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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 100 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing EJB 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 1.32% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £413 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +25.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
509 379 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.47% 26.75% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 260 229
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.11 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (50.00%) JMS
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) BPEL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
4 3 (37.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (12.50%) JCAPS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Log4j
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) JMS
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) DHTML
3 3 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JDBC
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) JPA
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) BPEL
2 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle