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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 79 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing EJB 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 0.54% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£481 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.85% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £285 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £285 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
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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
403 371 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.57% 31.26% 36.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 232 258
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 18 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) JMS
4 8 (53.33%) JBoss
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) QA
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
5 7 (46.67%) Struts
5 7 (46.67%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) JUnit
6 6 (40.00%) UML
6 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Java EE
6 6 (40.00%) JIRA
6 6 (40.00%) Confluence
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (33.33%) Scala

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) Confluence
3 5 (33.33%) Escenic
3 5 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (26.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Programmer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Java Programmer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) JMS
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) Struts
2 7 (46.67%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) Java EE
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) LAMP
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) JSF
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (33.33%) Java RMI
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) RUP
3 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Website Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) EAI
6 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Scala
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) JBoss
3 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat