Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 477 431 412
Rank change year-on-year -46 -19 -11
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 386 559 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 2.67% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 263 299
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -3.74%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £574 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 35
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% -2.60%
10th Percentile £40.50 £31.90 £30.75
90th Percentile £55.07 £45.25 £77.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.29% - +0.59%

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 16,897 20,970 17,260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.77% 20.51% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,000 14,372 11,843
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £310
90th Percentile £638 £613 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 222 301
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +0.59%
10th Percentile £25.50 £26.53 £28.75
90th Percentile £55.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% -0.88% +1.19%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -69 319 £511 +18.21% 105
UK excluding London -24 257 £450 +5.88% 104
London -6 127 £538 +14.67% 14
South East -12 72 £492 +13.76% 32
South West +7 59 £475 +11.76% 15
Scotland +41 48 £413 +3.13% 10
East of England +9 35 £390 -17.89% 5
North of England +13 23 £488 +18.18% 22
Yorkshire +19 14 £481 -1.28% 4
Channel Islands +2 12 - -
North East +22 5 £450 +12.50% 4
Northern Ireland -1 4 - - 2
North West -17 4 £550 +37.50% 14
Midlands -1 2 £475 +15.15% 17
Wales -2 2 - - 1
West Midlands -6 2 £475 -2.56% 13

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 270 (69.95%) Java
2 203 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (41.45%) Git (software)
4 141 (36.53%) Web Services
5 129 (33.42%) Jenkins
6 121 (31.35%) Spring
7 115 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 113 (29.27%) XML
9 109 (28.24%) SQL
10 106 (27.46%) Scrum
11 102 (26.42%) Linux
12 100 (25.91%) Maven
12 100 (25.91%) JSON
13 92 (23.83%) Finance
14 89 (23.06%) JIRA
15 88 (22.80%) JUnit
16 87 (22.54%) IntelliJ
17 84 (21.76%) Windows
18 80 (20.73%) HTML
18 80 (20.73%) Test Automation
18 80 (20.73%) DevOps
19 79 (20.47%) Software Engineering
20 78 (20.21%) Oracle
20 78 (20.21%) Banking
21 71 (18.39%) C++
22 69 (17.88%) Microservices
23 67 (17.36%) CSS
23 67 (17.36%) SOAP
24 66 (17.10%) C#
25 65 (16.84%) Unit Testing

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 41 (10.62%) Confluence
2 39 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 38 (9.84%) JBoss
4 35 (9.07%) WebLogic
5 26 (6.74%) Apache
6 25 (6.48%) Apache Spark
7 23 (5.96%) WebSphere
8 17 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (2.33%) Jetty
11 8 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.81%) nginx
13 6 (1.55%) WebLogic Integration
14 5 (1.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (0.78%) Documentum
15 3 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.30%) FileZilla
4 4 (1.04%) Notepad++
5 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (2.59%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) BASE24
6 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 20 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.92%) Sauce Labs
5 15 (3.89%) GitHub
6 11 (2.85%) OpenShift
7 10 (2.59%) Google Pay
7 10 (2.59%) IBM Blueworks
7 10 (2.59%) Samsung Pay
8 8 (2.07%) Apigee
8 8 (2.07%) PaaS
9 7 (1.81%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.81%) Power Platform
9 7 (1.81%) SaaS
10 5 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.78%) TestFlight
12 2 (0.52%) Force.com
12 2 (0.52%) Tricentis Tosca
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.44%) TCP/IP
2 40 (10.36%) Ethernet
3 15 (3.89%) Bluetooth
3 15 (3.89%) HTTP
4 10 (2.59%) NFC
4 10 (2.59%) SSL
5 7 (1.81%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.55%) PuTTY
7 5 (1.30%) SSH
7 5 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.30%) WinSCP
8 3 (0.78%) Internet
9 2 (0.52%) WebEx
10 1 (0.26%) ATM
10 1 (0.26%) FTP
10 1 (0.26%) LAN
10 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.77%) Oracle Database
1 30 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.51%) MongoDB
3 26 (6.74%) Big Data
4 25 (6.48%) MySQL
5 18 (4.66%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.15%) HBase
8 14 (3.63%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.37%) Apache Hive
10 11 (2.85%) DB2
10 11 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.33%) Impala
12 8 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.07%) QlikView
13 7 (1.81%) Parquet
13 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 160 (41.45%) Git (software)
2 129 (33.42%) Jenkins
3 100 (25.91%) Maven
4 89 (23.06%) JIRA
5 88 (22.80%) JUnit
6 87 (22.54%) IntelliJ
7 57 (14.77%) Selenium
8 50 (12.95%) Subversion
9 49 (12.69%) Ant
10 48 (12.44%) Visual Studio
11 44 (11.40%) NetBeans
12 39 (10.10%) Bitbucket
13 29 (7.51%) Cucumber
14 27 (6.99%) TeamCity
15 19 (4.92%) Gradle
16 16 (4.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 15 (3.89%) Android Studio
18 13 (3.37%) SonarQube
19 12 (3.11%) FindBugs
19 12 (3.11%) Hudson
General
1 92 (23.83%) Finance
2 78 (20.21%) Banking
3 42 (10.88%) Aerospace
4 40 (10.36%) Military
5 14 (3.63%) Front Office
6 13 (3.37%) Retail
7 11 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.59%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.07%) Marketing
10 7 (1.81%) Public Sector
11 6 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.55%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.04%) General Ledger
12 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.78%) Legal
14 2 (0.52%) Electronics
14 2 (0.52%) Law
15 1 (0.26%) Back Office
15 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.26%) Police
Job Titles
1 207 (53.63%) Developer
2 96 (24.87%) Java Developer
3 29 (7.51%) Architect
4 28 (7.25%) Salesforce Developer
5 24 (6.22%) Senior Developer
6 22 (5.70%) Analyst
7 21 (5.44%) Software Engineer
8 19 (4.92%) Android Developer
9 15 (3.89%) Lead Developer
10 13 (3.37%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (2.85%) Senior Android Developer
13 10 (2.59%) Business Analyst
13 10 (2.59%) Consultant
13 10 (2.59%) Scala Developer
14 9 (2.33%) Big Data Developer
14 9 (2.33%) Salesforce Specialist
15 8 (2.07%) Lead Java Developer
15 8 (2.07%) Senior Architect
15 8 (2.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (36.53%) Web Services
2 121 (31.35%) Spring
3 113 (29.27%) XML
4 100 (25.91%) JSON
5 80 (20.73%) HTML
6 67 (17.36%) CSS
6 67 (17.36%) SOAP
7 64 (16.58%) REST
8 60 (15.54%) Node.js
9 53 (13.73%) RESTful
10 51 (13.21%) .NET
10 51 (13.21%) J2EE
11 47 (12.18%) AngularJS
12 45 (11.66%) Hibernate
13 44 (11.40%) jQuery
14 38 (9.84%) Qt
15 37 (9.59%) HTML5
15 37 (9.59%) JSP
16 32 (8.29%) DirectX
16 32 (8.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.99%) User Experience
3 17 (4.40%) Wiki
4 15 (3.89%) Linux Command Line
5 14 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.59%) Digital Wallet
7 10 (2.59%) Reinsurance
7 10 (2.59%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.33%) iSeries
9 8 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.81%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.30%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.30%) Derivative
12 5 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.04%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 102 (26.42%) Linux
2 84 (21.76%) Windows
3 48 (12.44%) Unix
4 27 (6.99%) Android
5 14 (3.63%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.81%) CentOS
9 5 (1.30%) Debian
9 5 (1.30%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.78%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (27.46%) Scrum
3 80 (20.73%) DevOps
3 80 (20.73%) Test Automation
4 79 (20.47%) Software Engineering
5 69 (17.88%) Microservices
6 65 (16.84%) Unit Testing
7 57 (14.77%) UML
8 54 (13.99%) OO
9 53 (13.73%) MVC
10 46 (11.92%) SDLC
10 46 (11.92%) TDD
11 43 (11.14%) SOA
12 41 (10.62%) Mathematics
13 39 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (9.33%) User Stories
15 34 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (8.29%) CRM
16 32 (8.29%) Open Source
17 30 (7.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 270 (69.95%) Java
2 115 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 109 (28.24%) SQL
4 71 (18.39%) C++
5 66 (17.10%) C#
6 34 (8.81%) Python
7 32 (8.29%) GLSL
7 32 (8.29%) HLSL
8 29 (7.51%) Scala
9 28 (7.25%) Apex Code
9 28 (7.25%) Shell Script
10 27 (6.99%) Java 8
11 26 (6.74%) SOQL
12 24 (6.22%) PL/SQL
13 19 (4.92%) Perl
14 16 (4.15%) C
15 13 (3.37%) Groovy
16 12 (3.11%) Ruby
16 12 (3.11%) XPath
17 10 (2.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 65 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 58 (15.03%) Degree
3 53 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.59%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.78%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) IIBA
8 1 (0.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.26%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.51%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) MISRA
3 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) GAAP
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
4 1 (0.26%) IFRS
4 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (12.18%) Docker
2 12 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.81%) HDFS
4 6 (1.55%) RACF
5 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.26%) Firmware
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) XenApp
5 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (4.40%) Puppet
2 16 (4.15%) Ansible
3 14 (3.63%) Kubernetes
4 10 (2.59%) Kibana
5 8 (2.07%) Grafana
6 5 (1.30%) Salt
7 4 (1.04%) Oozie
8 3 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.52%) logstash
9 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 78 (20.21%) Oracle
2 63 (16.32%) Microsoft
3 51 (13.21%) IBM
4 44 (11.40%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (6.48%) MuleSoft
6 24 (6.22%) Google
7 17 (4.40%) Red Hat
7 17 (4.40%) TIBCO
8 12 (3.11%) Cloudera
9 11 (2.85%) webMethods
10 10 (2.59%) Demandware
10 10 (2.59%) Samsung
11 8 (2.07%) Adobe
12 7 (1.81%) Elastic Path
12 7 (1.81%) Informatica
13 6 (1.55%) CODA
13 6 (1.55%) SAP
14 5 (1.30%) Okta
14 5 (1.30%) Sybase
14 5 (1.30%) Workday