The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 152 184 201
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +17
Contract jobs citing EJB 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.078% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £495 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +26.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EJB
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
987 1561 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.37% 30.36% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 1258 1288
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
3 3 (42.86%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) FishEye
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) FishEye
2 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) VisualAge
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Domain Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
1 3 (42.86%) EJB 3.0
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
1 3 (42.86%) JMS
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Dojo
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE 5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) MooTools
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) InterSystems
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat