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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 199 199 206
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing EJB 8 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 1.07% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £325 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -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 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
1765 2155 1955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.50% 29.64% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1378 1646 1492
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £31.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.60% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 October 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) JSP
3 10 (55.56%) Servlets
3 10 (55.56%) J2EE
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) Struts
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) JDBC
5 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
8 5 (27.78%) JMS
8 5 (27.78%) Spring MVC
9 4 (22.22%) Taglibs
9 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (22.22%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) Maven
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Ajax
9 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 4 (22.22%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) JasperReports
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (5.56%) TestNG
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.56%) Redmine
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Portal Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Calypso Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) JSP
2 10 (55.56%) Servlets
2 10 (55.56%) J2EE
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) JDBC
3 8 (44.44%) Struts
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
6 5 (27.78%) JMS
6 5 (27.78%) Spring MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Taglibs
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (22.22%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) JPA
8 3 (16.67%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PMI
1 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) RAD
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) OCPJP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (11.11%) BEA
4 1 (5.56%) Brady
4 1 (5.56%) Calypso
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) SAP