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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 468 458 378
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -80
Contract jobs citing EJB 96 88 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.71% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 86
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £319 £390
% change year-on-year
+28.52% -18.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £77.50 -
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
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -22 36 £450 +3.15% 12
South East -10 28 £418 +15.17% 7
South West -21 15 £350 +11.11% 4
North West -7 10 £500 - 5
East of England -1 3 £343 -35.37% 4
East Midlands +3 2 £500 +88.67% 4
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 4
EJB
UK

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 166 (94.86%) Java
2 101 (57.71%) Oracle
3 98 (56.00%) J2EE
4 94 (53.71%) Web Services
5 93 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (38.29%) HTML
7 64 (36.57%) XML
8 62 (35.43%) JSP
9 61 (34.86%) Hibernate
10 58 (33.14%) Spring
10 58 (33.14%) SQL
11 56 (32.00%) JBoss
12 55 (31.43%) WebLogic
13 49 (28.00%) CSS
14 48 (27.43%) Servlets
14 48 (27.43%) Scrum
15 47 (26.86%) WebSphere
16 45 (25.71%) Maven
16 45 (25.71%) TDD
16 45 (25.71%) JavaScript
16 45 (25.71%) UNIX
16 45 (25.71%) Oracle Database
17 44 (25.14%) Linux
18 43 (24.57%) JDBC
18 43 (24.57%) JSON
19 42 (24.00%) Java EE
19 42 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (24.00%) EJB 3.0
20 41 (23.43%) MVC
21 38 (21.71%) JUnit

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 56 (32.00%) JBoss
2 55 (31.43%) WebLogic
3 47 (26.86%) WebSphere
4 34 (19.43%) Tomcat
5 30 (17.14%) Apache
6 17 (9.71%) GlassFish
7 16 (9.14%) Confluence
8 12 (6.86%) CMS
9 11 (6.29%) Alfresco
9 11 (6.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (3.43%) Documentum
12 4 (2.29%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (1.71%) JCAPS
13 3 (1.71%) Commerce Server
13 3 (1.71%) MQSI
14 2 (1.14%) Oracle BPEL
14 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.43%) Amazon S3
1 6 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.43%) Amazon SQS
1 6 (3.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.00%) Internet
2 10 (5.71%) AMQP
3 9 (5.14%) HTTP
4 8 (4.57%) Intranet
4 8 (4.57%) Extranet
4 8 (4.57%) Firewall
5 5 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (0.57%) Broadband
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 32 (18.29%) MySQL
3 23 (13.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (10.86%) MongoDB
4 19 (10.86%) Relational Database
5 18 (10.29%) SQL Server
6 14 (8.00%) Hadoop
6 14 (8.00%) Big Data
7 12 (6.86%) NoSQL
8 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (3.43%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.29%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.29%) DB2
12 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.57%) Jackrabbit
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 45 (25.71%) Maven
2 38 (21.71%) JUnit
3 32 (18.29%) Ant
3 32 (18.29%) Subversion
4 31 (17.71%) Eclipse
5 29 (16.57%) JIRA
5 29 (16.57%) Jenkins
6 16 (9.14%) Cucumber
7 14 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 13 (7.43%) Hudson
9 11 (6.29%) Mercurial
9 11 (6.29%) Eclipse RCP
10 10 (5.71%) Gradle
11 7 (4.00%) Toad
12 5 (2.86%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 2 (1.14%) Bugzilla
14 2 (1.14%) Mockito
14 2 (1.14%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 14 (8.00%) Banking
2 12 (6.86%) Finance
3 11 (6.29%) Publishing
4 9 (5.14%) Retail
5 6 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.71%) Front Office
6 3 (1.71%) Back Office
7 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.14%) iGaming
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.57%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 135 (77.14%) Developer
2 112 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.43%) Architect
4 16 (9.14%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (8.57%) WebSphere Developer
6 12 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.14%) Analyst
8 8 (4.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.00%) Java Architect
9 7 (4.00%) Web Analyst
9 7 (4.00%) Web Support Analyst
9 7 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.43%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.43%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.43%) C++/Java Developer
11 4 (2.29%) WebLogic Administrator
11 4 (2.29%) Administrator
11 4 (2.29%) Technical Architect
12 3 (1.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (56.00%) J2EE
2 94 (53.71%) Web Services
3 67 (38.29%) HTML
4 64 (36.57%) XML
5 62 (35.43%) JSP
6 61 (34.86%) Hibernate
7 58 (33.14%) Spring
8 49 (28.00%) CSS
9 48 (27.43%) Servlets
10 43 (24.57%) JDBC
10 43 (24.57%) JSON
11 42 (24.00%) Java EE
11 42 (24.00%) EJB 3.0
12 38 (21.71%) JPA
13 31 (17.71%) JMS
14 26 (14.86%) JSF
15 23 (13.14%) Middleware
16 21 (12.00%) RESTful
16 21 (12.00%) JAXB
16 21 (12.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Open Source
2 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.71%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.71%) UNIX
2 44 (25.14%) Linux
3 21 (12.00%) Windows
4 15 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.29%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.43%) Scrum
3 45 (25.71%) TDD
4 42 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (23.43%) MVC
6 30 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
8 24 (13.71%) Workflow
9 23 (13.14%) OO
10 21 (12.00%) UML
11 19 (10.86%) Unit Testing
12 18 (10.29%) Process Management
12 18 (10.29%) User Stories
13 15 (8.57%) SOA
14 14 (8.00%) EAI
14 14 (8.00%) Software Testing
15 13 (7.43%) OOP
15 13 (7.43%) Configuration Management
16 11 (6.29%) RAD
17 10 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (94.86%) Java
2 58 (33.14%) SQL
3 45 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.00%) Python
5 12 (6.86%) C
6 10 (5.71%) Clojure
7 9 (5.14%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.14%) Perl
7 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.57%) Ruby
9 7 (4.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (3.43%) C#
10 6 (3.43%) C++
10 6 (3.43%) JPQL
11 5 (2.86%) PHP
12 4 (2.29%) XPath
12 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.14%) VB6
13 2 (1.14%) VB
13 2 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 35 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (19.43%) DV Cleared
3 26 (14.86%) Degree
4 7 (4.00%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.71%) VCP4
6 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) SLA
1 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Varnish
2 4 (2.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.71%) Puppet
1 10 (5.71%) Vagrant
2 5 (2.86%) yum
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 101 (57.71%) Oracle
2 18 (10.29%) Red Hat
3 16 (9.14%) Sybase
4 10 (5.71%) IBM
4 10 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 6 (3.43%) Remedy
6 6 (3.43%) Sun
7 2 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.57%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.57%) Perforce
8 1 (0.57%) BEA
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