Period
to 8 May 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 8 May 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
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 507 447 516
Rank change year-on-year -60 +69 -68
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 169 207 374
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 2.26% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 84 191
10th Percentile £360 £383 £350
25th Percentile £413 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £494 £488
Median % change year-on-year +6.33% +1.28% +14.71%
75th Percentile £563 £530 £575
90th Percentile £626 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £457 £475 £463
% change year-on-year -3.89% +2.54% +15.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 16
10th Percentile £43.43 £40.38 £36.81
25th Percentile £47.81 £41.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate £53.50 £44.50 £46.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.22% -3.26% +2.22%
75th Percentile £56.50 £46.00 £48.49
90th Percentile " £47.35 £51.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £45.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +25.56% +0.56% -0.56%

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 9,717 9,172 18,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.26% 17.67% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,538 6,292 12,904
10th Percentile £338 £331 £331
25th Percentile £405 £406 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £491 £495 £480
Median % change year-on-year -0.81% +3.13% +1.05%
75th Percentile £575 £580 £575
90th Percentile £656 £660 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -4.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 143 268
10th Percentile £26.90 £18.25 £22.95
25th Percentile £40.00 £37.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £44.18
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.51% +3.95%
75th Percentile £55.63 £55.00 £50.00
90th Percentile £63.00 £63.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 8 May 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 8 May 2021.

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 8 May 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 -42 130 £525 +5.00% 49
UK excluding London -4 70 £457 -3.89% 31
London -15 67 £550 +7.84% 18
Work from Home -226 42 £525 +23.53% 8
East of England +19 15 £600 +29.73% 5
South East +21 12 £475 - 8
Wales +16 12 £525 +10.53%
Midlands +6 11 £413 -19.12% 6
North of England +38 10 £540 +23.43% 10
East Midlands +12 9 £386 -24.63% 2
North West +22 8 £450 +5.88% 5
Northern Ireland +10 5 £432 +23.29%
Scotland -22 4 £450 +32.35%
West Midlands +1 2 £425 -2.86% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £650 - 5
South West +16 1 £575 -11.54% 2

For the 6 months to 8 May 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 (68.64%) Java
2 84 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (49.11%) Git (software)
4 68 (40.24%) SQL
5 59 (34.91%) Jenkins
6 56 (33.14%) Maven
7 55 (32.54%) JIRA
8 54 (31.95%) JavaScript
8 54 (31.95%) Social Skills
9 43 (25.44%) Oracle
10 42 (24.85%) HTML
10 42 (24.85%) XML
11 41 (24.26%) IntelliJ
12 38 (22.49%) JSON
12 38 (22.49%) Web Services
12 38 (22.49%) Docker
13 37 (21.89%) Spring
14 35 (20.71%) Linux
15 32 (18.93%) Scrum
15 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
16 31 (18.34%) C++
17 30 (17.75%) JUnit
17 30 (17.75%) Test Automation
18 28 (16.57%) Finance
19 27 (15.98%) Visual Studio
20 26 (15.38%) WebLogic
20 26 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (14.79%) REST
21 25 (14.79%) Windows
21 25 (14.79%) Degree

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 26 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 21 (12.43%) Confluence
3 11 (6.51%) CICS
3 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.92%) JBoss
4 10 (5.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.55%) Apache
5 6 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.37%) Jetty
7 4 (2.37%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Fuse
8 3 (1.78%) Anypoint
8 3 (1.78%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.18%) Documentum
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) BASE24
1 4 (2.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Radian6
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.65%) AWS
2 11 (6.51%) GitHub
3 10 (5.92%) Azure
4 8 (4.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 6 (3.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (2.96%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.96%) PaaS
6 5 (2.96%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.37%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (2.37%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.78%) Force.com
8 3 (1.78%) npm
9 1 (0.59%) Azure App Service
9 1 (0.59%) Azure Service Fabric
9 1 (0.59%) Boomi
9 1 (0.59%) Heroku
9 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) Ethernet
1 11 (6.51%) FTP
1 11 (6.51%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.73%) HTTP
3 6 (3.55%) SSL
4 4 (2.37%) ATM
4 4 (2.37%) NAS
4 4 (2.37%) SSH
5 3 (1.78%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.18%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.59%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.20%) MongoDB
2 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.69%) MySQL
3 13 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.51%) Adabas
5 8 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.73%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.96%) Power BI
7 5 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.37%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (2.37%) Big Data
8 4 (2.37%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (2.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 83 (49.11%) Git (software)
2 59 (34.91%) Jenkins
3 56 (33.14%) Maven
4 55 (32.54%) JIRA
5 41 (24.26%) IntelliJ
6 30 (17.75%) JUnit
7 27 (15.98%) Visual Studio
8 21 (12.43%) Ant
8 21 (12.43%) Cucumber
9 17 (10.06%) ClearCase
9 17 (10.06%) Selenium
10 13 (7.69%) Visual Studio Code
11 11 (6.51%) Bitbucket
11 11 (6.51%) NetBeans
11 11 (6.51%) REST Assured
11 11 (6.51%) Subversion
12 10 (5.92%) WebLogic Workshop
13 9 (5.33%) Gradle
13 9 (5.33%) Postman
14 8 (4.73%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 54 (31.95%) Social Skills
2 28 (16.57%) Finance
3 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (12.43%) Banking
5 15 (8.88%) Public Sector
6 12 (7.10%) Aerospace
6 12 (7.10%) Retail
7 11 (6.51%) Military
8 10 (5.92%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (3.55%) Marketing
10 4 (2.37%) Law
10 4 (2.37%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.78%) Back Office
11 3 (1.78%) Front Office
11 3 (1.78%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.59%) Advertising
12 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.59%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (43.79%) Developer
2 41 (24.26%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.83%) Analyst
4 15 (8.88%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.10%) Java Engineer
5 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) QA Automation Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) QA Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Architect
8 8 (4.73%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Salesforce Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Consultant
9 7 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Angular Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.85%) HTML
1 42 (24.85%) XML
2 38 (22.49%) JSON
2 38 (22.49%) Web Services
3 37 (21.89%) Spring
4 25 (14.79%) REST
5 21 (12.43%) AngularJS
6 20 (11.83%) EJB
6 20 (11.83%) HTML5
6 20 (11.83%) Node.js
7 19 (11.24%) Play Framework
8 18 (10.65%) Spring Boot
9 17 (10.06%) J2EE
10 15 (8.88%) .NET
10 15 (8.88%) Hibernate
11 14 (8.28%) CSS
11 14 (8.28%) SOAP
11 14 (8.28%) Struts
12 13 (7.69%) JSP
13 12 (7.10%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Mainframe
2 10 (5.92%) User Experience
3 7 (4.14%) Reinsurance
4 5 (2.96%) Derivative
4 5 (2.96%) Tandem
5 4 (2.37%) IVR
5 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.37%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.37%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.37%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.78%) Equities
6 3 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.78%) TWAP
6 3 (1.78%) VWAP
7 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.71%) Linux
2 25 (14.79%) Windows
3 16 (9.47%) Unix
4 12 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.92%) CentOS
6 8 (4.73%) Android
7 7 (4.14%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.37%) Debian
9 4 (2.37%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.18%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.93%) Scrum
2 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.75%) Test Automation
4 26 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (14.20%) DevOps
5 24 (14.20%) Microservices
6 20 (11.83%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.24%) OO
8 14 (8.28%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.28%) ETL
8 14 (8.28%) Validation
9 13 (7.69%) BDD
9 13 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.10%) Migration
10 12 (7.10%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (7.10%) SDLC
10 12 (7.10%) TDD
10 12 (7.10%) User Stories
11 11 (6.51%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 116 (68.64%) Java
2 68 (40.24%) SQL
3 54 (31.95%) JavaScript
4 31 (18.34%) C++
5 20 (11.83%) Scala
6 19 (11.24%) Python
7 17 (10.06%) Bash Shell
8 16 (9.47%) Java 8
9 15 (8.88%) C#
10 12 (7.10%) Perl
11 11 (6.51%) Assembly Language
11 11 (6.51%) CLIST
11 11 (6.51%) COBOL
11 11 (6.51%) JCL
11 11 (6.51%) Natural
11 11 (6.51%) REXX
12 10 (5.92%) Apex Code
12 10 (5.92%) Ruby
13 9 (5.33%) C
14 8 (4.73%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.79%) Degree
2 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.65%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 15022
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 38 (22.49%) Docker
2 11 (6.51%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (12.43%) Puppet
2 17 (10.06%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.73%) Ansible
4 5 (2.96%) Terraform
5 4 (2.37%) Salt
6 3 (1.78%) Ambari
6 3 (1.78%) Apache Slider
6 3 (1.78%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (1.78%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.78%) Oozie
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 43 (25.44%) Oracle
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.88%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.33%) IBM
4 9 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.73%) Sybase
6 7 (4.14%) Cloudera
6 7 (4.14%) HP
6 7 (4.14%) SAP
7 6 (3.55%) Adobe
8 5 (2.96%) IBM Sterling
8 5 (2.96%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.96%) webMethods
9 4 (2.37%) Axway
9 4 (2.37%) Google
9 4 (2.37%) Hortonworks
9 4 (2.37%) Informatica
9 4 (2.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (2.37%) Sparx
10 3 (1.78%) Teradata