Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 357 359
Rank change year-on-year -49 +2 -16
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 547 702 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 4.01% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 436 457
UK median daily rate £425 £430 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +4.88% +9.33%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £584 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -2.38% +12.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 49
UK median hourly rate £41.15 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.56% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26.15 £24.18 £32.54
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.33 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -8.17% +20.00% +7.14%

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 18289 17507 15802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.40% 16.43% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12650 11866 10454
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 253 314
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +3.17%
10th Percentile £30.40 £24.00 £24.31
90th Percentile £63.13 £53.75 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.31
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.30% +4.83%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -53 477 £450 - 81
UK excluding London -8 341 £410 -2.38% 59
London -57 200 £496 +4.47% 28
South East +44 150 £425 -5.56% 20
South West +9 41 £375 -30.23% 9
North of England +42 35 £388 -7.74% 11
Scotland +5 35 £360 +5.88% 6
East of England -8 25 £375 +7.14% 3
Midlands -40 23 £425 -1.16% 10
Northern Ireland -30 21 £415 +66.00%
North West +16 20 £388 -5.49% 3
West Midlands +1 16 £494 +8.01% 6
Yorkshire +21 12 £375 -6.25% 6
Wales -20 7 £394 -5.12%
East Midlands -34 7 £425 +1.19% 4
Channel Islands - 6 - -
North East +62 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 443 (80.99%) Java
2 283 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (43.14%) Spring
4 220 (40.22%) SQL
5 190 (34.73%) Git (software)
6 186 (34.00%) Web Services
7 182 (33.27%) JavaScript
8 181 (33.09%) JUnit
9 173 (31.63%) XML
10 167 (30.53%) Maven
11 164 (29.98%) Oracle
12 163 (29.80%) Hibernate
13 141 (25.78%) Jenkins
14 134 (24.50%) Linux
15 128 (23.40%) TDD
16 122 (22.30%) HTML
17 121 (22.12%) Scrum
18 120 (21.94%) CSS
19 118 (21.57%) JSON
19 118 (21.57%) Test Automation
20 117 (21.39%) OO
21 108 (19.74%) IntelliJ
22 106 (19.38%) JIRA
23 104 (19.01%) REST
24 101 (18.46%) Ant
25 96 (17.55%) J2EE
26 95 (17.37%) SOAP
27 94 (17.18%) Finance
27 94 (17.18%) MVC
28 91 (16.64%) Subversion

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 71 (12.98%) WebLogic
2 70 (12.80%) JBoss
3 66 (12.07%) Apache
4 64 (11.70%) WebSphere
5 63 (11.52%) Tomcat
6 36 (6.58%) Confluence
7 28 (5.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (3.84%) Apache Solr
8 21 (3.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (2.38%) CMS
10 12 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 12 (2.19%) Apache Spark
10 12 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.83%) GemFire
11 10 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.28%) MQSeries
13 6 (1.10%) nginx
14 3 (0.55%) Drupal
14 3 (0.55%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.73%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 22 (4.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 17 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.93%) GitHub
4 14 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.19%) Force.com
5 12 (2.19%) OpenShift
6 11 (2.01%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.83%) npm
8 9 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (1.46%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (1.10%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.91%) Google Checkout
11 5 (0.91%) Serverless
12 4 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.73%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.85%) TCP/IP
2 24 (4.39%) Internet
3 23 (4.20%) HTTP
4 19 (3.47%) SSL
5 16 (2.93%) FTP
6 15 (2.74%) PuTTY
7 14 (2.56%) WinSCP
8 7 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.91%) LDAP
10 4 (0.73%) Skype
10 4 (0.73%) SNMP
10 4 (0.73%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.37%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.18%) Firewall
12 1 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.25%) Relational Database
2 65 (11.88%) SQL Server
3 50 (9.14%) RDBMS
4 41 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 41 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 36 (6.58%) MySQL
6 33 (6.03%) Hadoop
7 28 (5.12%) Big Data
7 28 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (4.75%) NoSQL
9 25 (4.57%) DB2
10 22 (4.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (3.11%) DB2 UDB
12 15 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (2.19%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 190 (34.73%) Git (software)
2 181 (33.09%) JUnit
3 167 (30.53%) Maven
4 141 (25.78%) Jenkins
5 108 (19.74%) IntelliJ
6 106 (19.38%) JIRA
7 101 (18.46%) Ant
8 91 (16.64%) Subversion
9 70 (12.80%) Selenium
10 57 (10.42%) Visual Studio
11 46 (8.41%) Gradle
12 42 (7.68%) SoapUI
13 41 (7.50%) Cucumber
14 39 (7.13%) Hudson
15 36 (6.58%) Mockito
16 32 (5.85%) Grunt
17 26 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (4.57%) Oracle APEX
19 24 (4.39%) WebDriver
20 22 (4.02%) NetBeans
General
1 94 (17.18%) Finance
2 84 (15.36%) Banking
3 21 (3.84%) Electronics
3 21 (3.84%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.47%) Retail
5 15 (2.74%) Marketing
6 13 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.46%) Front Office
7 8 (1.46%) Games
8 6 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.91%) International Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Legal
10 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.55%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Military
10 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 383 (70.02%) Developer
2 271 (49.54%) Java Developer
3 53 (9.69%) Software Engineer
4 52 (9.51%) Senior Developer
5 41 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (5.48%) Analyst
7 28 (5.12%) Software Developer
8 25 (4.57%) Java Engineer
9 23 (4.20%) Scala Developer
10 21 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (3.29%) Lead Developer
11 18 (3.29%) Salesforce Developer
12 17 (3.11%) C++ Developer
13 16 (2.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 15 (2.74%) Java Software Developer
14 15 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
15 14 (2.56%) Java Scala Developer
15 14 (2.56%) Tester
16 13 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (43.14%) Spring
2 186 (34.00%) Web Services
3 173 (31.63%) XML
4 163 (29.80%) Hibernate
5 122 (22.30%) HTML
6 120 (21.94%) CSS
7 118 (21.57%) JSON
8 104 (19.01%) REST
9 96 (17.55%) J2EE
10 95 (17.37%) SOAP
11 83 (15.17%) AngularJS
12 77 (14.08%) RESTful
13 68 (12.43%) JMS
14 59 (10.79%) EJB
15 58 (10.60%) Ajax
16 57 (10.42%) JSP
17 55 (10.05%) HTML5
17 55 (10.05%) Spring MVC
18 54 (9.87%) Struts
19 53 (9.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.67%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.66%) Algorithms
4 16 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (2.74%) User Experience
6 11 (2.01%) Equities
6 11 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.28%) iPad
9 7 (1.28%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.10%) iSeries
10 6 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.10%) Smart Home
10 6 (1.10%) STB
11 5 (0.91%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.73%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 134 (24.50%) Linux
2 84 (15.36%) Windows
3 75 (13.71%) Unix
4 29 (5.30%) Android
5 24 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 13 (2.38%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.01%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.28%) HPUX
9 7 (1.28%) Solaris
10 5 (0.91%) Debian
11 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (23.40%) TDD
3 121 (22.12%) Scrum
4 118 (21.57%) Test Automation
5 117 (21.39%) OO
6 94 (17.18%) MVC
7 88 (16.09%) Software Engineering
8 87 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (13.71%) SOA
10 69 (12.61%) Unit Testing
11 63 (11.52%) Microservices
12 54 (9.87%) DevOps
13 53 (9.69%) ETL
14 52 (9.51%) Open Source
15 48 (8.78%) Multithreading
15 48 (8.78%) Waterfall
16 43 (7.86%) SDLC
17 41 (7.50%) OOD
18 37 (6.76%) UML
19 35 (6.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 443 (80.99%) Java
2 220 (40.22%) SQL
3 182 (33.27%) JavaScript
4 55 (10.05%) Python
5 46 (8.41%) C#
6 44 (8.04%) C++
7 30 (5.48%) Apex Code
8 28 (5.12%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.57%) Scala
10 22 (4.02%) SOQL
11 19 (3.47%) Shell Script
12 18 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.29%) Perl
13 17 (3.11%) C
13 17 (3.11%) XPath
14 16 (2.93%) T-SQL
15 14 (2.56%) F#
15 14 (2.56%) Ruby
16 8 (1.46%) Groovy
16 8 (1.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (11.52%) Degree
2 51 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 36 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.93%) ISEB
5 11 (2.01%) ISEB Practitioner
5 11 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.83%) Sun Certification
7 7 (1.28%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.91%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.73%) MCP
9 4 (0.73%) MCSE
9 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.73%) PhD
10 2 (0.37%) HND
10 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.18%) CBAP
11 1 (0.18%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.39%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.55%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.18%) MISRA
4 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 35 (6.40%) Docker
2 12 (2.19%) vSphere
3 10 (1.83%) HDFS
4 9 (1.65%) Firmware
5 5 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (4.94%) Puppet
2 13 (2.38%) Oozie
3 12 (2.19%) Grafana
3 12 (2.19%) Kibana
4 10 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.73%) vRealize
6 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.37%) Ansible
8 1 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 164 (29.98%) Oracle
2 40 (7.31%) webMethods
3 34 (6.22%) Red Hat
4 31 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
5 29 (5.30%) IBM
6 24 (4.39%) HP
7 23 (4.20%) Microsoft
7 23 (4.20%) Perforce
8 20 (3.66%) Adobe
9 17 (3.11%) Google
9 17 (3.11%) Software AG
10 14 (2.56%) Tableau
10 14 (2.56%) TIBCO
11 13 (2.38%) VMware
12 11 (2.01%) SAP
13 10 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (1.46%) Talend
15 7 (1.28%) Solace
15 7 (1.28%) Sybase
16 6 (1.10%) hybris