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 3 months to 23 May 2017 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
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 411 349
Rank change year-on-year +72 -62  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 258 254 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 3.10% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 155 174
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -8.88% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 16
Median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.57% -3.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £22.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +29.57% -3.40%  

Eclipse is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7741 8203 7162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.27% 15.34% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5267 5627 4632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +0.12% +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 133 138
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Eclipse
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Eclipse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 May 2017.

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 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 246 £425 -5.55% 60
South East +47 74 £488 +5.56% 15
London -17 61 £493 -3.90% 11
South West +33 33 £375 -31.81% 11
East Midlands +6 26 £410 -3.52% 2
North West +40 24 £388 +10.71% 5
Berkshire +39 22 £500 +8.10% 4
Northamptonshire +6 18 £400 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire -1 18 £325 - 2
West Sussex +35 17 £500 - 4
Manchester +25 14 £388 +29.16% 3
Worthing - 13 £500 - 1
Hampshire +29 12 £325 -14.47% 2
Somerset +6 10 £388 - 1
City of London -19 10 £509 -4.46% 2
East of England +10 9 £338 -28.94% 4
Cheshire - 9 £388 - 1
Northampton +5 8 £338 -
Milton Keynes 0 8 £325 - 1
Bracknell - 8 £513 -
Yorkshire +19 7 £375 - 3
Bristol +9 7 £372 -36.94% 3
Derbyshire - 7 £425 -
Reading +23 6 £435 -5.94% 1
West Midlands +15 6 £500 +13.25% 7
Portsmouth +3 6 - -
West Yorkshire +28 5 £375 +15.38% 1
Gloucestershire +10 5 £450 -18.18% 2
Channel Islands - 5 - -
Thatcham - 5 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Eclipse.

1 396 (76.89%) Java
2 248 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (36.89%) Git (software)
4 184 (35.73%) SQL
5 179 (34.76%) Spring
6 164 (31.84%) XML
7 152 (29.51%) Jenkins
8 143 (27.77%) Web Services
8 143 (27.77%) HTML
9 140 (27.18%) Maven
10 138 (26.80%) JavaScript
11 132 (25.63%) Scrum
12 131 (25.44%) JUnit
13 129 (25.05%) Linux
14 123 (23.88%) Oracle
15 118 (22.91%) SOAP
16 117 (22.72%) Hibernate
17 115 (22.33%) JIRA
18 111 (21.55%) J2EE
19 108 (20.97%) CSS
20 104 (20.19%) IntelliJ
20 104 (20.19%) JSON
21 103 (20.00%) OO
21 103 (20.00%) REST
22 99 (19.22%) Test Automation
23 98 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
23 98 (19.03%) TDD
24 91 (17.67%) Software Engineering
25 88 (17.09%) Windows
25 88 (17.09%) Ant

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 68 (13.20%) Apache
2 63 (12.23%) JBoss
3 51 (9.90%) WebSphere
4 44 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 42 (8.16%) WebLogic
6 32 (6.21%) Confluence
7 24 (4.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 19 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (2.14%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (1.75%) nginx
12 7 (1.36%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.36%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (0.97%) Jetty
13 5 (0.97%) Mule
14 4 (0.78%) CMS
14 4 (0.78%) IIS
15 3 (0.58%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.58%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (3.11%) Doxygen
2 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.17%) Simulink
4 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.39%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.19%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 20 (3.88%) Maximo
2 6 (1.17%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.39%) Pega PRPC
7 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.85%) GitHub
2 19 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 12 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.14%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.94%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 8 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (1.36%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.58%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.83%) TCP/IP
2 25 (4.85%) HTTP
3 19 (3.69%) SSL
4 18 (3.50%) Internet
5 14 (2.72%) PuTTY
5 14 (2.72%) WinSCP
6 10 (1.94%) SNMP
7 8 (1.55%) RFID
8 7 (1.36%) VoIP
9 6 (1.17%) Firewall
10 5 (0.97%) FTP
10 5 (0.97%) LDAP
11 4 (0.78%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.58%) LAN
12 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.39%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.39%) FIX Connectivity
13 2 (0.39%) NFC
14 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.20%) MongoDB
2 67 (13.01%) SQL Server
3 57 (11.07%) Relational Database
4 49 (9.51%) MySQL
5 46 (8.93%) Oracle Database
6 37 (7.18%) NoSQL
7 28 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 27 (5.24%) RDBMS
9 25 (4.85%) Big Data
9 25 (4.85%) Hadoop
10 18 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (2.52%) DB2
12 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.94%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 190 (36.89%) Git (software)
2 152 (29.51%) Jenkins
3 140 (27.18%) Maven
4 131 (25.44%) JUnit
5 115 (22.33%) JIRA
6 104 (20.19%) IntelliJ
7 88 (17.09%) Ant
8 72 (13.98%) Selenium
9 64 (12.43%) Subversion
10 61 (11.84%) Gradle
11 44 (8.54%) Visual Studio
12 34 (6.60%) Hudson
12 34 (6.60%) TeamCity
13 31 (6.02%) Mockito
14 29 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (5.24%) Oracle APEX
16 24 (4.66%) Bitbucket
17 21 (4.08%) Cucumber
17 21 (4.08%) Mercurial
18 20 (3.88%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (13.01%) Finance
2 54 (10.49%) Banking
3 18 (3.50%) Electronics
4 16 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.33%) Retail
6 10 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.36%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.36%) Games
8 7 (1.36%) Marketing
9 6 (1.17%) International Banking
10 5 (0.97%) Front Office
11 4 (0.78%) Automotive
11 4 (0.78%) Back Office
11 4 (0.78%) Military
12 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Advertising
13 2 (0.39%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (63.88%) Developer
2 226 (43.88%) Java Developer
3 58 (11.26%) Software Engineer
4 35 (6.80%) Analyst
5 34 (6.60%) Senior Developer
6 29 (5.63%) Scala Developer
7 23 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (4.27%) Architect
8 22 (4.27%) C++ Developer
9 19 (3.69%) Tester
10 18 (3.50%) Test Analyst
11 16 (3.11%) Software Developer
12 15 (2.91%) Java Scala Developer
12 15 (2.91%) Salesforce Developer
13 14 (2.72%) Author
13 14 (2.72%) Technical Author
14 13 (2.52%) Java Engineer
15 12 (2.33%) Android Developer
15 12 (2.33%) Automation Tester
15 12 (2.33%) Maximo Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (34.76%) Spring
2 164 (31.84%) XML
3 143 (27.77%) HTML
3 143 (27.77%) Web Services
4 118 (22.91%) SOAP
5 117 (22.72%) Hibernate
6 111 (21.55%) J2EE
7 108 (20.97%) CSS
8 104 (20.19%) JSON
9 103 (20.00%) REST
10 67 (13.01%) EJB
11 61 (11.84%) JSP
12 58 (11.26%) HTML5
12 58 (11.26%) XSLT
13 55 (10.68%) RESTful
14 53 (10.29%) jQuery
15 52 (10.10%) .NET
16 50 (9.71%) AngularJS
17 49 (9.51%) Java EE
18 46 (8.93%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.27%) Client/Server
3 20 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.69%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.36%) Clustering
8 7 (1.36%) iSeries
8 7 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (1.36%) RIA
8 7 (1.36%) User Experience
8 7 (1.36%) Web 2.0
9 6 (1.17%) Equities
9 6 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.97%) Replication
11 4 (0.78%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.58%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 129 (25.05%) Linux
2 88 (17.09%) Windows
3 55 (10.68%) Unix
4 32 (6.21%) Android
5 27 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.11%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.94%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.17%) Solaris
11 5 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 3 (0.58%) CentOS
13 3 (0.58%) HPUX
13 3 (0.58%) SUSE
14 1 (0.19%) AIX
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (25.63%) Scrum
3 103 (20.00%) OO
4 99 (19.22%) Test Automation
5 98 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (19.03%) TDD
6 91 (17.67%) Software Engineering
7 77 (14.95%) Unit Testing
8 71 (13.79%) Open Source
9 70 (13.59%) DevOps
10 67 (13.01%) Microservices
11 54 (10.49%) MVC
12 51 (9.90%) SOA
13 40 (7.77%) UML
14 38 (7.38%) BDD
15 36 (6.99%) Test Scripting
16 34 (6.60%) Regression Testing
17 32 (6.21%) Configuration Management
17 32 (6.21%) Integration Testing
18 30 (5.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 396 (76.89%) Java
2 184 (35.73%) SQL
3 138 (26.80%) JavaScript
4 76 (14.76%) C++
5 60 (11.65%) C#
5 60 (11.65%) Python
6 42 (8.16%) C
7 35 (6.80%) Scala
8 25 (4.85%) Perl
9 17 (3.30%) Ruby
10 16 (3.11%) Groovy
11 15 (2.91%) Apex Code
12 14 (2.72%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.72%) F#
13 13 (2.52%) SOQL
14 11 (2.14%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.94%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.75%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.75%) Haskell
17 7 (1.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 35 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.21%) Degree
4 14 (2.72%) ISEB
5 11 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.17%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.39%) CISA
9 2 (0.39%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) HNC
10 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.44%) QA
2 7 (1.36%) Def Stans
2 7 (1.36%) MISRA
2 7 (1.36%) MISRA C
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.39%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (9.90%) Docker
2 13 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (2.52%) vSphere
3 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.78%) HDFS
5 3 (0.58%) Firmware
5 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.39%) LXC
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (6.60%) Puppet
2 13 (2.52%) Ansible
2 13 (2.52%) vRealize
3 10 (1.94%) Oozie
4 9 (1.75%) Grafana
4 9 (1.75%) Kibana
5 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.58%) MOM
8 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.19%) Plesk
8 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 123 (23.88%) Oracle
2 45 (8.74%) Red Hat
3 33 (6.41%) IBM
4 30 (5.83%) webMethods
5 28 (5.44%) Adobe
6 25 (4.85%) Microsoft
7 18 (3.50%) Google
7 18 (3.50%) Perforce
8 17 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (3.11%) HP
10 14 (2.72%) VMware
11 12 (2.33%) TIBCO
12 9 (1.75%) ATG
13 8 (1.55%) Cognos
13 8 (1.55%) Guidewire
13 8 (1.55%) Informatica
13 8 (1.55%) SAP
14 4 (0.78%) Alterian
14 4 (0.78%) Apple
14 4 (0.78%) Sun
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