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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 166 202 185
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Contract jobs citing EJB 4 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Median daily rate £500 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £385 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1218 1781 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.65% 30.06% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1455 1266
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing EJB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EJB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for EJB.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
3 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Servlets
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) Back Office
6 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (30.00%) Unix
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) SOAP
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) JDBC
7 3 (30.00%) JSP
7 3 (30.00%) MuleSoft
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) Mule
3 2 (20.00%) Mule ESB
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Spock
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Domain Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Middleware Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior WebSphere Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) Servlets
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) JDBC
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) Flash
7 2 (20.00%) FpML
7 2 (20.00%) ODBC
7 2 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Struts
7 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Enrichment
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) MuleSoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ATG
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) Solace