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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 182 196 174
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing EJB 4 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.084% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.29% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
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£515 £419 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.98% +19.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £319 £450
% change year-on-year
+26.95% -29.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £77.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
1519 1750 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.64% 29.26% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1308 1390
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +114.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £82.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) J2EE
2 8 (72.73%) JDBC
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) JSP
4 6 (54.55%) Servlets
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Struts
6 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) Taglibs
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (27.27%) JBoss
7 3 (27.27%) RAD
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) Ant
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
1 8 (72.73%) JDBC
2 6 (54.55%) JSP
2 6 (54.55%) Servlets
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Struts
3 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
3 4 (36.36%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) Taglibs
4 3 (27.27%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (27.27%) DAO
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) RAD
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) AOP
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) RUP
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) COBOL
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft