The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 133 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing EJB 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£225 £265 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -33.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
EJB
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 858 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.62% 29.57% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 541 389
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £247 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 42
Average hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +42.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -9 4 - -
Bedfordshire +9 2 £225 -15.09%
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) Servlets
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
4 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (63.64%) Struts
4 7 (63.64%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) JSP
5 6 (54.55%) JMS
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) JDBC
5 6 (54.55%) JUnit
6 5 (45.45%) DB2
6 5 (45.45%) Perl
6 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
6 5 (45.45%) IBM
7 4 (36.36%) XPath
7 4 (36.36%) JSTL
7 4 (36.36%) XMLBeans
7 4 (36.36%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) Blue Martini
7 4 (36.36%) ATG
7 4 (36.36%) Log4j
7 4 (36.36%) Web 2.0
7 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 4 (36.36%) Elastic Path
7 4 (36.36%) Waterfall

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) Log4j
3 4 (36.36%) Subversion
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
1 10 (90.91%) Servlets
2 7 (63.64%) JSP
2 7 (63.64%) Struts
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
3 6 (54.55%) JDBC
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) XMLBeans
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) XSLT
4 4 (36.36%) XHTML
4 4 (36.36%) JSTL
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) Java EE
7 1 (9.09%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Web 2.0
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) HPUX
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) UML
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) RAD
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Content Management
1 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) B2C
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) XPath
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Interwoven
2 4 (36.36%) ATG
2 4 (36.36%) Blue Martini
2 4 (36.36%) Elastic Path
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 2 (18.18%) Endeca
3 2 (18.18%) Pega
3 2 (18.18%) OpenText
3 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe