Period
to 20 May 2018

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 May 2018 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 431 400 377
Rank change year-on-year -31 -23 -12
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 523 514 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.68% 3.35% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 273 419
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £325 £308 £300
90th Percentile £575 £556 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 33 23
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +13.16% +3.40%
10th Percentile £39.23 £30.85 £21.25
90th Percentile £47.63 £77.50 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +18.42% +4.11%

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 19,544 15,366 15,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.40% 16.92% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,468 10,367 10,591
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £293
90th Percentile £611 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 314 341
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%
10th Percentile £30.10 £21.28 £25.00
90th Percentile £67.25 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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 May 2018.

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
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 May 2018. 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 -64 449 £425 - 143
UK excluding London -27 338 £400 - 113
London -15 167 £500 +1.52% 43
South East +2 139 £456 -6.55% 34
South West +4 51 £425 +9.68% 19
Scotland +2 49 £400 +6.67% 11
Midlands -32 41 £375 +3.45% 12
North of England -41 31 £400 +3.23% 30
West Midlands -11 24 £375 +9.49% 7
East of England -15 21 £525 +50.00% 5
East Midlands -24 17 £363 -4.92% 5
North West -36 17 £400 +3.23% 19
Yorkshire -20 13 £369 -7.81% 5
Northern Ireland - 5 £431 -
Wales -7 2 £338 -25.00% 2
North East +5 1 £450 -10.00% 6

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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.

1 413 (78.97%) Java
2 282 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (38.24%) Git (software)
4 196 (37.48%) Spring
5 186 (35.56%) Maven
6 173 (33.08%) Jenkins
7 169 (32.31%) Web Services
8 163 (31.17%) XML
9 161 (30.78%) Test Automation
10 151 (28.87%) JavaScript
11 148 (28.30%) JUnit
12 146 (27.92%) REST
13 139 (26.58%) SQL
14 137 (26.20%) JIRA
15 135 (25.81%) Linux
16 132 (25.24%) JSON
17 126 (24.09%) TDD
18 121 (23.14%) Oracle
19 120 (22.94%) SOAP
19 120 (22.94%) Hibernate
20 112 (21.41%) Selenium
21 111 (21.22%) IntelliJ
22 109 (20.84%) Scrum
23 108 (20.65%) J2EE
24 102 (19.50%) Finance
25 100 (19.12%) DevOps
26 99 (18.93%) HTML
27 93 (17.78%) Ant
28 91 (17.40%) CSS
28 91 (17.40%) Cucumber

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 88 (16.83%) Confluence
2 58 (11.09%) WebSphere
3 48 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 45 (8.60%) Apache
5 43 (8.22%) WebLogic
6 40 (7.65%) JBoss
7 31 (5.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (3.82%) CMS
9 16 (3.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
10 14 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (2.29%) IIS
12 11 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (1.91%) GemFire
13 10 (1.91%) MQSeries
14 8 (1.53%) Apache Solr
14 8 (1.53%) Mule
14 8 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.34%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.96%) Doxygen
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Workday HCM
2 3 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) BASE24
4 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.19%) Maximo
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (7.27%) GitHub
3 28 (5.35%) PaaS
4 17 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (2.29%) IaaS
5 12 (2.29%) NuGet
6 11 (2.10%) Boomi
7 8 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.53%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 8 (1.53%) Serverless
8 7 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 7 (1.34%) CloudFront
8 7 (1.34%) Sauce Labs
9 6 (1.15%) Force.com
9 6 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 4 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.31%) TCP/IP
2 28 (5.35%) PuTTY
2 28 (5.35%) WinSCP
3 24 (4.59%) HTTP
4 15 (2.87%) DSL
5 14 (2.68%) Firewall
6 12 (2.29%) SSL
7 7 (1.34%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.34%) Internet
8 5 (0.96%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.76%) SNMP
10 3 (0.57%) SSH
11 2 (0.38%) Broadband
11 2 (0.38%) VoIP
12 1 (0.19%) ATM
12 1 (0.19%) IPsec
12 1 (0.19%) Junos
12 1 (0.19%) RTP
12 1 (0.19%) SMS
12 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 55 (10.52%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 42 (8.03%) MySQL
5 36 (6.88%) RDBMS
6 31 (5.93%) MongoDB
7 29 (5.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 28 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (5.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 27 (5.16%) DB2
9 27 (5.16%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.49%) Big Data
10 13 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (2.10%) Apache Hive
12 11 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (2.10%) HBase
13 9 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 200 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 186 (35.56%) Maven
3 173 (33.08%) Jenkins
4 148 (28.30%) JUnit
5 137 (26.20%) JIRA
6 112 (21.41%) Selenium
7 111 (21.22%) IntelliJ
8 93 (17.78%) Ant
9 91 (17.40%) Cucumber
10 83 (15.87%) Subversion
11 60 (11.47%) Gradle
12 55 (10.52%) SoapUI
13 41 (7.84%) Visual Studio
14 38 (7.27%) TeamCity
15 35 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (6.50%) HP UFT
17 32 (6.12%) TestNG
18 30 (5.74%) Oracle APEX
18 30 (5.74%) SpecFlow
19 29 (5.54%) Appium
General
1 102 (19.50%) Finance
2 62 (11.85%) Banking
3 34 (6.50%) Retail
4 20 (3.82%) Front Office
5 16 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.10%) Marketing
7 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.34%) Games
8 7 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.34%) Military
9 6 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.76%) Electronics
10 4 (0.76%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
11 3 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Avionics
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 314 (60.04%) Developer
2 198 (37.86%) Java Developer
3 59 (11.28%) Senior Developer
4 51 (9.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (7.46%) Analyst
6 37 (7.07%) Tester
7 33 (6.31%) Automation Tester
7 33 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 22 (4.21%) Java Engineer
9 20 (3.82%) Oracle Developer
9 20 (3.82%) Test Analyst
10 17 (3.25%) Scala Developer
10 17 (3.25%) Test Engineer
11 16 (3.06%) Android Developer
12 15 (2.87%) Full Stack Developer
13 14 (2.68%) Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (2.68%) Consultant
14 13 (2.49%) Business Analyst
14 13 (2.49%) React Developer
14 13 (2.49%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (37.48%) Spring
2 169 (32.31%) Web Services
3 163 (31.17%) XML
4 146 (27.92%) REST
5 132 (25.24%) JSON
6 120 (22.94%) Hibernate
6 120 (22.94%) SOAP
7 108 (20.65%) J2EE
8 99 (18.93%) HTML
9 91 (17.40%) CSS
10 78 (14.91%) RESTful
11 66 (12.62%) HTML5
12 62 (11.85%) .NET
13 61 (11.66%) jQuery
14 57 (10.90%) JMS
15 55 (10.52%) EJB
16 54 (10.33%) Gherkin
17 48 (9.18%) AngularJS
18 46 (8.80%) Java EE
19 41 (7.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.12%) User Experience
2 29 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.49%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.34%) Replication
9 7 (1.34%) Wiki
10 6 (1.15%) CPLD
10 6 (1.15%) CUDA
10 6 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.15%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (0.76%) Derivative
12 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.76%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 135 (25.81%) Linux
2 86 (16.44%) Unix
3 82 (15.68%) Windows
4 37 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (6.31%) Android
6 32 (6.12%) Apple iOS
7 28 (5.35%) Windows Server
8 23 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.68%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.10%) Solaris
11 10 (1.91%) HPUX
12 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.76%) CentOS
14 3 (0.57%) Debian
15 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (30.78%) Test Automation
3 126 (24.09%) TDD
4 109 (20.84%) Scrum
5 100 (19.12%) DevOps
6 85 (16.25%) OO
7 81 (15.49%) Microservices
7 81 (15.49%) Unit Testing
8 72 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (11.66%) BDD
10 60 (11.47%) SOA
10 60 (11.47%) Software Engineering
11 51 (9.75%) MVC
12 45 (8.60%) Test Scripting
13 43 (8.22%) Kanban
14 40 (7.65%) SDLC
15 37 (7.07%) Data Modelling
16 36 (6.88%) E-Commerce
16 36 (6.88%) RAD
17 35 (6.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 413 (78.97%) Java
2 151 (28.87%) JavaScript
3 139 (26.58%) SQL
4 62 (11.85%) C++
5 59 (11.28%) Java 8
6 55 (10.52%) C#
7 47 (8.99%) Python
8 33 (6.31%) PL/SQL
9 29 (5.54%) F#
10 27 (5.16%) Scala
11 19 (3.63%) Groovy
12 18 (3.44%) Ruby
13 17 (3.25%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.68%) Apex Code
15 12 (2.29%) CQL
15 12 (2.29%) Perl
16 10 (1.91%) C
17 8 (1.53%) Kotlin
17 8 (1.53%) VC++
18 7 (1.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (10.52%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.18%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.31%) Degree
4 22 (4.21%) ISEB
4 22 (4.21%) ISEB Practitioner
4 22 (4.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) APMG
7 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.38%) OCA
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.38%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.19%) MBA
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.40%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.19%) ECSS
4 1 (0.19%) MIL-STD-1553
4 1 (0.19%) MISRA
4 1 (0.19%) MISRA C
System Software
1 35 (6.69%) Docker
2 25 (4.78%) vSphere
3 12 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (1.91%) HDFS
6 7 (1.34%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 32 (6.12%) HP ALM
2 22 (4.21%) Puppet
3 12 (2.29%) Opsview
4 11 (2.10%) Kibana
5 10 (1.91%) Grafana
5 10 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.53%) Ansible
7 5 (0.96%) vRealize
8 4 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.76%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.76%) logstash
9 3 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.57%) Salt
10 2 (0.38%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.19%) Netcool
11 1 (0.19%) Oozie
11 1 (0.19%) Terraform
11 1 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 121 (23.14%) Oracle
2 43 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.22%) webMethods
3 40 (7.65%) HP
3 40 (7.65%) Red Hat
4 37 (7.07%) VMware
5 28 (5.35%) Software AG
6 26 (4.97%) IBM
7 25 (4.78%) Perforce
8 21 (4.02%) Adobe
9 17 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (2.49%) Dell
10 13 (2.49%) Google
11 7 (1.34%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.34%) SAP
11 7 (1.34%) Workday
12 6 (1.15%) CA
12 6 (1.15%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.96%) Informatica
14 4 (0.76%) Sybase