Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 355 356
Rank change year-on-year -51 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 569 706 750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 4.08% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 436 501
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £308
90th Percentile £594 £574 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £415 £380
% change year-on-year - +9.21% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 45
UK median hourly rate £41.15 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22.30 £27.00 £34.40
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.15 £44.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year -7.01% +13.46% +11.43%

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 18966 17312 16348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.70% 16.51% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 11665 10881
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 250 340
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.70 £53.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 November 2017. 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 -56 498 £450 +2.80% 41
UK excluding London -7 358 £415 - 31
London -72 205 £519 +9.21% 15
South East +37 159 £450 +7.14% 10
North of England +27 41 £375 -11.76% 7
South West +9 41 £388 -25.30% 3
Scotland -20 35 £360 +5.88% 4
North West +9 27 £375 -10.71% 7
Midlands -31 27 £418 -1.76% 6
East of England -16 23 £450 +28.57%
Northern Ireland -20 23 £415 +66.00%
West Midlands +3 17 £425 -5.76% 4
Yorkshire +14 10 £338 -15.63%
East Midlands -24 10 £370 -11.90% 2
Wales -3 7 £394 -5.12% 1
Channel Islands - 5 - -
North East +59 4 £525 +14.13%

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 467 (82.07%) Java
2 305 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (42.88%) Spring
4 240 (42.18%) SQL
5 212 (37.26%) Web Services
6 195 (34.27%) JavaScript
7 192 (33.74%) JUnit
8 190 (33.39%) Maven
8 190 (33.39%) Git (software)
9 182 (31.99%) XML
10 181 (31.81%) Oracle
10 181 (31.81%) Hibernate
11 149 (26.19%) Jenkins
12 145 (25.48%) TDD
13 138 (24.25%) Test Automation
14 135 (23.73%) HTML
15 134 (23.55%) Linux
16 131 (23.02%) JSON
17 127 (22.32%) REST
18 124 (21.79%) CSS
19 118 (20.74%) SOAP
20 117 (20.56%) IntelliJ
21 113 (19.86%) OO
22 110 (19.33%) Scrum
23 108 (18.98%) Ant
24 107 (18.80%) JIRA
25 105 (18.45%) Finance
26 97 (17.05%) J2EE
27 96 (16.87%) Subversion
28 93 (16.34%) MVC

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 74 (13.01%) JBoss
2 71 (12.48%) WebLogic
3 67 (11.78%) Tomcat
4 66 (11.60%) WebSphere
5 59 (10.37%) Apache
6 37 (6.50%) Confluence
7 31 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (3.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.64%) Apache Solr
10 14 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (2.28%) CMS
12 12 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
13 10 (1.76%) MQSeries
14 9 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (1.58%) GemFire
15 8 (1.41%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.70%) Mule
18 3 (0.53%) Drupal
18 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.70%) Doxygen
3 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.87%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 22 (3.87%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 19 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.64%) OpenShift
4 14 (2.46%) GitHub
5 12 (2.11%) Force.com
6 10 (1.76%) npm
7 8 (1.41%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.88%) Boomi
8 5 (0.88%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.88%) Google Checkout
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.70%) Serverless
10 3 (0.53%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 29 (5.10%) HTTP
3 28 (4.92%) Internet
4 21 (3.69%) SSL
5 20 (3.51%) PuTTY
6 19 (3.34%) FTP
6 19 (3.34%) WinSCP
7 8 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.70%) Skype
8 4 (0.70%) SNMP
8 4 (0.70%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.53%) LDAP
10 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.18%) AMQP
11 1 (0.18%) Firewall
11 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.18%) Relational Database
2 73 (12.83%) SQL Server
3 61 (10.72%) RDBMS
4 47 (8.26%) Oracle Database
5 39 (6.85%) MongoDB
6 37 (6.50%) MySQL
7 26 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (4.39%) DB2
9 24 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (4.22%) Hadoop
10 20 (3.51%) NoSQL
11 19 (3.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (2.99%) DB2 UDB
14 15 (2.64%) Big Data
14 15 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (1.23%) Jackrabbit
18 6 (1.05%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 192 (33.74%) JUnit
2 190 (33.39%) Git (software)
2 190 (33.39%) Maven
3 149 (26.19%) Jenkins
4 117 (20.56%) IntelliJ
5 108 (18.98%) Ant
6 107 (18.80%) JIRA
7 96 (16.87%) Subversion
8 80 (14.06%) Selenium
9 58 (10.19%) Visual Studio
10 57 (10.02%) SoapUI
11 54 (9.49%) Gradle
12 49 (8.61%) Cucumber
13 34 (5.98%) Mockito
14 33 (5.80%) Hudson
15 31 (5.45%) Grunt
16 29 (5.10%) Oracle APEX
17 27 (4.75%) SonarQube
17 27 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (4.75%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (18.45%) Finance
2 91 (15.99%) Banking
3 20 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.99%) Retail
5 15 (2.64%) Electronics
6 14 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.46%) Marketing
7 11 (1.93%) Front Office
8 9 (1.58%) Games
8 9 (1.58%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.05%) Legal
10 5 (0.88%) Publishing
11 4 (0.70%) Automotive
11 4 (0.70%) International Banking
11 4 (0.70%) Military
12 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 395 (69.42%) Developer
2 285 (50.09%) Java Developer
3 61 (10.72%) Senior Developer
4 51 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
4 51 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 36 (6.33%) Analyst
6 27 (4.75%) Java Engineer
7 25 (4.39%) Software Developer
8 24 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (3.87%) Java Software Engineer
9 22 (3.87%) Scala Developer
10 19 (3.34%) HTML Developer
11 18 (3.16%) Salesforce Developer
12 17 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (2.99%) Java Scala Developer
12 17 (2.99%) Test Analyst
13 16 (2.81%) Architect
14 15 (2.64%) Lead Developer
14 15 (2.64%) Test Engineer
15 14 (2.46%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (42.88%) Spring
2 212 (37.26%) Web Services
3 182 (31.99%) XML
4 181 (31.81%) Hibernate
5 135 (23.73%) HTML
6 131 (23.02%) JSON
7 127 (22.32%) REST
8 124 (21.79%) CSS
9 118 (20.74%) SOAP
10 97 (17.05%) J2EE
11 86 (15.11%) AngularJS
12 85 (14.94%) RESTful
13 73 (12.83%) JMS
14 66 (11.60%) Ajax
15 62 (10.90%) jQuery
16 61 (10.72%) JSP
17 59 (10.37%) HTML5
17 59 (10.37%) Struts
18 58 (10.19%) EJB
18 58 (10.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.22%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.81%) User Experience
6 13 (2.28%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.58%) Equities
9 8 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.41%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.23%) iPad
10 7 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.23%) Smart Home
10 7 (1.23%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.05%) STB
12 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.88%) iSeries
12 5 (0.88%) RIA
13 4 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 134 (23.55%) Linux
2 80 (14.06%) Unix
3 76 (13.36%) Windows
4 31 (5.45%) Android
5 23 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.16%) Windows Server
8 13 (2.28%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.93%) Solaris
10 10 (1.76%) HPUX
10 10 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.23%) Debian
12 4 (0.70%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.35%) SUSE
15 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (25.48%) TDD
3 138 (24.25%) Test Automation
4 113 (19.86%) OO
5 110 (19.33%) Scrum
6 93 (16.34%) MVC
7 88 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (14.94%) Software Engineering
9 82 (14.41%) Unit Testing
10 81 (14.24%) SOA
11 66 (11.60%) Waterfall
12 64 (11.25%) Microservices
13 60 (10.54%) DevOps
14 51 (8.96%) ETL
15 43 (7.56%) RAD
16 42 (7.38%) SDLC
17 41 (7.21%) Multithreading
18 37 (6.50%) E-Commerce
19 36 (6.33%) UML
20 33 (5.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 467 (82.07%) Java
2 240 (42.18%) SQL
3 195 (34.27%) JavaScript
4 49 (8.61%) Python
5 41 (7.21%) C++
6 40 (7.03%) C#
7 33 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 30 (5.27%) Apex Code
9 25 (4.39%) Scala
10 22 (3.87%) SOQL
11 21 (3.69%) T-SQL
11 21 (3.69%) XPath
12 19 (3.34%) F#
12 19 (3.34%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.46%) C
13 14 (2.46%) Ruby
14 11 (1.93%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.93%) Perl
15 9 (1.58%) Groovy
16 6 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (10.02%) Degree
2 54 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 42 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.46%) ISEB
5 12 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 12 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.88%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.70%) MCP
7 4 (0.70%) MCSE
7 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.70%) PhD
8 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.18%) CBAP
10 1 (0.18%) IIBA
10 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 36 (6.33%) Docker
2 17 (2.99%) vSphere
3 10 (1.76%) Firmware
4 6 (1.05%) HDFS
5 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.35%) XenApp
7 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (4.39%) Puppet
2 16 (2.81%) Grafana
2 16 (2.81%) Kibana
3 8 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (1.05%) Oozie
5 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.70%) Ansible
6 4 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
6 4 (0.70%) vRealize
7 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
8 1 (0.18%) Rancher
Vendors
1 181 (31.81%) Oracle
2 42 (7.38%) webMethods
3 33 (5.80%) HP
3 33 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 33 (5.80%) Perforce
4 31 (5.45%) IBM
4 31 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 31 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (3.69%) Software AG
6 18 (3.16%) VMware
7 16 (2.81%) Adobe
8 15 (2.64%) Talend
9 14 (2.46%) Google
9 14 (2.46%) SAP
9 14 (2.46%) Tableau
10 13 (2.28%) TIBCO
11 10 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (1.76%) Solace
11 10 (1.76%) Sybase
12 7 (1.23%) Cloudera