The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 88 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing EJB 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 1.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£444 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
EJB
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
371 357 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.94% 29.00% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 226 210
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Java EE
3 5 (38.46%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) JMS
4 4 (30.77%) WSDL
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Ant
4 4 (30.77%) JUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Confluence
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (23.08%) JCAPS
3 3 (23.08%) Liferay
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) AMQP
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ant
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Gradle
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) Java EE
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 4 (30.77%) JMS
3 4 (30.77%) WSDL
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) JavaBeans
4 3 (23.08%) CORBA
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) JPA
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) Servlets
6 1 (7.69%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) MapReduce
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) BPEL
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) EAI
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) IBM