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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 466 487 361
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -126
Contract jobs citing EJB 113 75 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.56% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 117
Average daily rate
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£410 £415 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £265 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
13884 13503 11524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.43% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9154 8977 7355
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 195 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 46 £413 -17.50% 19
South East +8 30 £405 +37.28% 5
South West +15 11 £473 +48.23% 2
East of England +9 9 £375 +41.50% 2
North West -17 5 £500 - 1
East Midlands -11 4 £420 +58.49% 3
Midlands - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
EJB
UK

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 190 (92.68%) Java
2 126 (61.46%) J2EE
3 116 (56.59%) Web Services
4 114 (55.61%) Oracle
5 112 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (40.00%) JBoss
7 76 (37.07%) SQL
8 75 (36.59%) XML
9 74 (36.10%) Linux
10 70 (34.15%) WebLogic
11 67 (32.68%) JSP
12 65 (31.71%) HTML
12 65 (31.71%) Scrum
13 59 (28.78%) Servlets
14 58 (28.29%) TDD
15 57 (27.80%) Spring
15 57 (27.80%) JavaScript
15 57 (27.80%) JMS
16 56 (27.32%) UNIX
17 52 (25.37%) Hibernate
18 51 (24.88%) JUnit
19 50 (24.39%) Subversion
20 49 (23.90%) Security Cleared
21 48 (23.41%) WebSphere
22 45 (21.95%) Oracle Database
23 44 (21.46%) Relational Database
23 44 (21.46%) Java EE
24 43 (20.98%) Eclipse
25 42 (20.49%) Ant
26 41 (20.00%) DV Cleared

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 82 (40.00%) JBoss
2 70 (34.15%) WebLogic
3 48 (23.41%) WebSphere
4 32 (15.61%) Tomcat
5 27 (13.17%) Apache
6 24 (11.71%) Confluence
7 18 (8.78%) GlassFish
7 18 (8.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (5.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (3.90%) MQSeries
10 7 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (2.93%) Documentum
11 6 (2.93%) JCAPS
12 4 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (1.95%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.95%) Commerce Server
13 3 (1.46%) Oracle BPEL
13 3 (1.46%) Mule
13 3 (1.46%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.39%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.41%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (2.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.46%) Tridion
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
2 10 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.63%) Internet
2 13 (6.34%) AMQP
3 12 (5.85%) HTTP
4 9 (4.39%) SSL
4 9 (4.39%) Firewall
5 8 (3.90%) Extranet
5 8 (3.90%) Intranet
6 1 (0.49%) Wireless
6 1 (0.49%) IPsec
6 1 (0.49%) DMZ
6 1 (0.49%) Broadband
6 1 (0.49%) LAN
6 1 (0.49%) WAN
6 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 44 (21.46%) Relational Database
3 28 (13.66%) SQL Server
4 27 (13.17%) MySQL
5 22 (10.73%) DB2
6 21 (10.24%) MongoDB
7 19 (9.27%) NoSQL
7 19 (9.27%) Big Data
8 17 (8.29%) Hadoop
9 12 (5.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (5.37%) RDBMS
10 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (3.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (3.41%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.95%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (24.88%) JUnit
2 50 (24.39%) Subversion
3 43 (20.98%) Eclipse
4 42 (20.49%) Ant
5 39 (19.02%) Maven
5 39 (19.02%) JIRA
6 22 (10.73%) Jenkins
7 21 (10.24%) Cucumber
8 15 (7.32%) SoapUI
9 14 (6.83%) Hudson
10 13 (6.34%) Git (software)
10 13 (6.34%) Mercurial
10 13 (6.34%) Gradle
11 12 (5.85%) Eclipse RCP
12 10 (4.88%) Artifactory
13 7 (3.41%) Toad
14 4 (1.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 3 (1.46%) Log4j
15 3 (1.46%) Mockito
16 2 (0.98%) QUnit
General
1 15 (7.32%) Finance
2 12 (5.85%) Retail
3 10 (4.88%) Banking
4 3 (1.46%) Publishing
4 3 (1.46%) Front Office
5 2 (0.98%) Back Office
5 2 (0.98%) Legal
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
5 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.98%) iGaming
6 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 153 (74.63%) Developer
2 127 (61.95%) Java Developer
3 22 (10.73%) Senior Developer
4 18 (8.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (7.80%) Architect
6 15 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (4.88%) Analyst
8 9 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.41%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.41%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.41%) Web Support Analyst
9 7 (3.41%) Web Analyst
10 6 (2.93%) WebSphere Developer
10 6 (2.93%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (2.93%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Administrator
11 5 (2.44%) Applications Developer
12 4 (1.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (61.46%) J2EE
2 116 (56.59%) Web Services
3 75 (36.59%) XML
4 67 (32.68%) JSP
5 65 (31.71%) HTML
6 59 (28.78%) Servlets
7 57 (27.80%) JMS
7 57 (27.80%) Spring
8 52 (25.37%) Hibernate
9 44 (21.46%) Java EE
10 38 (18.54%) CSS
10 38 (18.54%) JDBC
11 37 (18.05%) SOAP
12 33 (16.10%) JSON
13 32 (15.61%) EJB 3.0
14 31 (15.12%) JPA
15 28 (13.66%) JSF
15 28 (13.66%) Middleware
16 24 (11.71%) Ajax
16 24 (11.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.61%) Open Source
2 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.46%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.46%) Clustering
6 3 (1.46%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.49%) iSeries
8 1 (0.49%) VUI
8 1 (0.49%) PMI
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 74 (36.10%) Linux
2 56 (27.32%) UNIX
3 33 (16.10%) Windows
4 19 (9.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.95%) Windows NT
5 4 (1.95%) Solaris
6 3 (1.46%) HPUX
7 2 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.71%) Scrum
3 58 (28.29%) TDD
4 38 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (18.54%) UML
5 35 (17.07%) MVC
6 34 (16.59%) Software Engineering
7 30 (14.63%) SOA
8 27 (13.17%) E-Commerce
9 26 (12.68%) OO
10 22 (10.73%) OOP
11 18 (8.78%) Unit Testing
12 17 (8.29%) RUP
13 16 (7.80%) Process Management
13 16 (7.80%) Software Delivery
14 15 (7.32%) Configuration Management
14 15 (7.32%) Web Development
14 15 (7.32%) Multithreading
15 14 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (6.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 190 (92.68%) Java
2 76 (37.07%) SQL
3 57 (27.80%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.66%) Python
5 16 (7.80%) XPath
6 15 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 14 (6.83%) C
8 13 (6.34%) C#
9 10 (4.88%) Perl
9 10 (4.88%) PHP
10 9 (4.39%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 6 (2.93%) Clojure
12 6 (2.93%) C++
13 5 (2.44%) JPQL
13 5 (2.44%) Ruby
14 3 (1.46%) Groovy
15 2 (0.98%) Scala
15 2 (0.98%) VB6
15 2 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (23.90%) Security Cleared
2 41 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 23 (11.22%) Degree
4 12 (5.85%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.85%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.95%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.98%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.98%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) SLA
1 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (4.88%) Varnish
2 4 (1.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (6.34%) Puppet
1 13 (6.34%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.39%) yum
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 114 (55.61%) Oracle
2 22 (10.73%) Red Hat
3 21 (10.24%) Sybase
4 13 (6.34%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.37%) Sun
5 11 (5.37%) TIBCO
6 9 (4.39%) IBM
7 7 (3.41%) hybris
8 6 (2.93%) Remedy
9 5 (2.44%) Endeca
10 4 (1.95%) ATG
11 3 (1.46%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.46%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.46%) SAP
11 3 (1.46%) OpenText
11 3 (1.46%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.46%) Elastic Path
12 2 (0.98%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.98%) Pega
12 2 (0.98%) Adobe
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