Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 407 383 332
Rank change year-on-year -24 -51 -10
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 564 570 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.09% 3.57% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 320 532
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £311
90th Percentile £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.27% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 35
UK median hourly rate £41.15 £39.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.18% +1.28% +11.43%
10th Percentile £25.00 £25.78 £35.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.43 £47.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.15 £39.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +4.18% +3.27% +9.29%

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 18,278 15,979 15,836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.51% 16.64% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,824 10,673 10,549
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 239 398
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £20.41 £22.48
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £50.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -32 484 £450 +2.86% 118
UK excluding London +21 363 £415 +3.75% 90
London -42 192 £500 +5.26% 40
South East +26 161 £463 +15.55% 29
Scotland -2 47 £368 +8.09% 9
South West +14 46 £425 -20.93% 14
North of England +28 39 £375 -7.41% 12
Midlands -21 33 £375 -10.71% 14
North West +2 26 £375 -6.25% 7
West Midlands +11 20 £378 +7.86% 9
Northern Ireland - 20 £415 - 2
East Midlands -22 13 £275 -34.52% 5
East of England -35 13 £450 +44.00% 9
Yorkshire +9 10 £363 -3.33% 4
Wales +4 4 £363 -14.71% 1
North East +40 3 £525 +19.32% 1
Channel Islands - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 473 (83.87%) Java
2 329 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (42.02%) Spring
4 220 (39.01%) SQL
5 205 (36.35%) Maven
6 194 (34.40%) Web Services
7 191 (33.87%) XML
8 184 (32.62%) JavaScript
8 184 (32.62%) Git (software)
9 178 (31.56%) Hibernate
10 177 (31.38%) JUnit
11 164 (29.08%) Oracle
12 159 (28.19%) TDD
13 157 (27.84%) REST
13 157 (27.84%) Jenkins
14 150 (26.60%) Test Automation
15 138 (24.47%) HTML
16 134 (23.76%) JSON
17 132 (23.40%) Linux
18 130 (23.05%) CSS
19 124 (21.99%) SOAP
19 124 (21.99%) IntelliJ
19 124 (21.99%) JIRA
20 112 (19.86%) Ant
21 106 (18.79%) J2EE
21 106 (18.79%) Finance
22 104 (18.44%) Scrum
23 99 (17.55%) Selenium
24 96 (17.02%) MVC
25 91 (16.13%) Continuous Integration

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 81 (14.36%) JBoss
2 77 (13.65%) WebSphere
3 69 (12.23%) WebLogic
4 63 (11.17%) Tomcat
5 61 (10.82%) Confluence
6 54 (9.57%) Apache
7 30 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (3.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
11 13 (2.30%) Apache Solr
12 12 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (2.13%) IIS
13 11 (1.95%) CMS
14 9 (1.60%) MQSeries
14 9 (1.60%) Mule
15 7 (1.24%) Apache Spark
15 7 (1.24%) GemFire
16 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.35%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.08%) GitHub
3 22 (3.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 21 (3.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 17 (3.01%) Force.com
6 15 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (2.48%) PaaS
8 13 (2.30%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.13%) Boomi
10 11 (1.95%) IaaS
11 9 (1.60%) Google Analytics
11 9 (1.60%) npm
12 8 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.42%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (1.42%) Serverless
13 7 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 7 (1.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.45%) HTTP
2 38 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 25 (4.43%) SSL
4 22 (3.90%) Internet
5 19 (3.37%) PuTTY
6 18 (3.19%) FTP
6 18 (3.19%) WinSCP
7 10 (1.77%) Firewall
8 9 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.06%) DSL
10 4 (0.71%) SNMP
10 4 (0.71%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.18%) AMQP
11 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.18%) Skype
11 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.17%) Relational Database
3 53 (9.40%) RDBMS
4 46 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 41 (7.27%) Oracle Database
6 29 (5.14%) DB2
7 28 (4.96%) MySQL
8 25 (4.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (4.26%) NoSQL
10 19 (3.37%) Hadoop
11 18 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (3.01%) DB2 UDB
12 17 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (3.01%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (2.66%) Big Data
13 15 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 205 (36.35%) Maven
2 184 (32.62%) Git (software)
3 177 (31.38%) JUnit
4 157 (27.84%) Jenkins
5 124 (21.99%) IntelliJ
5 124 (21.99%) JIRA
6 112 (19.86%) Ant
7 99 (17.55%) Selenium
8 80 (14.18%) Subversion
9 67 (11.88%) Cucumber
10 63 (11.17%) Visual Studio
11 61 (10.82%) SoapUI
12 50 (8.87%) Gradle
13 32 (5.67%) Grunt
14 30 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (5.14%) TeamCity
16 28 (4.96%) SonarQube
17 27 (4.79%) HP UFT
18 26 (4.61%) Hudson
19 24 (4.26%) Android Studio
General
1 106 (18.79%) Finance
2 89 (15.78%) Banking
3 25 (4.43%) Retail
4 21 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.01%) Marketing
6 16 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.30%) Electronics
8 11 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.60%) Front Office
10 7 (1.24%) Legal
10 7 (1.24%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.06%) Games
12 5 (0.89%) Automotive
13 4 (0.71%) Publishing
14 3 (0.53%) Advertising
14 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.35%) International Banking
15 2 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 393 (69.68%) Developer
2 286 (50.71%) Java Developer
3 72 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 61 (10.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (6.91%) Software Engineer
6 27 (4.79%) Scala Developer
7 25 (4.43%) Java Engineer
8 24 (4.26%) Analyst
8 24 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (3.72%) Tester
10 19 (3.37%) Software Developer
11 18 (3.19%) Java Software Engineer
12 17 (3.01%) Automation Tester
12 17 (3.01%) HTML Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Test Engineer
13 15 (2.66%) Java Scala Developer
13 15 (2.66%) Test Automation Engineer
14 14 (2.48%) Developer in Test
14 14 (2.48%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (42.02%) Spring
2 194 (34.40%) Web Services
3 191 (33.87%) XML
4 178 (31.56%) Hibernate
5 157 (27.84%) REST
6 138 (24.47%) HTML
7 134 (23.76%) JSON
8 130 (23.05%) CSS
9 124 (21.99%) SOAP
10 106 (18.79%) J2EE
11 86 (15.25%) AngularJS
12 73 (12.94%) Ajax
13 71 (12.59%) RESTful
14 68 (12.06%) JMS
15 67 (11.88%) HTML5
16 64 (11.35%) Java EE
16 64 (11.35%) jQuery
17 62 (10.99%) EJB
18 60 (10.64%) Struts
19 57 (10.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.14%) User Experience
2 24 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.42%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.42%) Smart Home
8 7 (1.24%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
9 6 (1.06%) RIA
10 5 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.89%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.71%) Equities
11 4 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 132 (23.40%) Linux
2 86 (15.25%) Unix
3 70 (12.41%) Windows
4 39 (6.91%) Android
5 27 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (4.61%) Apple iOS
7 17 (3.01%) Windows Server
7 17 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.77%) Solaris
10 9 (1.60%) HPUX
11 6 (1.06%) Debian
12 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.35%) SUSE
14 1 (0.18%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (28.19%) TDD
3 150 (26.60%) Test Automation
4 104 (18.44%) Scrum
5 96 (17.02%) MVC
6 91 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (15.60%) OO
8 84 (14.89%) DevOps
8 84 (14.89%) SOA
9 83 (14.72%) Microservices
10 76 (13.48%) Unit Testing
11 75 (13.30%) Waterfall
12 74 (13.12%) Software Engineering
13 48 (8.51%) SDLC
14 42 (7.45%) Multithreading
15 37 (6.56%) ETL
16 34 (6.03%) E-Commerce
16 34 (6.03%) RAD
16 34 (6.03%) UML
17 33 (5.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 473 (83.87%) Java
2 220 (39.01%) SQL
3 184 (32.62%) JavaScript
4 51 (9.04%) C#
5 45 (7.98%) C++
6 41 (7.27%) Python
7 35 (6.21%) PL/SQL
8 33 (5.85%) Scala
9 32 (5.67%) Apex Code
10 23 (4.08%) XPath
11 19 (3.37%) Ruby
12 18 (3.19%) SOQL
12 18 (3.19%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.01%) F#
13 17 (3.01%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.66%) Groovy
15 12 (2.13%) Perl
16 10 (1.77%) CQL
17 9 (1.60%) C
18 8 (1.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.04%) Degree
3 42 (7.45%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.95%) ISEB
5 9 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.71%) PhD
6 4 (0.71%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) APMG
8 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.18%) HND
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) MCP
8 1 (0.18%) MCSE
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.61%) QA
2 9 (1.60%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 44 (7.80%) Docker
2 16 (2.84%) vSphere
3 11 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.77%) Firmware
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (5.50%) Puppet
2 24 (4.26%) Grafana
2 24 (4.26%) Kibana
3 10 (1.77%) Opsview
4 8 (1.42%) CA Service Virtualization
4 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.06%) Ansible
6 5 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.53%) logstash
9 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.18%) Oozie
9 1 (0.18%) Rancher
9 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 164 (29.08%) Oracle
2 45 (7.98%) webMethods
3 35 (6.21%) HP
4 34 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (5.85%) Perforce
6 32 (5.67%) Microsoft
6 32 (5.67%) Red Hat
7 31 (5.50%) IBM
8 27 (4.79%) VMware
9 20 (3.55%) Adobe
10 19 (3.37%) Software AG
11 15 (2.66%) Google
11 15 (2.66%) Tableau
12 14 (2.48%) SAP
13 12 (2.13%) Dell
14 11 (1.95%) Talend
15 10 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
15 10 (1.77%) TIBCO
16 9 (1.60%) CA
16 9 (1.60%) Informatica