The first table below looks at the demand for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Lancashire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 45 17 33
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing EJB 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.95% 4.78% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% 18.87% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate - £336 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.29% 25.36% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 58
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
EJB
North West

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston -10 4 - -
EJB
North West

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) RUP
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSF

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Escenic
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Programmer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 6 (100.00%) LAMP
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSF
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) RUP
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss