The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 388 354 361
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Contract jobs citing EJB 38 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.84% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 31
Average daily rate
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£435 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £85.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
EJB
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7449 7839 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.21% 30.94% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5519 5701 5190
Average daily rate £420 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +6.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in London

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in London

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in London

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in London

EJB
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
City of London 0 8 £435 +8.75% 2
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 73 (97.33%) Java
2 45 (60.00%) JSP
3 39 (52.00%) J2EE
4 36 (48.00%) Web Services
5 32 (42.67%) Servlets
6 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
7 29 (38.67%) SQL
8 28 (37.33%) Oracle
9 25 (33.33%) HTML
10 24 (32.00%) CSS
10 24 (32.00%) MVC
10 24 (32.00%) WebSphere
11 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (29.33%) JDBC
11 22 (29.33%) XML
11 22 (29.33%) Struts
12 19 (25.33%) UNIX
13 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
13 18 (24.00%) JMS
14 17 (22.67%) Linux
14 17 (22.67%) Spring
15 15 (20.00%) JBoss
15 15 (20.00%) WebLogic
16 14 (18.67%) Finance
16 14 (18.67%) Maven
16 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
17 13 (17.33%) REST
17 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
17 13 (17.33%) SOA
18 12 (16.00%) JUnit

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (20.00%) JBoss
3 7 (9.33%) Apache
3 7 (9.33%) Confluence
4 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.33%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.33%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (1.33%) HFM
2 1 (1.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Internet
2 6 (8.00%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) SSL
4 2 (2.67%) LDAP
4 2 (2.67%) SMTP
4 2 (2.67%) FTP
5 1 (1.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.67%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.67%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) DataStage
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Essbase
6 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Maven
2 12 (16.00%) JUnit
3 9 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (12.00%) Ant
4 8 (10.67%) Hudson
4 8 (10.67%) Subversion
5 7 (9.33%) JIRA
6 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (4.00%) Artifactory
8 3 (4.00%) Redmine
8 3 (4.00%) Bugzilla
8 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.67%) ERwin
10 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.33%) TestNG
10 1 (1.33%) EasyMock
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) German Language
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Architect
4 10 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Java Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Portal Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) JSP
2 39 (52.00%) J2EE
3 36 (48.00%) Web Services
4 32 (42.67%) Servlets
5 25 (33.33%) HTML
6 24 (32.00%) CSS
7 22 (29.33%) JDBC
7 22 (29.33%) XML
7 22 (29.33%) Struts
8 18 (24.00%) JMS
9 17 (22.67%) Spring
10 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
10 13 (17.33%) REST
11 12 (16.00%) Taglibs
11 12 (16.00%) Ajax
11 12 (16.00%) SOAP
12 11 (14.67%) Java EE
12 11 (14.67%) Spring MVC
12 11 (14.67%) JPA
13 10 (13.33%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.00%) Open Source
3 3 (4.00%) PMI
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.67%) Life Science
4 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.33%) Economics
5 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) UNIX
2 17 (22.67%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Windows
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) MVC
2 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
5 13 (17.33%) SOA
6 12 (16.00%) TDD
6 12 (16.00%) Scrum
7 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.33%) RAD
9 9 (12.00%) OO
9 9 (12.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (10.67%) EAI
10 8 (10.67%) UML
11 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.00%) Project Management
11 6 (8.00%) DevOps
12 5 (6.67%) ITIL
13 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.33%) Migration
13 4 (5.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 73 (97.33%) Java
2 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 29 (38.67%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.00%) Python
5 6 (8.00%) Ruby
5 6 (8.00%) Clojure
6 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.00%) C
9 2 (2.67%) VBA
9 2 (2.67%) XPath
10 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.33%) XQuery
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.00%) OCPJP
4 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Varnish
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) YUM
2 2 (2.67%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) IBM
3 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.67%) Sybase
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.00%) SAP
6 3 (4.00%) Sun
7 2 (2.67%) BEA
7 2 (2.67%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.33%) Calypso
8 1 (1.33%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.33%) Brady
8 1 (1.33%) Atlassian