Kibana
4 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.58%) MOM
7 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.19%) Mesos
7 1 (0.19%) Plesk
7 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 128 (24.62%) Oracle
2 42 (8.08%) Red Hat
3 35 (6.73%) webMethods
4 33 (6.35%) IBM
5 30 (5.77%) Adobe
6 25 (4.81%) Microsoft
7 22 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (3.27%) Perforce
9 16 (3.08%) Google
9 16 (3.08%) HP
10 14 (2.69%) VMware
11 12 (2.31%) TIBCO
12 11 (2.12%) ATG
13 9 (1.73%) Informatica
13 9 (1.73%) SAP
14 8 (1.54%) Cognos
15 5 (0.96%) Software AG
15 5 (0.96%) Sun
16 4 (0.77%) Alterian
16 4 (0.77%) Apple
Greater Manchester
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £25,070 to £57,300 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,500 to £44,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
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