The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 467 486 436
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -50
Contract jobs citing EJB 124 100 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.71% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 60 68
Average daily rate
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£438 £414 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.50 - £50.00
EJB
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15232 14151 14218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.72% 27.99% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10519 9141 9319
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 189 245
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in England

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in England

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in England

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in England

EJB
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
London +10 42 £450 +5.88% 11
South East -2 31 £410 +64.00% 7
North West -46 16 £450 +20.00% 6
South West -4 12 £488 +21.87% 9
West Midlands +16 11 £388 -3.12%
East of England +7 3 - - 2
East Midlands -9 3 £450 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire -27 2 £500 - 1
North East - 2 £500 -
EJB
UK

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 227 (94.58%) Java
2 134 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (51.67%) J2EE
4 109 (45.42%) Web Services
5 107 (44.58%) JavaScript
6 104 (43.33%) Oracle
7 103 (42.92%) HTML
8 89 (37.08%) Spring
9 88 (36.67%) SQL
10 82 (34.17%) XML
10 82 (34.17%) JSP
11 78 (32.50%) Hibernate
12 75 (31.25%) Servlets
13 73 (30.42%) Linux
13 73 (30.42%) JMS
14 70 (29.17%) JBoss
15 66 (27.50%) CSS
16 61 (25.42%) SOAP
17 58 (24.17%) Scrum
18 57 (23.75%) Subversion
19 56 (23.33%) Java EE
20 55 (22.92%) WebLogic
21 54 (22.50%) JUnit
22 52 (21.67%) UNIX
22 52 (21.67%) WebSphere
22 52 (21.67%) Relational Database
23 51 (21.25%) TDD
24 50 (20.83%) Python
25 49 (20.42%) UML
26 48 (20.00%) MVC

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 70 (29.17%) JBoss
2 55 (22.92%) WebLogic
3 52 (21.67%) WebSphere
4 32 (13.33%) Confluence
5 23 (9.58%) Apache
6 21 (8.75%) Tomcat
7 20 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (6.25%) MQSeries
8 15 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
9 13 (5.42%) Node.js
10 9 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (3.33%) GlassFish
12 7 (2.92%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (2.08%) Mule ESB
13 5 (2.08%) Mule
13 5 (2.08%) JCAPS
14 4 (1.67%) IIS
14 4 (1.67%) CMS
14 4 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (1.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (7.50%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.75%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (3.33%) Tridion
4 5 (2.08%) Cordys
5 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.42%) GitHub
3 8 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.67%) PaaS
5 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.08%) Internet
2 15 (6.25%) HTTP
3 7 (2.92%) AMQP
4 6 (2.50%) SSL
5 5 (2.08%) Firewall
6 3 (1.25%) Intranet
6 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.42%) VPN
7 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.42%) DMZ
7 1 (0.42%) Extranet
7 1 (0.42%) Wireless
7 1 (0.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.67%) Relational Database
2 38 (15.83%) Oracle Database
3 36 (15.00%) DB2
4 25 (10.42%) SQL Server
5 24 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (7.08%) MongoDB
7 16 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (6.67%) MySQL
8 11 (4.58%) RDBMS
9 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (4.17%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.75%) Big Data
10 9 (3.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 9 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (2.92%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.50%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (0.83%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 57 (23.75%) Subversion
2 54 (22.50%) JUnit
3 46 (19.17%) Eclipse
4 42 (17.50%) Ant
5 40 (16.67%) Maven
6 38 (15.83%) JIRA
7 36 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 16 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 16 (6.67%) TeamCity
9 13 (5.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 10 (4.17%) Gradle
10 10 (4.17%) Hudson
11 8 (3.33%) Log4j
12 7 (2.92%) Artifactory
12 7 (2.92%) Eclipse RCP
12 7 (2.92%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.50%) Selenium
13 6 (2.50%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (11.25%) Finance
2 24 (10.00%) Banking
3 11 (4.58%) Retail
4 7 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.67%) Games
6 3 (1.25%) Front Office
6 3 (1.25%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 159 (66.25%) Developer
2 116 (48.33%) Java Developer
3 25 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 23 (9.58%) Architect
5 19 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (6.67%) Designer
7 15 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (5.83%) Administrator
9 11 (4.58%) Java Architect
10 10 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (3.75%) Consultant
12 7 (2.92%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.92%) Applications Developer
12 7 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (2.50%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.08%) Technical Architect
14 5 (2.08%) Java Web Developer
14 5 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
14 5 (2.08%) Java Software Engineer
15 4 (1.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (51.67%) J2EE
2 109 (45.42%) Web Services
3 103 (42.92%) HTML
4 89 (37.08%) Spring
5 82 (34.17%) JSP
5 82 (34.17%) XML
6 78 (32.50%) Hibernate
7 75 (31.25%) Servlets
8 73 (30.42%) JMS
9 66 (27.50%) CSS
10 61 (25.42%) SOAP
11 56 (23.33%) Java EE
12 45 (18.75%) REST
13 44 (18.33%) Struts
14 36 (15.00%) JPA
15 31 (12.92%) JDBC
15 31 (12.92%) JSON
16 30 (12.50%) JSTL
16 30 (12.50%) jQuery
17 28 (11.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.25%) GIS
3 12 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 11 (4.58%) Wiki
5 8 (3.33%) Web 2.0
5 8 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.67%) User Experience
8 4 (1.67%) Equities
8 4 (1.67%) Online Games
9 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.25%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.83%) Derivative
10 2 (0.83%) DataPower
11 1 (0.42%) iSeries
11 1 (0.42%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.42%) Linux
2 52 (21.67%) UNIX
3 27 (11.25%) Windows
4 16 (6.67%) Solaris
5 11 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.33%) HPUX
7 6 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.17%) Scrum
3 51 (21.25%) TDD
4 49 (20.42%) UML
5 48 (20.00%) MVC
6 40 (16.67%) SOA
7 34 (14.17%) OO
8 26 (10.83%) E-Commerce
9 25 (10.42%) Open Source
10 24 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 24 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 22 (9.17%) SDLC
12 20 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.50%) User Stories
13 18 (7.50%) Process Management
14 17 (7.08%) OOP
14 17 (7.08%) Web Development
15 16 (6.67%) Unit Testing
16 13 (5.42%) Migration
16 13 (5.42%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 227 (94.58%) Java
2 107 (44.58%) JavaScript
3 88 (36.67%) SQL
4 50 (20.83%) Python
5 27 (11.25%) PL/SQL
6 21 (8.75%) Bash Shell
7 20 (8.33%) XPath
8 15 (6.25%) C
9 13 (5.42%) Perl
10 7 (2.92%) PHP
10 7 (2.92%) C#
11 6 (2.50%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (2.08%) Jython
12 5 (2.08%) Scala
12 5 (2.08%) C++
13 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.42%) VBA
13 1 (0.42%) Groovy
13 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (16.25%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.17%) Sun Certification
5 8 (3.33%) Degree
6 5 (2.08%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.83%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.83%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) EMIR
2 1 (0.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (2.92%) Varnish
2 3 (1.25%) Docker
3 2 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (3.75%) Puppet
2 6 (2.50%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.08%) yum
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 104 (43.33%) Oracle
2 29 (12.08%) IBM
3 21 (8.75%) Sybase
4 15 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 12 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.17%) TIBCO
7 9 (3.75%) ATG
7 9 (3.75%) Sun
7 9 (3.75%) hybris
8 8 (3.33%) Elastic Path
8 8 (3.33%) Blue Martini
8 8 (3.33%) Interwoven
9 7 (2.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.92%) webMethods
9 7 (2.92%) Endeca
10 5 (2.08%) Pega
11 4 (1.67%) InterSystems
11 4 (1.67%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.25%) Google
12 3 (1.25%) Perforce
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
WEX Europe Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago