Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 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
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 495 520 502
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18 -82
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 98 231 441
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 1.89% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 101 224
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £416 £373 £313
90th Percentile £614 £588 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +4.22% +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 23
Median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.72% - +4.88%
10th Percentile £40.95 £41.00 £33.79
90th Percentile £50.75 £46.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £43.00

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 7,341 12,253 21,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.39% 17.10% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,038 8,326 14,819
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £322 £325 £325
90th Percentile £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.86% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 157 247
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +1.14% +1.15%
10th Percentile £30.00 £16.38 £31.40
90th Percentile £60.30 £66.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% -

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 25 January 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
Top 15 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 25 January 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 +41 60 £510 +7.37% 50
UK excluding London +82 50 £469 +4.22% 43
London +59 30 £533 +3.40% 9
Work from Home -187 19 £540 +27.06% 11
East of England +52 11 - - 5
Northern Ireland +13 11 £431 -
Wales +31 9 £525 +20.69%
North of England +95 5 - - 9
South East +82 5 £481 +4.05% 14
Scotland +34 5 £550 +22.22% 2
North West +58 4 - - 6
Midlands +52 3 £486 +14.35% 3
West Midlands +42 3 £486 +11.09% 1
South West +51 1 £525 +16.67% 10
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 78 (79.59%) Java
2 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 42 (42.86%) SQL
5 36 (36.73%) HTML
6 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 34 (34.69%) Maven
8 32 (32.65%) JIRA
8 32 (32.65%) Jenkins
9 31 (31.63%) Spring
10 30 (30.61%) JSON
11 28 (28.57%) XML
12 27 (27.55%) Oracle
13 25 (25.51%) Scrum
13 25 (25.51%) Unit Testing
14 23 (23.47%) Software Engineering
15 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
16 21 (21.43%) Security Cleared
17 20 (20.41%) Scala
17 20 (20.41%) Banking
17 20 (20.41%) Web Services
17 20 (20.41%) Puppet
17 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
18 19 (19.39%) MongoDB
18 19 (19.39%) HTML5
18 19 (19.39%) CSS
18 19 (19.39%) Ant
18 19 (19.39%) IntelliJ
18 19 (19.39%) Test Automation
19 18 (18.37%) Linux

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 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
2 10 (10.20%) CICS
2 10 (10.20%) Confluence
2 10 (10.20%) JBoss
3 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) Apache
5 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.10%) Jetty
5 5 (5.10%) MQSeries
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 5 (5.10%) Papyrus
5 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.04%) CMS
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.02%) Anypoint
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (1.02%) Radian6
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.02%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Azure
2 6 (6.12%) GitHub
3 3 (3.06%) BrowserStack
3 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.06%) Force.com
3 3 (3.06%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (2.04%) Serverless
5 1 (1.02%) Boomi
5 1 (1.02%) Firebase
5 1 (1.02%) Heroku
5 1 (1.02%) npm
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) Ethernet
1 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.20%) FTP
3 6 (6.12%) HTTP
3 6 (6.12%) SSH
4 4 (4.08%) NAS
5 3 (3.06%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.27%) MySQL
3 10 (10.20%) Adabas
3 10 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.10%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (5.10%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.10%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.04%) Big Data
8 2 (2.04%) DB2
8 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.04%) SQLite
9 1 (1.02%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.02%) GIS
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (34.69%) Maven
3 32 (32.65%) Jenkins
3 32 (32.65%) JIRA
4 19 (19.39%) Ant
4 19 (19.39%) IntelliJ
5 17 (17.35%) Selenium
6 15 (15.31%) ClearCase
6 15 (15.31%) JUnit
7 14 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 12 (12.24%) Jasmine
8 12 (12.24%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (12.24%) Mocha
9 11 (11.22%) NetBeans
9 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
10 10 (10.20%) MSTest
11 9 (9.18%) Gradle
11 9 (9.18%) WebLogic Workshop
12 7 (7.14%) Subversion
13 5 (5.10%) Hudson
General
1 20 (20.41%) Banking
2 18 (18.37%) Finance
3 14 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 12 (12.24%) Aerospace
5 11 (11.22%) Military
6 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking
7 5 (5.10%) Law
7 5 (5.10%) Retail Banking
8 4 (4.08%) Retail
9 3 (3.06%) Front Office
10 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
10 2 (2.04%) Marketing
11 1 (1.02%) Legal
11 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (47.96%) Developer
2 28 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.20%) Angular Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Data Modeller
8 6 (6.12%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Android Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Mobile Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.73%) HTML
2 31 (31.63%) Spring
3 30 (30.61%) JSON
4 28 (28.57%) XML
5 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
5 20 (20.41%) Web Services
6 19 (19.39%) CSS
6 19 (19.39%) HTML5
7 18 (18.37%) Node.js
7 18 (18.37%) Play Framework
7 18 (18.37%) Spring Boot
8 16 (16.33%) REST
9 14 (14.29%) EJB
10 13 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
11 12 (12.24%) JSP
12 11 (11.22%) Qt
12 11 (11.22%) SOAP
12 11 (11.22%) WSDL
13 10 (10.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (11.22%) Mainframe
2 8 (8.16%) Derivative
2 8 (8.16%) User Experience
3 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.08%) IVR
6 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.06%) Equities
6 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) TWAP
6 3 (3.06%) VWAP
7 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.02%) NHS
8 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.02%) RIA
8 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Linux
2 15 (15.31%) Windows
3 12 (12.24%) Android
4 9 (9.18%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.18%) Unix
5 6 (6.12%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.10%) CentOS
6 5 (5.10%) Debian
6 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.10%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.51%) Scrum
2 25 (25.51%) Unit Testing
3 23 (23.47%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.39%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.37%) Microservices
6 15 (15.31%) TDD
7 14 (14.29%) DevOps
8 13 (13.27%) SDLC
9 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (12.24%) Mathematics
9 12 (12.24%) Web Design
10 11 (11.22%) BDD
10 11 (11.22%) Project Delivery
11 10 (10.20%) Functional Testing
11 10 (10.20%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (10.20%) OO
11 10 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (10.20%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (10.20%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (79.59%) Java
2 42 (42.86%) SQL
3 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.41%) Scala
5 18 (18.37%) C++
6 17 (17.35%) Java 8
7 11 (11.22%) C#
8 10 (10.20%) Assembly Language
8 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.20%) CLIST
8 10 (10.20%) COBOL
8 10 (10.20%) JCL
8 10 (10.20%) Natural
8 10 (10.20%) REXX
9 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
10 7 (7.14%) GLSL
10 7 (7.14%) HLSL
10 7 (7.14%) Kotlin
11 6 (6.12%) Python
11 6 (6.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.24%) Degree
4 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.02%) ISEB
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.04%) WCAG
4 1 (1.02%) PMO
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Docker
2 10 (10.20%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 20 (20.41%) Puppet
2 12 (12.24%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.10%) Salt
4 1 (1.02%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) Rancher
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Oracle
2 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.22%) Sparx
4 9 (9.18%) IBM
5 6 (6.12%) MuleSoft
5 6 (6.12%) webMethods
6 5 (5.10%) Axway
6 5 (5.10%) Cloudera
6 5 (5.10%) Hortonworks
6 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.10%) Sybase
7 3 (3.06%) Curam
8 2 (2.04%) Adobe
8 2 (2.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Sun
8 2 (2.04%) Talend
9 1 (1.02%) hybris
9 1 (1.02%) Workday