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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Eclipse
UK
Rank 337 357 326
Rank change year-on-year +20 -31  
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 269 297 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.51% 3.86% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 191 209
Median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 7
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.30 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56%  

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 7668 7703 6878
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.26% 14.59% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5151 5124 4410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

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 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eclipse in the UK

Eclipse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +55 248 £438 +4.16% 74
London 0 70 £496 +5.58% 26
South East +13 62 £394 -4.54% 12
South West +7 25 £535 +2.88% 2
East Midlands +3 22 £338 +1.88% 5
Berkshire +31 21 £500 +5.26% 5
North West +37 20 £420 +40.00% 14
City of London +6 20 £475 -17.39% 5
East of England +5 18 £350 -22.22% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 14 £375 +15.38% 1
Somerset +15 13 - - 2
Yorkshire +12 12 £440 +12.82% 5
Hampshire +26 11 £336 +3.46% 2
West Yorkshire +21 11 £440 +15.40% 3
Cheshire - 11 £388 - 1
Leeds +9 10 £440 +15.40% 3
West Midlands +8 10 £343 -2.14% 4
Scotland +7 10 £375 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire - 10 £275 - 1
Manchester +19 9 £450 +20.00% 10
Northamptonshire +1 9 £338 +3.84% 1
Surrey 0 9 - - 1
Reading +20 8 - - 4
Yeovil +14 8 - -
Portsmouth -4 8 £348 +6.92%
Milton Keynes -10 8 £438 +34.61% 1
Thatcham - 8 - -
Edinburgh +11 6 £375 +3.44%
Nottingham +8 6 £315 - 3
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £315 - 3

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 421 (76.68%) Java
2 268 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (36.07%) XML
4 173 (31.51%) Git (software)
5 171 (31.15%) Spring
6 166 (30.24%) SQL
7 163 (29.69%) Web Services
8 162 (29.51%) HTML
9 148 (26.96%) Maven
10 146 (26.59%) JavaScript
11 134 (24.41%) Jenkins
12 131 (23.86%) Linux
13 130 (23.68%) Oracle
14 129 (23.50%) SOAP
14 129 (23.50%) Scrum
15 125 (22.77%) CSS
16 118 (21.49%) Hibernate
17 117 (21.31%) REST
18 116 (21.13%) JUnit
19 112 (20.40%) TDD
20 109 (19.85%) JIRA
21 106 (19.31%) J2EE
22 104 (18.94%) JSON
23 98 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
24 93 (16.94%) Subversion
25 89 (16.21%) Ant
25 89 (16.21%) IntelliJ
26 88 (16.03%) OO
27 83 (15.12%) Finance
28 82 (14.94%) XSLT

Eclipse
Top Related 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 65 (11.84%) Apache
2 59 (10.75%) JBoss
2 59 (10.75%) WebSphere
3 55 (10.02%) Tomcat
4 32 (5.83%) Confluence
5 30 (5.46%) WebLogic
6 26 (4.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 25 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (2.37%) CMS
9 12 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.82%) Mule
11 9 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (1.64%) GlassFish
12 8 (1.46%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.28%) Anypoint
13 7 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.91%) Jetty
14 5 (0.91%) Liferay
14 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.73%) Alfresco
Applications
1 23 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.37%) Doxygen
3 8 (1.46%) MS Office
4 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.36%) Simulink
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 16 (2.91%) Maximo
2 6 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.64%) GitHub
2 15 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.19%) PaaS
4 8 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.46%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.09%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.91%) IaaS
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.73%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.73%) Heroku
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.36%) Boomi
8 2 (0.36%) Google Checkout
8 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.64%) Internet
3 19 (3.46%) HTTP
4 17 (3.10%) SNMP
5 10 (1.82%) SSL
5 10 (1.82%) VoIP
6 9 (1.64%) LDAP
7 7 (1.28%) PuTTY
7 7 (1.28%) RFID
7 7 (1.28%) WinSCP
8 6 (1.09%) LAN
9 5 (0.91%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.91%) FTP
10 3 (0.55%) Firewall
10 3 (0.55%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.36%) AMQP
11 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.36%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.36%) NFC
11 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.57%) Relational Database
2 66 (12.02%) SQL Server
3 52 (9.47%) MySQL
4 50 (9.11%) MongoDB
5 43 (7.83%) Oracle Database
6 31 (5.65%) NoSQL
7 24 (4.37%) RDBMS
8 22 (4.01%) DB2
9 20 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (2.91%) Big Data
10 16 (2.91%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.82%) DB2 UDB
13 8 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.28%) SQLite
15 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 173 (31.51%) Git (software)
2 148 (26.96%) Maven
3 134 (24.41%) Jenkins
4 116 (21.13%) JUnit
5 109 (19.85%) JIRA
6 93 (16.94%) Subversion
7 89 (16.21%) Ant
7 89 (16.21%) IntelliJ
8 64 (11.66%) Gradle
9 57 (10.38%) Selenium
10 41 (7.47%) Visual Studio
11 29 (5.28%) Mockito
12 27 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 27 (4.92%) Cucumber
13 26 (4.74%) Hudson
13 26 (4.74%) WebDriver
14 24 (4.37%) Android Studio
15 22 (4.01%) SoapUI
16 21 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (3.83%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (15.12%) Finance
2 55 (10.02%) Banking
3 17 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.55%) Retail
5 10 (1.82%) Back Office
5 10 (1.82%) Electronics
6 9 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.64%) Front Office
6 9 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.46%) Games
8 6 (1.09%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) Military
9 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.55%) French Language
10 3 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) International Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 355 (64.66%) Developer
2 245 (44.63%) Java Developer
3 45 (8.20%) Software Engineer
4 44 (8.01%) Senior Developer
5 42 (7.65%) Analyst
6 34 (6.19%) Architect
7 32 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (4.74%) Android Developer
9 25 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 21 (3.83%) Agile Developer
11 20 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
11 20 (3.64%) C++ Developer
12 19 (3.46%) Scala Developer
13 17 (3.10%) Java Engineer
14 16 (2.91%) Salesforce Developer
14 16 (2.91%) Software Developer
15 15 (2.73%) Tester
16 14 (2.55%) Author
16 14 (2.55%) Linux Engineer
16 14 (2.55%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (36.07%) XML
2 171 (31.15%) Spring
3 163 (29.69%) Web Services
4 162 (29.51%) HTML
5 129 (23.50%) SOAP
6 125 (22.77%) CSS
7 118 (21.49%) Hibernate
8 117 (21.31%) REST
9 106 (19.31%) J2EE
10 104 (18.94%) JSON
11 82 (14.94%) XSLT
12 73 (13.30%) jQuery
13 70 (12.75%) JSP
14 60 (10.93%) Java EE
15 59 (10.75%) RESTful
16 58 (10.56%) HTML5
17 57 (10.38%) EJB
18 55 (10.02%) Struts
19 52 (9.47%) .NET
20 48 (8.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.37%) Client/Server
4 22 (4.01%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.00%) User Experience
7 9 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (1.64%) Reinsurance
8 8 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.46%) Replication
9 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.91%) RIA
9 5 (0.91%) Web 2.0
10 4 (0.73%) Derivative
10 4 (0.73%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
10 4 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.73%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 131 (23.86%) Linux
2 70 (12.75%) Windows
3 54 (9.84%) Unix
4 50 (9.11%) Android
5 22 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.55%) Solaris
7 12 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.09%) HPUX
9 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.73%) CentOS
11 4 (0.73%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 3 (0.55%) AIX
12 3 (0.55%) SUSE
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (23.50%) Scrum
3 112 (20.40%) TDD
4 98 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (16.03%) OO
6 72 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 69 (12.57%) MVC
8 62 (11.29%) Unit Testing
9 61 (11.11%) UML
10 52 (9.47%) SOA
11 44 (8.01%) Open Source
12 40 (7.29%) E-Commerce
13 39 (7.10%) DevOps
14 37 (6.74%) Microservices
15 36 (6.56%) BDD
16 35 (6.38%) Mobile Development
17 33 (6.01%) Regression Testing
17 33 (6.01%) Test Scripting
18 31 (5.65%) RAD
19 30 (5.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 421 (76.68%) Java
2 166 (30.24%) SQL
3 146 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 70 (12.75%) C++
5 67 (12.20%) C#
6 51 (9.29%) Python
7 42 (7.65%) C
8 33 (6.01%) Scala
9 22 (4.01%) Apex Code
9 22 (4.01%) Perl
10 18 (3.28%) Groovy
11 16 (2.91%) Ruby
12 14 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.55%) SOQL
12 14 (2.55%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.64%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.28%) F#
14 7 (1.28%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.09%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 65 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 47 (8.56%) SC Cleared
3 37 (6.74%) Degree
4 16 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.28%) ISEB
6 5 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) CISA
9 1 (0.18%) HNC
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.83%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) Def Stans
3 2 (0.36%) HL7
3 2 (0.36%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.36%) MISRA
3 2 (0.36%) MISRA C
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) SAS 70
System Software
1 34 (6.19%) Docker
2 7 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.09%) vSphere
4 3 (0.55%) Firmware
5 2 (0.36%) LXC
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.55%) Puppet
2 13 (2.37%) Ansible
3 9 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.09%) vRealize
5 4 (0.73%) Grafana
5 4 (0.73%) Kibana
6 3 (0.55%) CloudHub
6 3 (0.55%) MOM
7 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.36%) logstash
7 2 (0.36%) Terraform
7 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.18%) Plesk
8 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 130 (23.68%) Oracle
2 41 (7.47%) Red Hat
3 37 (6.74%) IBM
4 31 (5.65%) Adobe
5 27 (4.92%) Microsoft
6 25 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (3.10%) Google
7 17 (3.10%) Perforce
8 13 (2.37%) webMethods
9 11 (2.00%) ATG
9 11 (2.00%) SAP
9 11 (2.00%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.46%) Guidewire
10 8 (1.46%) HP
10 8 (1.46%) Informatica
11 7 (1.28%) Alterian
11 7 (1.28%) Apple
11 7 (1.28%) Cognos
12 6 (1.09%) Telerik
12 6 (1.09%) VMware
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