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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 181 193 191
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing EJB 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.66% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £411 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.52% -8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
1549 1829 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.17% 30.15% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1360 1358
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Average hourly rate £27.37 £42.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £28.05 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £190.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 11 (84.62%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) JBoss
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) Maven
5 6 (46.15%) Java EE
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) JSP
6 5 (38.46%) Servlets
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (30.77%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (23.08%) Hudson
8 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (23.08%) REST
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) WCF
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
4 2 (15.38%) Confluence
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Hudson
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) FlexUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (7.69%) Redmine
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Flex Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
1 6 (46.15%) Java EE
2 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
2 5 (38.46%) Servlets
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) JDBC
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) AOP
5 2 (15.38%) EAI
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) COBOL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Varnish
2 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) InterSystems
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + 3 month minimum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago