Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 464 507 417
Rank change year-on-year +43 -90 -30
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 232 414 548
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.11% 2.03% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 213 359
Median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £380 £328 £325
90th Percentile £589 £636 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.50 £43.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.15% +0.99% +9.05%
10th Percentile £40.88 £35.00 £32.11
90th Percentile £46.75 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £43.25 £43.08
% change year-on-year +1.73% +0.41% +9.05%

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 10,987 20,348 19,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.42% 20.91% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,151 13,813 13,477
Median daily rate £488 £480 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +2.13% +10.59%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 283 223
Median hourly rate £42.75 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £26.20 £29.00
90th Percentile £63.23 £54.75 £67.25
Median hourly rate £38.00 £43.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -12.64% - +6.10%

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 29 March 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
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 29 March 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 +55 202 £500 +2.56% 63
UK excluding London -5 149 £475 +5.56% 52
London +123 78 £515 -1.90% 19
South East +44 39 £450 -7.69% 17
South West +26 36 £513 +13.89% 14
Midlands +70 21 £508 +35.33% 4
East of England +25 20 £463 -5.13% 3
East Midlands +43 14 £510 +36.73% 3
Scotland -19 13 £340 -20.00% 4
Wales +35 9 £483 +7.22% 4
West Midlands +52 6 £438 +12.90% 1
Work from Home +21 6 £425 - 2
North of England +8 6 £450 - 6
North East +15 4 £450 - 2
Northern Ireland +4 4 £431 +4.61%
North West +29 2 £425 -5.56% 3
Channel Islands -1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 174 (75.00%) Java
2 124 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (45.26%) Linux
4 92 (39.66%) SQL
5 85 (36.64%) Git (software)
6 74 (31.90%) JavaScript
7 72 (31.03%) Oracle
8 71 (30.60%) Spring
9 64 (27.59%) Scrum
9 64 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 62 (26.72%) Software Engineering
10 62 (26.72%) Security Cleared
11 60 (25.86%) Web Services
12 59 (25.43%) SC Cleared
13 56 (24.14%) Windows
13 56 (24.14%) Maven
14 53 (22.84%) C#
15 51 (21.98%) XML
16 50 (21.55%) JUnit
16 50 (21.55%) REST
17 48 (20.69%) Node.js
17 48 (20.69%) C++
18 47 (20.26%) SOAP
19 46 (19.83%) Jenkins
19 46 (19.83%) JIRA
20 45 (19.40%) Degree
20 45 (19.40%) Mathematics
21 44 (18.97%) Oracle Database
21 44 (18.97%) .NET
21 44 (18.97%) Visual Studio

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 33 (14.22%) WebLogic
2 25 (10.78%) Confluence
3 19 (8.19%) Tomcat
4 18 (7.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (6.03%) JBoss
6 13 (5.60%) Apache
7 12 (5.17%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.72%) Mule
9 4 (1.72%) SAS
10 3 (1.29%) Anypoint
10 3 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.29%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.86%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.86%) IIS
11 2 (0.86%) nginx
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.43%) MTS
12 1 (0.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Oracle AML
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.29%) Infor SunSystems
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.86%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.19%) GitHub
2 16 (6.90%) Boomi
3 9 (3.88%) Azure
3 9 (3.88%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.16%) AWS
5 3 (1.29%) Force.com
5 3 (1.29%) GCP
5 3 (1.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 3 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.86%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.43%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.38%) Ethernet
2 37 (15.95%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.60%) HTTP
4 7 (3.02%) FTP
5 4 (1.72%) Broadband
6 3 (1.29%) SSL
7 2 (0.86%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.86%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.86%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.43%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.43%) LAN
8 1 (0.43%) SNMP
8 1 (0.43%) SSH
8 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.97%) Oracle Database
2 25 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (6.90%) DB2
3 16 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (4.74%) MySQL
7 10 (4.31%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.88%) Power BI
8 9 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.45%) DB2 UDB
9 8 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.59%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (36.64%) Git (software)
2 56 (24.14%) Maven
3 50 (21.55%) JUnit
4 46 (19.83%) Jenkins
4 46 (19.83%) JIRA
5 44 (18.97%) Visual Studio
6 42 (18.10%) NetBeans
7 41 (17.67%) Selenium
8 39 (16.81%) Ant
9 29 (12.50%) Subversion
10 28 (12.07%) IntelliJ
11 21 (9.05%) Toad
12 16 (6.90%) Cucumber
13 12 (5.17%) Artifactory
14 9 (3.88%) SoapUI
15 8 (3.45%) TeamCity
16 7 (3.02%) Axure RP
16 7 (3.02%) Bitbucket
16 7 (3.02%) Mockito
17 5 (2.16%) Gradle
General
1 38 (16.38%) Finance
2 35 (15.09%) Aerospace
3 34 (14.66%) Military
4 25 (10.78%) Banking
5 12 (5.17%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.59%) Retail
7 5 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.72%) Marketing
8 4 (1.72%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Front Office
9 2 (0.86%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Avionics
10 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (41.81%) Developer
2 38 (16.38%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.79%) Analyst
4 21 (9.05%) Software Engineer
5 13 (5.60%) Architect
6 12 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.74%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (4.31%) Software Developer
9 9 (3.88%) Java Engineer
10 8 (3.45%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.02%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) SAP Developer
11 7 (3.02%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.59%) Database Developer
12 6 (2.59%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (2.16%) Consultant
13 5 (2.16%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.60%) Spring
2 60 (25.86%) Web Services
3 51 (21.98%) XML
4 50 (21.55%) REST
5 48 (20.69%) Node.js
6 47 (20.26%) SOAP
7 44 (18.97%) .NET
8 37 (15.95%) HTML
9 36 (15.52%) JSON
10 34 (14.66%) OpenGL
10 34 (14.66%) Qt
11 31 (13.36%) ActiveX
11 31 (13.36%) DirectX
11 31 (13.36%) MFC
12 23 (9.91%) Hibernate
13 22 (9.48%) JSP
13 22 (9.48%) Struts
14 21 (9.05%) CSS
14 21 (9.05%) J2EE
15 20 (8.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.60%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (2.59%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.16%) W3C
4 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (1.72%) PKI
5 3 (1.29%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.86%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.43%) Contactless
7 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (45.26%) Linux
2 56 (24.14%) Windows
3 38 (16.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 38 (16.38%) Unix
4 7 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.72%) Android
6 4 (1.72%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.29%) CentOS
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.86%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Debian
9 1 (0.43%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.43%) MVS
9 1 (0.43%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (27.59%) Scrum
3 62 (26.72%) Software Engineering
4 45 (19.40%) Mathematics
5 39 (16.81%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (15.95%) Test Automation
7 30 (12.93%) DevOps
8 29 (12.50%) OO
9 28 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (11.64%) TDD
11 23 (9.91%) Microservices
11 23 (9.91%) UML
12 20 (8.62%) SOA
13 19 (8.19%) Unit Testing
14 18 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (6.90%) EAI
15 16 (6.90%) OOD
16 15 (6.47%) OOA/OOD
17 14 (6.03%) OOP
17 14 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (75.00%) Java
2 92 (39.66%) SQL
3 74 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 53 (22.84%) C#
5 48 (20.69%) C++
6 31 (13.36%) GLSL
6 31 (13.36%) HLSL
6 31 (13.36%) PL/SQL
7 24 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 21 (9.05%) Python
9 20 (8.62%) Java 8
10 17 (7.33%) XPath
10 17 (7.33%) XQuery
11 15 (6.47%) C
12 9 (3.88%) Perl
13 8 (3.45%) PowerShell
14 7 (3.02%) ABAP
15 6 (2.59%) Groovy
15 6 (2.59%) Korn
15 6 (2.59%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (26.72%) Security Cleared
2 59 (25.43%) SC Cleared
3 45 (19.40%) Degree
4 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.86%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.86%) ISEB
7 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.43%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.76%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.86%) PSD2
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.31%) Docker
3 6 (2.59%) RACF
4 5 (2.16%) NFS
5 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.43%) HDFS
6 1 (0.43%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.02%) Puppet
3 3 (1.29%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.86%) Grafana
4 2 (0.86%) Kibana
5 1 (0.43%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.43%) PTC Integrity
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.43%) Salt
5 1 (0.43%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 72 (31.03%) Oracle
2 64 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.81%) Red Hat
4 15 (6.47%) Dell
5 14 (6.03%) IBM
6 11 (4.74%) SAP
7 10 (4.31%) webMethods
8 9 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.45%) Google
10 6 (2.59%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.72%) HP
11 4 (1.72%) VMware
12 3 (1.29%) Adobe
12 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.29%) Demandware
12 3 (1.29%) Elastic Path
12 3 (1.29%) Green Hills
12 3 (1.29%) Intel
12 3 (1.29%) Sun
12 3 (1.29%) Wind River