Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 496 463 418
Rank change year-on-year -33 -45 -51
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 320 513 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 2.34% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 238 361
UK median daily rate £500 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £600 £627 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 28
UK median hourly rate £44.75 £42.50 £41.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +3.28% -8.56%
10th Percentile £38.63 £32.22 £22.30
90th Percentile £55.23 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £41.15
% change year-on-year +4.71% +3.28% -8.56%

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 14,373 21,942 19,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.25% 21.11% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,435 15,037 13,331
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 233 285
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £20.50 £26.55 £29.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £53.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -0.29% - +3.66%

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 16 November 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 16 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 16 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 16 November 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 -38 262 £500 +11.11% 83
UK excluding London -32 212 £450 +5.88% 74
London +13 105 £545 +19.39% 23
South East +26 61 £415 -14.87% 14
South West +19 57 £500 +25.00% 15
Scotland +28 39 £363 -6.45% 7
East of England +5 26 £433 -8.95% 4
Channel Islands +1 8 - -
North of England -16 7 £500 +17.65% 19
Midlands +10 6 £420 +12.00% 8
North West -8 6 £525 +31.25% 11
Wales +23 4 £395 +5.33% 6
West Midlands +2 4 £540 +10.77% 5
Northern Ireland -6 4 £431 +4.61% 1
East Midlands +24 2 £300 -18.14% 3
North East +11 1 £450 +15.38% 2

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 216 (67.50%) Java
2 146 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (36.56%) Git (software)
4 108 (33.75%) Jenkins
5 107 (33.44%) Spring
6 105 (32.81%) Web Services
7 102 (31.88%) Linux
8 93 (29.06%) Scrum
9 92 (28.75%) SQL
10 86 (26.88%) XML
11 84 (26.25%) JUnit
12 83 (25.94%) JavaScript
12 83 (25.94%) Maven
13 75 (23.44%) Microsoft
14 74 (23.13%) IntelliJ
14 74 (23.13%) JSON
15 73 (22.81%) Test Automation
16 70 (21.88%) JIRA
17 68 (21.25%) Finance
18 67 (20.94%) Selenium
19 65 (20.31%) Software Engineering
19 65 (20.31%) Oracle
20 63 (19.69%) C++
21 61 (19.06%) Ant
22 60 (18.75%) C#
22 60 (18.75%) Security Cleared
23 59 (18.44%) Node.js
23 59 (18.44%) Windows
24 58 (18.13%) Microservices
25 54 (16.88%) HTML

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 50 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 35 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 34 (10.63%) Confluence
4 30 (9.38%) JBoss
5 26 (8.13%) Apache
6 15 (4.69%) Apache Spark
6 15 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (4.06%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.50%) nginx
9 7 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.88%) Jetty
10 6 (1.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 6 (1.88%) WebLogic Integration
11 4 (1.25%) IIS
11 4 (1.25%) Mule
12 3 (0.94%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.63%) GemFire
Applications
1 11 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.50%) FileZilla
3 7 (2.19%) Notepad++
4 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.31%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.50%) Oracle AML
3 6 (1.88%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.88%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.63%) BASE24
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.44%) GitHub
2 20 (6.25%) AWS
3 17 (5.31%) Sauce Labs
4 16 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 13 (4.06%) Azure
6 8 (2.50%) Google Analytics
6 8 (2.50%) OpenShift
7 7 (2.19%) Google Pay
7 7 (2.19%) Power Platform
7 7 (2.19%) Samsung Pay
8 6 (1.88%) PaaS
9 4 (1.25%) Apigee
9 4 (1.25%) IBM Blueworks
10 3 (0.94%) GCP
10 3 (0.94%) Serverless
10 3 (0.94%) TestFlight
11 2 (0.63%) Force.com
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.13%) TCP/IP
2 36 (11.25%) Ethernet
3 20 (6.25%) HTTP
4 16 (5.00%) SSL
5 15 (4.69%) Bluetooth
6 12 (3.75%) PuTTY
7 11 (3.44%) WinSCP
8 8 (2.50%) Kerberos
8 8 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.19%) HTTPS
9 7 (2.19%) NFC
10 6 (1.88%) SSH
11 2 (0.63%) ATM
11 2 (0.63%) FTP
12 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.31%) Network Security
12 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.31%) SMTP
12 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.94%) Oracle Database
2 29 (9.06%) MongoDB
2 29 (9.06%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.56%) MySQL
4 18 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (4.38%) Big Data
7 13 (4.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.81%) DB2
11 9 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.19%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.19%) Power BI
13 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 117 (36.56%) Git (software)
2 108 (33.75%) Jenkins
3 84 (26.25%) JUnit
4 83 (25.94%) Maven
5 74 (23.13%) IntelliJ
6 70 (21.88%) JIRA
7 67 (20.94%) Selenium
8 61 (19.06%) Ant
9 42 (13.13%) Visual Studio
10 37 (11.56%) NetBeans
11 34 (10.63%) Subversion
12 32 (10.00%) Bitbucket
13 30 (9.38%) Cucumber
14 28 (8.75%) Gradle
15 24 (7.50%) Artifactory
16 18 (5.63%) TeamCity
17 16 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 15 (4.69%) Mercurial
19 14 (4.38%) SoapUI
20 13 (4.06%) Toad
General
1 68 (21.25%) Finance
2 52 (16.25%) Banking
3 37 (11.56%) Aerospace
4 34 (10.63%) Military
5 17 (5.31%) Public Sector
6 12 (3.75%) Front Office
6 12 (3.75%) Retail
7 8 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.56%) Marketing
10 4 (1.25%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.25%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.94%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.31%) Police
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 170 (53.13%) Developer
2 73 (22.81%) Java Developer
3 22 (6.88%) Analyst
4 20 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 19 (5.94%) Architect
6 17 (5.31%) Salesforce Developer
7 16 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 16 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 12 (3.75%) Senior Android Developer
9 10 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.13%) Consultant
9 10 (3.13%) Software Developer
9 10 (3.13%) Tester
10 9 (2.81%) Salesforce Specialist
11 7 (2.19%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.19%) Database Developer
11 7 (2.19%) Java Architect
12 6 (1.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 6 (1.88%) Lead Developer
12 6 (1.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (33.44%) Spring
2 105 (32.81%) Web Services
3 86 (26.88%) XML
4 74 (23.13%) JSON
5 59 (18.44%) Node.js
6 54 (16.88%) HTML
7 51 (15.94%) .NET
7 51 (15.94%) REST
8 48 (15.00%) J2EE
9 47 (14.69%) SOAP
10 46 (14.38%) RESTful
11 41 (12.81%) Hibernate
12 38 (11.88%) CSS
13 34 (10.63%) AngularJS
14 32 (10.00%) JSP
14 32 (10.00%) Qt
15 29 (9.06%) HTML5
16 28 (8.75%) OpenGL
17 27 (8.44%) DirectX
17 27 (8.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.88%) User Experience
3 16 (5.00%) Wiki
4 15 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.13%) Reinsurance
6 9 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.81%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.19%) Digital Wallet
8 6 (1.88%) Derivative
8 6 (1.88%) iSeries
8 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.88%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.25%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.94%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 102 (31.88%) Linux
2 59 (18.44%) Windows
3 37 (11.56%) Unix
4 27 (8.44%) Android
5 25 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 12 (3.75%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.81%) CentOS
9 8 (2.50%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.88%) Debian
11 4 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.94%) FreeRTOS
12 3 (0.94%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.31%) MVS
13 1 (0.31%) OS/2
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.06%) Scrum
3 73 (22.81%) Test Automation
4 65 (20.31%) Software Engineering
5 58 (18.13%) Microservices
6 53 (16.56%) OO
7 51 (15.94%) DevOps
8 50 (15.63%) TDD
9 47 (14.69%) UML
10 41 (12.81%) Unit Testing
11 38 (11.88%) User Stories
12 36 (11.25%) Mathematics
13 35 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (10.94%) SOA
14 33 (10.31%) Kanban
15 30 (9.38%) MVC
16 23 (7.19%) BDD
16 23 (7.19%) OOP
17 22 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (6.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 216 (67.50%) Java
2 92 (28.75%) SQL
3 83 (25.94%) JavaScript
4 63 (19.69%) C++
5 60 (18.75%) C#
6 36 (11.25%) Python
7 30 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 29 (9.06%) Java 8
9 27 (8.44%) GLSL
9 27 (8.44%) HLSL
10 24 (7.50%) Shell Script
11 23 (7.19%) Scala
12 19 (5.94%) Groovy
13 17 (5.31%) Apex Code
14 16 (5.00%) Perl
14 16 (5.00%) SOQL
15 14 (4.38%) Ruby
16 12 (3.75%) C
17 8 (2.50%) Haskell
18 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 53 (16.56%) SC Cleared
3 49 (15.31%) Degree
4 5 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.25%) ISEB
5 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.25%) OCPJP
5 4 (1.25%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) IIBA
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.19%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) MISRA
3 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) GAAP
4 1 (0.31%) IFRS
System Software
1 42 (13.13%) Docker
2 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.25%) vSphere
3 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.31%) Postfix
4 1 (0.31%) RACF
4 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (7.81%) Puppet
2 20 (6.25%) Ansible
3 14 (4.38%) Kubernetes
4 10 (3.13%) Kibana
5 8 (2.50%) Grafana
6 6 (1.88%) Salt
7 5 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (1.56%) Oozie
8 4 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.25%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.63%) logstash
9 2 (0.63%) Mesos
10 1 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.31%) Nagios
10 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.31%) yum
Vendors
1 75 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 65 (20.31%) Oracle
3 35 (10.94%) IBM
4 27 (8.44%) Red Hat
5 25 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (6.25%) MuleSoft
7 18 (5.63%) Google
7 18 (5.63%) webMethods
8 12 (3.75%) Adobe
9 8 (2.50%) Demandware
9 8 (2.50%) Okta
9 8 (2.50%) Xamarin
10 7 (2.19%) HP
10 7 (2.19%) Samsung
10 7 (2.19%) Sybase
11 6 (1.88%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.88%) CODA
11 6 (1.88%) Guidewire
11 6 (1.88%) Hortonworks
11 6 (1.88%) SAP