Period
to 21 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 495 434 388
Rank change year-on-year -61 -46 -2
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 397 538 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 2.76% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 349 289
UK median daily rate £488 £435 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.07% +3.57% +1.20%
10th Percentile £339 £326 £306
90th Percentile £637 £613 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £420 £394
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.67% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 35
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £45.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.89% +13.92% -1.25%
10th Percentile £34.48 £45.00 £30.95
90th Percentile £51.13 £48.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +6.25%

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 19,787 19,512 15,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.68% 19.29% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,370 13,521 10,372
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 219 306
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +2.41% -2.24%
10th Percentile £25.08 £28.80 £21.63
90th Percentile £55.00 £67.25 £54.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% -2.38%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 18 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 April 2019. 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 -86 327 £492 +9.33% 20
UK excluding London -41 284 £455 +8.33% 10
London -19 108 £544 +3.57% 10
South East -47 87 £488 +5.41% 5
North of England +21 48 £450 +20.00% 1
Scotland +20 48 £425 +6.25%
South West -45 41 £450 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire +24 32 £466 +24.33% 1
East of England +31 29 £500 +11.11%
Midlands -31 11 £388 +3.33% 1
Northern Ireland +18 9 £412 -4.41%
North West -6 9 £450 +20.00%
West Midlands -26 9 £388 +3.33% 1
North East 0 7 - -
Channel Islands - 6 - -
Wales +2 3 £450 +38.46%
East Midlands -2 2 - -
Isle of Man - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 334 (84.13%) Java
2 228 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (48.61%) Git (software)
4 166 (41.81%) Spring
5 143 (36.02%) Maven
5 143 (36.02%) Web Services
6 142 (35.77%) REST
7 140 (35.26%) XML
8 137 (34.51%) Jenkins
9 135 (34.01%) JavaScript
10 131 (33.00%) SQL
11 126 (31.74%) JUnit
12 116 (29.22%) IntelliJ
13 106 (26.70%) JSON
14 104 (26.20%) CSS
15 102 (25.69%) Scrum
16 100 (25.19%) TDD
17 99 (24.94%) Linux
18 97 (24.43%) SOAP
18 97 (24.43%) Unit Testing
19 94 (23.68%) DevOps
20 90 (22.67%) Microservices
21 87 (21.91%) AngularJS
22 85 (21.41%) Test Automation
22 85 (21.41%) C#
23 84 (21.16%) Oracle
24 83 (20.91%) HTML
25 82 (20.65%) Finance
25 82 (20.65%) jQuery
26 81 (20.40%) Hibernate

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 78 (19.65%) JBoss
2 58 (14.61%) Tomcat
3 47 (11.84%) Confluence
4 46 (11.59%) Apache
5 39 (9.82%) WebLogic
6 31 (7.81%) WebSphere
7 25 (6.30%) nginx
8 24 (6.05%) Apache Spark
9 23 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.76%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (1.51%) Documentum
13 6 (1.51%) Mule
14 5 (1.26%) Jetty
15 4 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.76%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) BASE24
2 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.33%) GitHub
2 33 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (6.30%) Google Analytics
4 20 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.77%) PaaS
6 9 (2.27%) SaaS
7 7 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.76%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.51%) Sauce Labs
8 6 (1.51%) Serverless
9 5 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 5 (1.26%) TestFlight
10 4 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.01%) Apigee
10 4 (1.01%) Google Pay
10 4 (1.01%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.34%) TCP/IP
2 40 (10.08%) HTTP
3 29 (7.30%) SSL
4 21 (5.29%) Ethernet
5 8 (2.02%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.01%) ATM
6 4 (1.01%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.01%) NFC
6 4 (1.01%) WebEx
7 3 (0.76%) SNMP
7 3 (0.76%) SpaceWire
8 2 (0.50%) DSL
8 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.50%) Internet
8 2 (0.50%) LAN
9 1 (0.25%) FTP
9 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.11%) NoSQL
2 50 (12.59%) SQL Server
3 41 (10.33%) MongoDB
4 30 (7.56%) Big Data
5 28 (7.05%) MySQL
6 24 (6.05%) Oracle Database
7 23 (5.79%) Relational Database
8 22 (5.54%) Hadoop
9 20 (5.04%) HBase
10 18 (4.53%) DB2
11 17 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (3.78%) RDBMS
13 12 (3.02%) Apache Hive
13 12 (3.02%) Redis
14 10 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (1.51%) MariaDB
16 6 (1.51%) SAP HANA
17 5 (1.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 193 (48.61%) Git (software)
2 143 (36.02%) Maven
3 137 (34.51%) Jenkins
4 126 (31.74%) JUnit
5 116 (29.22%) IntelliJ
6 80 (20.15%) JIRA
7 71 (17.88%) Selenium
8 52 (13.10%) Ant
8 52 (13.10%) Subversion
9 49 (12.34%) Cucumber
9 49 (12.34%) Visual Studio
10 30 (7.56%) TeamCity
11 29 (7.30%) NetBeans
11 29 (7.30%) SonarQube
12 28 (7.05%) Grunt
13 26 (6.55%) Bitbucket
13 26 (6.55%) gulp
13 26 (6.55%) Karma Test Runner
13 26 (6.55%) Sublime Text
14 25 (6.30%) Gatling
General
1 82 (20.65%) Finance
2 78 (19.65%) Banking
3 25 (6.30%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.79%) Aerospace
5 22 (5.54%) Military
6 13 (3.27%) Retail
7 9 (2.27%) Front Office
8 8 (2.02%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.26%) Marketing
11 4 (1.01%) Avionics
12 3 (0.76%) Back Office
12 3 (0.76%) Electronics
12 3 (0.76%) Legal
12 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.50%) German Language
13 2 (0.50%) International Banking
13 2 (0.50%) Law
14 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 282 (71.03%) Developer
2 129 (32.49%) Java Developer
3 44 (11.08%) Senior Developer
4 32 (8.06%) Android Developer
5 23 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (5.29%) Scala Developer
7 19 (4.79%) Software Engineer
8 17 (4.28%) Test Engineer
9 15 (3.78%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (3.53%) Lead Developer
10 14 (3.53%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (3.53%) Senior Test Engineer
11 13 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (3.27%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.02%) Developer in Test
12 12 (3.02%) Salesforce Developer
12 12 (3.02%) Senior Test Automation Developer
12 12 (3.02%) Test Automation Developer
13 11 (2.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (2.77%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (41.81%) Spring
2 143 (36.02%) Web Services
3 142 (35.77%) REST
4 140 (35.26%) XML
5 106 (26.70%) JSON
6 104 (26.20%) CSS
7 97 (24.43%) SOAP
8 87 (21.91%) AngularJS
9 83 (20.91%) HTML
10 82 (20.65%) jQuery
11 81 (20.40%) Hibernate
12 66 (16.62%) J2EE
13 60 (15.11%) RESTful
14 53 (13.35%) Node.js
15 49 (12.34%) HTML5
16 44 (11.08%) .NET
17 41 (10.33%) Gherkin
18 40 (10.08%) Spring Boot
19 35 (8.82%) EJB
19 35 (8.82%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.53%) Mobile Banking
5 11 (2.77%) Smartphone
6 10 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.52%) User Experience
7 8 (2.02%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.51%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.51%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.51%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.26%) iSeries
9 5 (1.26%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.01%) Derivative
10 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.01%) NHS
10 4 (1.01%) Replication
10 4 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 99 (24.94%) Linux
2 73 (18.39%) Windows
3 51 (12.85%) Unix
4 32 (8.06%) Android
5 25 (6.30%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.69%) Scrum
3 100 (25.19%) TDD
4 97 (24.43%) Unit Testing
5 94 (23.68%) DevOps
6 90 (22.67%) Microservices
7 85 (21.41%) Test Automation
8 70 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (16.12%) MVC
10 62 (15.62%) Open Source
11 61 (15.37%) Software Engineering
12 59 (14.86%) OO
13 48 (12.09%) SDLC
14 47 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (8.82%) Configuration Management
15 35 (8.82%) UML
16 34 (8.56%) Analytics
17 32 (8.06%) Android Development
17 32 (8.06%) BDD
18 31 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 334 (84.13%) Java
2 135 (34.01%) JavaScript
3 131 (33.00%) SQL
4 85 (21.41%) C#
5 52 (13.10%) Python
6 47 (11.84%) Scala
7 39 (9.82%) C++
8 29 (7.30%) Java 8
9 28 (7.05%) Ruby
10 27 (6.80%) Perl
11 26 (6.55%) Groovy
12 25 (6.30%) Haskell
13 19 (4.79%) GLSL
13 19 (4.79%) HLSL
14 15 (3.78%) T-SQL
15 13 (3.27%) PL/SQL
16 12 (3.02%) Apex Code
17 11 (2.77%) SOQL
17 11 (2.77%) SOSL
18 9 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (14.11%) Degree
2 48 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.56%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.02%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.77%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.50%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.50%) ISEB
8 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.29%) QA
2 4 (1.01%) HL7
3 3 (0.76%) ECSS
3 3 (0.76%) MIL-STD-1553
4 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
5 1 (0.25%) JTAG
5 1 (0.25%) PMO
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 56 (14.11%) Docker
2 7 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) HDFS
4 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) RACF
5 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (10.08%) Kibana
2 29 (7.30%) Puppet
3 25 (6.30%) Grafana
4 15 (3.78%) logstash
5 11 (2.77%) Ansible
6 6 (1.51%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.76%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.50%) Oozie
10 1 (0.25%) Control-M
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.25%) Mesos
10 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (21.16%) Oracle
2 48 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.33%) Google
4 32 (8.06%) IBM
5 24 (6.05%) webMethods
6 23 (5.79%) Adobe
7 20 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.27%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.52%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.27%) Informatica
10 9 (2.27%) SAP
11 7 (1.76%) HP
12 6 (1.51%) Sencha
12 6 (1.51%) VMware
13 5 (1.26%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.26%) Pega
13 5 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.26%) Workday
14 4 (1.01%) Hortonworks
14 4 (1.01%) Samsung