The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 484 407 428
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +21
Contract jobs citing EJB 78 151 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 1.13% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 74 64
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £322 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13307 14069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.90% 28.55% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8978 8639 8735
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 265 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
EJB
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -58 35 £416 -2.11% 12
North West +14 21 £375 +7.14% 3
South East -30 10 £265 -25.35% 7
South West -31 7 £400 +14.28% 2
East Midlands -13 5 £265 -55.83% 2
East of England -27 4 £265 - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £405 +24.61% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North East - - - - 1
EJB
UK

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 143 (94.70%) Java
2 74 (49.01%) Oracle
3 66 (43.71%) JSP
4 64 (42.38%) J2EE
5 58 (38.41%) Spring
6 55 (36.42%) JavaScript
7 54 (35.76%) SQL
7 54 (35.76%) XML
7 54 (35.76%) JMS
8 50 (33.11%) Web Services
8 50 (33.11%) Servlets
9 48 (31.79%) HTML
10 47 (31.13%) WebSphere
11 46 (30.46%) UML
12 45 (29.80%) Hibernate
12 45 (29.80%) Relational Database
13 44 (29.14%) Linux
13 44 (29.14%) JUnit
14 41 (27.15%) JBoss
15 39 (25.83%) UNIX
16 38 (25.17%) Struts
16 38 (25.17%) Finance
16 38 (25.17%) EJB 3.0
17 35 (23.18%) Ant
17 35 (23.18%) Eclipse
18 34 (22.52%) Subversion
18 34 (22.52%) Maven
18 34 (22.52%) Java EE
19 33 (21.85%) Ajax
20 29 (19.21%) WebLogic

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 47 (31.13%) WebSphere
2 29 (19.21%) WebLogic
3 18 (11.92%) MQSeries
4 17 (11.26%) Tomcat
4 17 (11.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (9.93%) GlassFish
6 13 (8.61%) Confluence
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (5.30%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (4.64%) Escenic
8 7 (4.64%) CMS
9 4 (2.65%) Apache
10 3 (1.99%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.66%) Jetty
12 1 (0.66%) Mule
12 1 (0.66%) JCAPS
Applications
1 16 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) Tridion
2 3 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.66%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (0.66%) HFM
3 1 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Internet
2 5 (3.31%) FTP
3 3 (1.99%) HTTP
3 3 (1.99%) LDAP
3 3 (1.99%) AMQP
4 1 (0.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.80%) Relational Database
2 28 (18.54%) RDBMS
3 17 (11.26%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.60%) DB2
4 16 (10.60%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.28%) MySQL
6 8 (5.30%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.64%) Big Data
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.32%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.66%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.66%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 44 (29.14%) JUnit
2 35 (23.18%) Ant
2 35 (23.18%) Eclipse
3 34 (22.52%) Subversion
3 34 (22.52%) Maven
4 20 (13.25%) JIRA
5 14 (9.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 11 (7.28%) Log4j
7 7 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (3.31%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.31%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (3.31%) Gerrit
10 4 (2.65%) Gradle
10 4 (2.65%) Apache Ivy
11 3 (1.99%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.99%) Hudson
12 2 (1.32%) ERwin
12 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.66%) Mockito
General
1 38 (25.17%) Finance
2 15 (9.93%) Retail
3 13 (8.61%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.62%) Banking
5 7 (4.64%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.97%) German Language
6 6 (3.97%) Front Office
7 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.65%) Multimedia
8 4 (2.65%) Back Office
8 4 (2.65%) Advertising
9 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.66%) Publishing
10 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.66%) Legal
10 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 108 (71.52%) Developer
2 93 (61.59%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.92%) Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (9.27%) Architect
7 12 (7.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (7.28%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (6.62%) Solutions Analyst
10 8 (5.30%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (5.30%) J2EE Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.30%) Programmer
11 7 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Java Programmer
11 7 (4.64%) Developer Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Senior Programmer
11 7 (4.64%) Senior Java Programmer
12 5 (3.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (43.71%) JSP
2 64 (42.38%) J2EE
3 58 (38.41%) Spring
4 54 (35.76%) XML
4 54 (35.76%) JMS
5 50 (33.11%) Servlets
5 50 (33.11%) Web Services
6 48 (31.79%) HTML
7 45 (29.80%) Hibernate
8 38 (25.17%) Struts
8 38 (25.17%) EJB 3.0
9 34 (22.52%) Java EE
10 33 (21.85%) Ajax
11 27 (17.88%) jQuery
12 25 (16.56%) JPA
12 25 (16.56%) CSS
13 23 (15.23%) JSF
14 21 (13.91%) JDBC
14 21 (13.91%) SOAP
15 19 (12.58%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Web 2.0
2 8 (5.30%) PMI
2 8 (5.30%) Clustering
2 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.64%) Open Source
3 7 (4.64%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.65%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (2.65%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.32%) Derivative
6 2 (1.32%) DataPower
7 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.66%) Life Science
7 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.14%) Linux
2 39 (25.83%) UNIX
3 16 (10.60%) Solaris
4 11 (7.28%) HPUX
5 10 (6.62%) Windows
6 5 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.65%) Android
8 2 (1.32%) CentOS
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.46%) UML
2 28 (18.54%) OO
3 25 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (15.89%) SOA
5 23 (15.23%) E-Commerce
5 23 (15.23%) Scrum
6 18 (11.92%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (9.93%) Migration
8 14 (9.27%) TDD
8 14 (9.27%) MVC
8 14 (9.27%) RAD
9 13 (8.61%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.28%) ITIL
10 11 (7.28%) Project Management
10 11 (7.28%) Content Management
10 11 (7.28%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.28%) Multithreading
11 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.96%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 143 (94.70%) Java
2 55 (36.42%) JavaScript
3 54 (35.76%) SQL
4 22 (14.57%) PL/SQL
5 14 (9.27%) Perl
5 14 (9.27%) XPath
6 13 (8.61%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.96%) C#
8 8 (5.30%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.64%) Scala
10 6 (3.97%) PHP
11 4 (2.65%) VBA
11 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.99%) Python
13 2 (1.32%) XQuery
13 2 (1.32%) Ruby
13 2 (1.32%) C
13 2 (1.32%) Clojure
14 1 (0.66%) C++
14 1 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Degree
2 19 (12.58%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.61%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.30%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.31%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.99%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.66%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.26%) QA
2 6 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) OpenSSO
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (49.01%) Oracle
2 41 (27.15%) JBoss
3 17 (11.26%) IBM
3 17 (11.26%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.27%) Sybase
5 11 (7.28%) Interwoven
5 11 (7.28%) ATG
5 11 (7.28%) Blue Martini
5 11 (7.28%) Elastic Path
6 10 (6.62%) TIBCO
7 9 (5.96%) Sun
8 6 (3.97%) SAP
8 6 (3.97%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.97%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.99%) InterSystems
9 3 (1.99%) BEA
10 2 (1.32%) Adobe
11 1 (0.66%) Calypso
11 1 (0.66%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.66%) Ab Initio
Warwickshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £280 - £325 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago