The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 63 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing EJB 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.11% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 0.35% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£435 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 282 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.97% 30.65% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 138 185
Average daily rate £335 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.07 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +20.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EJB across the Cheshire region.

EJB Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the Cheshire region.

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

EJB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing EJB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EJB.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) EAI
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) JDBC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing EJB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EJB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) EAI
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase