Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 390 471 436
Rank change year-on-year +81 -35 -31
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 147 392 551
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 2.29% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 185 266
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £398 £360 £325
90th Percentile £678 £638 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 19
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +3.47%
10th Percentile £16.25 £40.50 £31.30
90th Percentile £53.40 £55.07 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £44.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +5.29% -

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 6,149 17,133 20,940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.03% 18.89% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,967 11,170 14,370
Median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.91%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £320
90th Percentile £663 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 280 222
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +1.80%
10th Percentile £23.18 £25.45 £26.50
90th Percentile £56.38 £55.03 £53.63
Median hourly rate £44.00 £44.00 £42.13
% change year-on-year - +4.45% -0.88%

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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 +100 110 £500 - 28
UK excluding London +105 98 £500 +11.11% 22
London +121 46 £525 -2.33% 7
South East +139 30 £500 +1.63% 4
Scotland +30 19 £525 +23.53% 2
Work from Home -19 15 £513 +49.09% 4
East of England +60 12 £325 -12.16% 3
Wales +46 12 £475 -
South West +38 8 £523 +10.00% 6
North of England +101 7 £400 -11.11% 4
Midlands +106 6 £520 +9.47% 3
East Midlands - 6 £520 - 1
North West +89 5 £360 -34.55% 2
Northern Ireland +16 4 £451 +6.12%
Yorkshire +69 1 £400 -8.57% 1
North East +38 1 £450 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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.

1 107 (72.79%) Java
2 78 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (46.94%) SQL
4 58 (39.46%) Oracle
5 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
6 53 (36.05%) Linux
7 51 (34.69%) JIRA
8 45 (30.61%) Web Services
9 43 (29.25%) Security Cleared
10 41 (27.89%) SC Cleared
11 38 (25.85%) WebLogic
12 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
12 37 (25.17%) XML
13 36 (24.49%) Spring
13 36 (24.49%) Software Engineering
13 36 (24.49%) Oracle Database
14 33 (22.45%) Ant
15 32 (21.77%) HTML
15 32 (21.77%) SOAP
16 30 (20.41%) Windows
16 30 (20.41%) Maven
16 30 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
16 30 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (20.41%) Jenkins
17 28 (19.05%) Scrum
17 28 (19.05%) Unix
17 28 (19.05%) C++
18 26 (17.69%) Struts
18 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
19 25 (17.01%) Confluence

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 38 (25.85%) WebLogic
2 25 (17.01%) Confluence
2 25 (17.01%) Tomcat
3 19 (12.93%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (5.44%) JBoss
6 5 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.40%) Jetty
6 5 (3.40%) MQSeries
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Fuse
7 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 4 (2.72%) SAS
8 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.68%) Appian
9 1 (0.68%) Documentum
9 1 (0.68%) Liferay
9 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.40%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (1.36%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.80%) Azure
2 8 (5.44%) AWS
3 7 (4.76%) Boomi
4 5 (3.40%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.04%) Force.com
5 3 (2.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 3 (2.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (1.36%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.68%) GCP
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.48%) Ethernet
1 11 (7.48%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.80%) HTTP
3 7 (4.76%) FTP
3 7 (4.76%) SSH
4 3 (2.04%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.68%) Broadband
5 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.49%) Oracle Database
2 22 (14.97%) DB2
3 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.88%) MySQL
5 15 (10.20%) Relational Database
6 14 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (8.16%) RDBMS
8 9 (6.12%) DB2 UDB
9 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (4.08%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.40%) Power BI
12 4 (2.72%) Big Data
12 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.36%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 51 (34.69%) JIRA
3 33 (22.45%) Ant
4 30 (20.41%) Jenkins
4 30 (20.41%) Maven
5 21 (14.29%) Subversion
5 21 (14.29%) Toad
6 20 (13.61%) Visual Studio
7 18 (12.24%) IntelliJ
8 17 (11.56%) Selenium
9 15 (10.20%) NetBeans
10 13 (8.84%) JUnit
11 12 (8.16%) Cucumber
12 10 (6.80%) ClearCase
13 9 (6.12%) Axure RP
14 8 (5.44%) Gradle
15 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (4.08%) NWDS
16 5 (3.40%) Hudson
16 5 (3.40%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 22 (14.97%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Banking
3 16 (10.88%) Public Sector
4 12 (8.16%) Aerospace
5 11 (7.48%) Military
6 7 (4.76%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.40%) Police
8 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.04%) Front Office
8 3 (2.04%) Law
8 3 (2.04%) Marketing
9 2 (1.36%) Retail
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Electronics
10 1 (0.68%) French Language
10 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (38.78%) Developer
2 25 (17.01%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.93%) Analyst
3 19 (12.93%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.20%) Architect
5 7 (4.76%) Consultant
5 7 (4.76%) DBA
5 7 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 7 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 7 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (4.08%) Administrator
6 6 (4.08%) SAP Developer
6 6 (4.08%) SAP PI Developer
6 6 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.40%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (3.40%) Software Developer
7 5 (3.40%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.61%) Web Services
2 37 (25.17%) XML
3 36 (24.49%) Spring
4 32 (21.77%) HTML
4 32 (21.77%) SOAP
5 26 (17.69%) Struts
6 25 (17.01%) JSON
7 22 (14.97%) J2EE
7 22 (14.97%) Node.js
7 22 (14.97%) REST
8 19 (12.93%) CSS
9 17 (11.56%) AngularJS
10 15 (10.20%) JSP
11 14 (9.52%) Java EE
12 13 (8.84%) .NET
12 13 (8.84%) XSD
13 12 (8.16%) Hibernate
14 11 (7.48%) Qt
15 10 (6.80%) jQuery
15 10 (6.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (5.44%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.76%) User Experience
4 6 (4.08%) Derivative
4 6 (4.08%) W3C
5 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.72%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.72%) Equities
6 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.72%) PKI
7 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.36%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.36%) TWAP
7 2 (1.36%) VWAP
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.05%) Linux
2 30 (20.41%) Windows
3 28 (19.05%) Unix
4 22 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.08%) Android
6 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.40%) CentOS
6 5 (3.40%) Debian
6 5 (3.40%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.36%) VME
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 30 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (19.05%) Scrum
5 26 (17.69%) Test Automation
6 23 (15.65%) OO
7 21 (14.29%) DevOps
8 19 (12.93%) UML
8 19 (12.93%) Waterfall
9 17 (11.56%) TDD
9 17 (11.56%) Unit Testing
10 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
11 15 (10.20%) Mathematics
12 14 (9.52%) OOD
13 13 (8.84%) Microservices
13 13 (8.84%) Programme Management
13 13 (8.84%) Refactoring
14 12 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (72.79%) Java
2 69 (46.94%) SQL
3 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
4 28 (19.05%) C++
5 18 (12.24%) PL/SQL
5 18 (12.24%) Python
6 17 (11.56%) C#
7 14 (9.52%) C
8 13 (8.84%) Perl
9 12 (8.16%) Java 8
10 9 (6.12%) GLSL
10 9 (6.12%) HLSL
10 9 (6.12%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.44%) BeanShell
11 8 (5.44%) Bourne shell
11 8 (5.44%) Groovy
11 8 (5.44%) Korn
11 8 (5.44%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.76%) Scala
12 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) Security Cleared
2 41 (27.89%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.61%) Degree
4 4 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.36%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.44%) RACF
3 6 (4.08%) NFS
4 3 (2.04%) Docker
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Puppet
1 5 (3.40%) Salt
2 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 58 (39.46%) Oracle
2 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.97%) Red Hat
4 19 (12.93%) IBM
5 11 (7.48%) Remedy
6 9 (6.12%) SAP
7 7 (4.76%) Curam
8 6 (4.08%) Dell
8 6 (4.08%) MuleSoft
9 5 (3.40%) Axway
9 5 (3.40%) Cloudera
9 5 (3.40%) Hortonworks
9 5 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.40%) Sparx
9 5 (3.40%) Sybase
10 2 (1.36%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.36%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.36%) Sun
10 2 (1.36%) Talend
11 1 (0.68%) VMware